What is the EVO Visian ICL Lens?
EVO Visian ICL is an Implantable Collamer™ Lens. Collamer is a biocompatible material that works in harmony with the eye. The lens, slightly smaller than a typical contact lens, is implanted in the eye during a 20 to 30-minute procedure.
What are the Benefits of EVO Visian ICL?
The advantages of EVO Visian ICL include the following:
- Sharp, clear vision
- Excellent night vision
- Does not cause dry eye syndrome
- Quick procedure and recovery with minimal downtime
- A perfect option for people with thin corneas
- Built-in UV Protection
- Designed for permanent vision correction, but can be removed for added peace of mind
Who is a Candidate for Vision Correction with EVO Visian ICL?
People who want a flexible and biocompatible vision correction option and many patients who are not candidates for laser vision correction may find that Visian EVO ICL is the best procedure for them.
How is the EVO Visian ICL Lens Procedure Performed?
On the day of the procedure, your eyes will be numbed with an anesthetic eye drop, and your refractive surgeon will implant the ICL between the iris and the natural lens.
Can the EVO Visian ICL Lens be Removed?
Yes! The EVO Visian ICL is intended to provide permanent vision correction, but your surgeon can remove or upgrade it.
Will I be able to feel the EVO Visian ICL Lens?
No! Patients should not feel the lens as it does not adhere to structures within the eye and does not move once in place.
Will other people be able to see the EVO Visian ICL Lens?
No! The Visian EVO lens is placed behind your iris, where only your eye doctor can detect it.
Are there any risks with the EVO Visian ICL Procedure?
Potential complications of the EVO ICL procedure include:
- An increase in eye pressure
- The need for an additional procedure, like an ICL exchange