Slit Lamps Market Analysis | United States | 2017-2023 | MedCore

Slit Lamps Market Analysis | United States | 2017-2023 | MedCore

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Slit lamps are binocular microscopes that are coupled with illumination systems. Slit lamps are used for diagnosing a wide variety of eye conditions including cataracts, corneal injuries, retinal detachment, macular degeneration, dry eye syndrome, retinitis pigmentosa and uveitis. Basic slit lamps are used for observing anterior eye segment structures including the eyelid, cornea, lens and iris. The addition of special lenses to the slit lamps provides for the ability to view intraocular and posterior regions of the eye. Other accessories for slit lamps include ocular and objective lenses, contact tonometers, background illuminators, beam splitters and digital imaging equipment.

  • Year: 2017
  • Scope: 2013-2023
  • Region: United States
  • Published Date: 4/1/2017
  • Pages: 213
  • Type: MedCore

The market for slit lamps exhibits several notable characteristics. For example, in contrast to the markets for OCT and fundus cameras, where sales and distribution are most frequently managed directly by manufacturers or through exclusive distribution agreements, slit lamps are commonly sold by nonexclusive distributors. In addition, it is common for companies to have slit lamps made outside of their local markets, frequently in Asia. The devices are then imported and branded in the domestic market.

Slit lamps are binocular microscopes that are coupled with illumination systems. Slit lamps are used for diagnosing a wide variety of eye conditions including cataracts, corneal injuries, retinal detachment, macular degeneration, dry eye syndrome, retinitis pigmentosa and uveitis. Basic slit lamps are used for observing anterior eye segment structures including the eyelid, cornea, lens and iris. The addition of special lenses to the slit lamps provides for the ability to view intraocular and posterior regions of the eye.

Segments Covered in This Market

  • Table-Mounted Slit Lamp Market (Low-end, High-end)
  • Handheld Slit Lamp Market

Report Data Types Included

  • Unit Sales, Average Selling Prices, Market Value & Growth Trends
  • 10 Year Scope (3 Year Historical + 7 Year Forecast Period)
  • Market Drivers & Limiters for Each Segment
  • Competitive Analysis with Market Shares
  • Product Portfolios
  • Related Press Releases from Top Competitors

Companies Analyzed

Haag-Streit products focus on premium price range devices in all market segments, which reflect the quality of their products and their focus on top service. Topcon manufactures both high- and low-end table mounted slit lamps. Marco has a distribution agreement with Nidek and distributes their slit lamps in the United States. Other companies analyzed include CSO, Keeler, Reichert, Carl Zeiss Meditec and Kowa.

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The "US Market Report Suite for Diagnostic Ophthalmic Devices 2017 - MedSuite" includes analysis on the following companies currently active in this market:
Carl Zeiss Meditec
Topcon
Optovue
Heidelberg Engineering
Haag-Streit
Nidek/Marco
Reichert
Canon
Oculus
Keeler
Sonomed
Quantel

Others

Heine USA
CSO
Zeimer Ophthalmic
Accutome
Tomey
Kowa
iCare
Alcon
DGH Koi
Synemed
AMO
Bausch & Lomb
Merge Healthcare
Others Include: Bioptigen, Bon Optic, CentreVue, Huvitz, iOptics, iViews, JEDMED, Meda, Medmont, Modernizing Medicine, Nianjing RedSun Optical, Nikon, Opto Global, Optomed, Paradigm, Propper Manufacturing, Shin Nippon, Sonogage, Tracey Technologies, Volk, Welch-Allyn, etc.
*Not all companies are currently active in every segment or sub-report from this suite. For more details contact an iData Research Product Advisor.




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