Plusoptix - medical vision screening

PlusoptiX - Plusoptix - medical vision screening - Trennlinie

Welcome to America's website of Plusoptix!

This website strives to provide you with information about the company and its products in the context of the all-American marketplace (North, Latin and South America). European specific information is provided on our website.

Plusoptix is a German based manufacturer of medical devices. All product development (hard- and software) as well as manufacturing is performed in-house at our Nuremberg, Germany headquarters. A North American sales and after sales service center is located in Atlanta, GA. In addition our company is represented in 60+ countries around the world by independent Sales Partners.

Scientists around the world rely on PowerRef 3, a unique, 3rd generation successor of PowerRefractor. It’s an instrument to measure accommodation in spherical, convergence and pupil size changes in real time. Based on this state-of-the-art technology Vision Screening devices and Pediatric Autorefractors were derived first in 2004 and 2008 respectively. By keeping a focus on these three product lines Plusoptix has become technology and market leader in user and patient friendly ophthalmic measurement instruments.

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  • Year 2014

    RedDot award 2014 winner
    Year 2014
  • “Vision health leaders team up with pediatricians to reduce irreversible vision disorder in children by using the latest cutting edge vision screening technology”

    August 24, 2016


    August, 2016
  • World Sight Day helps elevate Lions Clubs commitment to become “Knights of the Blind”

    September 26, 2016


    September, 2016
  • Personal Service And "Hassle-Free Warranty" Grows Customer Loyalty For A Leading Vision Screening Company In America

    November 1, 2016


    Personal Service And 'Hassle-Free Warranty' Grows Customer Loyalty For A Leading Vision Screening Company In America
  • Year 1998

    Invention of PowerRefractor (first instrument taking refraction measurements in both eyes simultaneously)
    Year 1998
  • Year 2001

    Foundation of Plusoptix in Nuremberg, Germany
    Year 2001
  • Year 2004

    Invention of an automated Vision Screening device called plusoptiX S04 (first instrument providing an instant pass/refer result)
    Year 2004
  • Year 2006

    Year 2006
  • Year 2007

    Expanding business to USA
    Year 2007
  • Year 2008

    Introduction of Pediatric Autorefractor plusoptiX A08 (first autorefractor especially designed for infants)
    Year 2008
  • Year 2009

    Introduction of “plusoptiX 09” hardware platform (acquisition time < 1 second)
    Year 2009
  • Year 2010

    Expanding business to Canada
    Year 2010
  • Year 2011

    Expanding business to Latin and South America with an office in Bogota, Colombia
    Year 2011
  • Year 2012

    Introduction of “plusoptiX 12” hardware platform (acquisition time < 0.5 second)
    Year 2012
  • Year 2014

    Corporate partner of Lions KidSight USA
    Year 2014