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Sclera-related patent applications - as published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).


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Topology guided ocular lens design
Eyedeal Scanning, Llc
April 19, 2018 - N°20180107021

A method and system for generating a three-dimensional model of a contact lens with a front and a back surface, in which the entire back surface consists of an array of independent data points shaped to conform to three-dimensional data provided by an ocular topographer. The sampling density is sufficiently high to characterize anomalies or injuries anywhere in the eye ...
Therapeutic ultrasound for eye disorder
Olympic Ophthalmics, Inc.
April 19, 2018 - N°20180104514

Methods and devices are described which allow sound waves to be safely be applied to the eyelid of an eye of a patient or through the eyelid to other structures in the eye or to or through structures in the facial region to effect changes to one or more structures in and around the eye or directly through the cornea ...
Biometric information acquisition method and device for same
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
April 05, 2018 - N°20180096119

A method for a device to acquire biometric information includes acquiring a plurality of images including an ocular region using an infrared ray (ir) image sensor, detecting a sclera region in each of the plurality of acquired images, sensing a change of the detected sclera region, and determining biometric information based on information on the sensed change of the sclera ...
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Glaucoma treatment device
Novartis Ag
April 05, 2018 - N°20180092775

Methods and devices are adapted for implanting into the eye. An incision is formed in the cornea of the eye and a shunt is inserted through the incision into the anterior chamber of the eye. The shunt includes a fluid passageway. The shunt is passed along a pathway from the anterior chamber through the scleral spur of the eye into ...
Systems and methods for the treatment of eye conditions
Tear Film Innovations, Inc.
April 05, 2018 - N°20180092773

Systems, methods, and devices used to treat eyelids, meibomian glands, ducts, and surrounding tissue are described herein. In some embodiments, an eye treatment device is disclosed, which includes a scleral shield positionable proximate an inner surface of an eyelid, the scleral shield being made of, or coated with, an energy-absorbing material activated by a light energy, and an energy transducer ...
Neural network for eye image segmentation and image quality estimation
Magic Leap, Inc.
March 29, 2018 - N°20180089834

Systems and methods for eye image segmentation and image quality estimation are disclosed. In one aspect, after receiving an eye image, a device such as an augmented reality device can process the eye image using a convolutional neural network with a merged architecture to generate both a segmented eye image and a quality estimation of the eye image. The segmented ...
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Synthetic flap for trabeculectomy procedures
Novartis Ag
February 22, 2018 - N°20180049865

A method includes forming a conjunctival incision in a patient's eye, attaching a synthetic flap to the patient's eye within the conjunctival incision, forming a scleral tunnel underneath the synthetic flap, the scleral tunnel extending from an exterior of a sclera to an anterior chamber of the patient's eye, and closing the conjunctival incision.
Hybrid ophthalmic interface apparatus
Amo Development, Llc
February 08, 2018 - N°20180036168

Apparatus and methods are provided for interfacing an ophthalmic surgical laser with an eye using a patient interface (pi). The pi may include a closed, fluid-filled bladder having fiducials that contacts and deforms to the eye. Or, the pi may have an applanation lens with an outer ring portion and an inner concave portion for receiving the apex of the ...
Uveoscleral drug delivery implant and methods for implanting the same
Dose Medical Corporation
February 01, 2018 - N°20180028361

Devices and methods for treating intraocular pressure are disclosed. The devices include drug delivery implants for treating ocular tissue. Optionally, the devices also include shunts for draining aqueous humor from the anterior chamber to the uveoscleral outflow pathway, including the supraciliary space and the suprachoroidal space. The drug delivery implants can be implanted in ab interno or ab externo procedures.
Methods and devices for drug delivery to ocular tissue using microneedle
Georgia Tech Research Corporation
February 01, 2018 - N°20180028357

Methods and devices are provided for targeted administration of a drug to a patient's eye. In one embodiment, the method includes inserting a hollow microneedle into the sclera of the eye at an insertion site and infusing a fluid drug formulation through the inserted microneedle and into the suprachoroidal space of the eye, wherein the infused fluid drug formulation flows ...
Method for placing implant in choroid that can less invasively and simply place implant in ...
February 01, 2018 - N°20180028356

An implant is placed in the choroid in the posterior eye segment. The conjunctiva is incised, and an injection needle is inserted between the conjunctiva and the sclera. The tip of the injection needle is advanced to the vicinity of the optic disc along the surface of the sclera. After placing a vitrectomy lens over the cornea so that the ...
Iris boundary estimation using cornea curvature
Magic Leap, Inc.
January 18, 2018 - N°20180018515

Examples of systems and methods for determining a limbic boundary of an iris of an eye are provided. Properties of the corneal bulge can be computed from eye images. An intersection of the corneal bulge with the eye surface (e. G., sclera) can be determined as the limbic boundary. The determined limbic boundary can be used for iris segmentation or ...
Light therapy for eyelash growth
Tear Film Innovations, Inc.
January 04, 2018 - N°20180001108

Systems, methods, and devices for promoting eyelash hair growth includes an energy transducer, positionable proximate the eyelid, configured to provide light energy to a user's eyelids at an output wavelength suitable for stimulating eyelash hair growth, and a scleral shield, positionable inside of the eyelid, to protect the eye from the light energy. The device may be powered by an ...
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Glaucoma treatment devices and methods
Microoptx Inc.
December 28, 2017 - N°20170367888

Devices can be implanted in an eye to treat glaucoma. The devices described herein include a body defining a lumen and having first and second ends and external and lumenal surfaces. The body has a length sufficient to provide fluid communication between the anterior chamber and tear film of the eye through the lumen when the device is implanted in ...
Device and method for prosthetic rehabilitation of the retina
Commissariat A L'energie Atomique Et Aux Energies Alternatives
December 28, 2017 - N°20170367813

A device for prosthetic vision rehabilitation, which includes a scleral explant with a shape that is suitable for being in contact with at least one portion of the sclera of an eye, and at least one inducer arranged on the scleral explant.
Intraocular drug delivery
Aquesys, Inc.
December 07, 2017 - N°20170348150

An ab externo method of placing an intraocular implant into an eye can include advancing a needle, in which the implant is disposed, into the eye through conjunctiva and sclera of the eye. The implant can include a drug deliverable to the eye. The implant can thereafter be released to be anchored in the eye and elute the drug to ...
Apparatus and formulations for suprachoroidal drug delivery
Clearside Biomedical, Inc.
November 30, 2017 - N°20170340560

Drug formulations, devices and methods are provided to deliver biologically active substances to the eye. The formulations are delivered into scleral tissues adjacent to or into the suprachoroidal space without damage to the underlying choroid. One class of formulations is provided wherein the formulation is localized in the suprachoroidal space near the region into which it is administered. Another class ...
Eye covering and refractive correction methods and apparatus having improved tear flow, comfort, and/or ...
November 02, 2017 - N°20170315380

An eye covering such as a contact lens may comprise one or more structures to pump tear liquid under the covering such that the covering can remain in the eye and correct vision for an extended amount of time. In many embodiments, the covering comprises a material having fenestrations to draw tear liquid under the covering and an outer portion ...
Systems and methods for delivering an ocular implant to the suprachoroidal space within an eye
November 02, 2017 - N°20170312124

Delivery devices, systems and methods are provided for inserting an implant into an eye. The delivery or inserter devices or systems can be used to dispose or implant an ocular stent or implant, such as a shunt, in communication with the suprachoroidal space, uveal scleral outflow pathway, uveoscleral outflow path or supraciliary space of the eye. The implant can drain ...
Scleral prosthesis for treating presbyopia and other eye disorders and related devices and methods
October 19, 2017 - N°20170296329

A scleral prosthesis includes an elongated body having a first free end and a second free end opposite the first free end. A maximum width of the body at each end is wider than a maximum width of the body between the ends. The body includes multiple first portions that form the first free end of the body and a ...
Patient interface device for laser methods and systems
Lensar, Inc.
October 12, 2017 - N°20170290703

An optical interface device having an opening for an optical path that can be non-circular and having engagement members having gradually varying angles of engagement. An embodiment of the interface device can be a one size fits all device, providing a configuration that fits in all typical eye openings, including narrow palpebral fissures and small eyes, while providing optical path ...
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