IOP Inc. Expands Gold Eyelid Weight Line Through Introduction of Suture Groove Slim™ Technology
COSTA MESA, California – March 15, 2002 – IOP Inc., the premier developer and distributor of specialty devices for surgery, announced the introduction of Suture Groove Slim™ Eyelid Gold Weights for surgical treatment of lagophthalmos.
Compared to traditional gold weight implants, the Suture Groove Slim™ weights are 40% narrower, providing a more-contoured, less conspicuous appearance within the eyelid. This configuration, along with the recessed suture channels, allows for a more stable fixation, establishing the SutureGroove™ Slim the most innovative gold eyelid weight available today.
“Our customers asked for it and we delivered.” said Erik Melling, Director of Sales-U.S. of IOP Inc. “With the introduction of our Suture Groove Slim, we now have the most comprehensive and most innovative line of gold eyelid weights on the market. We are dedicated to meet the specific needs of our customers.”
All SutureGroove™ Eyelid Gold Weights are forged from pure gold and come sterile with easy “Peel and Stick” tracking labels for effortless patient recording. Each weight is quality-inspected for a smooth surface with rounded, tapered edges and is weight verified for accuracy.
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