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 www.plusoptix.eu 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.
Year 1998Invention of PowerRefractor (first instrument taking refraction measurements in both eyes simultaneously)
Year 2004Invention of an automated Vision Screening device called plusoptiX S04 (first instrument providing an instant pass/refer result)
Year 2008Introduction of Pediatric Autorefractor plusoptiX A08 (first autorefractor especially designed for infants)
Year 2014Corporate partner of Lions KidSight USA
Press release no. 1/2016
“Vision health leaders team up with pediatricians to reduce irreversible vision disorder in children by using the latest cutting edge vision screening technology”