Jan 27, 2018

Implantable Bionic Lens could give you lasting, perfect eyesight

Posted by in categories: biotech/medical, cyborgs, transhumanism

Imagine being able to see three times better than 20/20 vision without wearing glasses or contacts — even at age 100 or more — with the help of bionic lenses implanted in your eyes.

Dr. Garth Webb, an optometrist in British Columbia who invented the Ocumetics Bionic Lens, says patients would have perfect vision and that driving glasses, progressive lenses and contact lenses would become a dim memory as the eye-care industry is transformed.

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  • Lynda Jamison on April 18, 2018 11:30 am

    I’m in the bottom 5% for vision. Can only wear gas permeable lenses. 20/25 is the best they can correct my eyes. Needless to say I am interested and very excited!!! Would love to be in a clinical trial group!!

  • Annylide Alonso on April 26, 2018 1:04 pm

    When would it be possible, to start the operation of the Bionic Lens and how much would be the cost?

  • Annylide Alonso on April 26, 2018 1:09 pm

    Could you please let me know, if you already release the Bionic Lens?

  • Eric Klien on May 1, 2018 7:45 am

    @Annylide Alonso The bionic lens hasn’t been released yet.