Phacoemulsification (“phaco”) offers the surgeon the ability to break the cataract nucleus into smaller pieces resulting in a fine emulsion of material, all of which can be removed through the probe used to achieve the breakup. As a result, it is possible to minimize trauma to the structures of the eye and to have minimal impact on its shape as a consequence of modern cataract surgery.
This category has a number of suppliers with various features available on each system. HealthTrust members have exclusive access to a matrix profiling these features. It can be found within the contract package on the Member Portal. If you do not have access to the Member Portal, contact your local supply chain administrator or HealthTrust Account Manager to request a copy of the matrix.