Nidek has announced the launch of the GYC-500 Vixi Green Scan Laser Photocoagulator / GYC-500 Green Laser photocoagulator, according to a company news release. The GYC-500 Vixi / GYC-500 is a solid state green laser that achieves stable treatment outcomes for multiple applications including, retinal photocoagulation, trabeculoplasty, and iridotomy.
This multifunction laser is housed in a small console. The space-saving design allows portability to virtually any room. The 5.7-inch color touchscreen LCD includes an intuitive graphic user interface for quick and easy setup and verification of treatment parameters, according to Nidek.
A wide range of selectable delivery units are available for the GYC-500 Vixi / GYC-500. In addition to conventional single delivery units, scan delivery units are added to a wide range of green laser delivery systems. Incorporating Vixi scan delivery units into the GYC-500 enables laser treatments with various scan patterns. The GYC-500 Vixi has 22 preprogrammed scan patterns to allow treatment of varying retinal pathologies, enhancing treatment efficiency and reducing patient chair time.
The user-friendly features and wide range of delivery options incorporated in the GYC-500 Vixi / GYC-500 allow versatility for in-office use and the surgical suite.