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Oct 11 2017

XEN Glaucoma Implant Video

posted by: Janet Swartz, EdD

During a recent webinar, Dr. Jim Thimons discussed the XEN Glaucoma Implant, developed by AqueSys, Inc., an Allergan affiliate. The XEN is a permanent, collagan-derived, gelatin implant that can be implanted independently of cataract surgery to reduce IOP. There was a video in his presentation that did not work on WebEx. If you would like to see the short, one-minute animation showing how the device is implanted, click on the triangle in the middle of the screen below (there is no sound on the video). If you would like more information about the XEN implant, click on this link to the XEN Impant website: XEN Implant website.