The way we care for patients has changed
The COVID-19 pandemic ushered in a new normal in eye care. Topcon Healthcare is here to support you by providing you with the tools and resources needed to keep you and your patients safe.
Topcon Healthcare has solutions to navigate these unprecedented times.
Online learning opportunities
Recognizing the need for continuing education and networking in the absence of face-to-face events, Topcon has organized a series of webinars and online learning opportunities.
Flexible financing options
The COVID-19 pandemic has placed enormous financial burdens on eye care practices. Topcon has the flexible solutions you need to offset this, including extended payment terms and flexible leasing options.
Service and Repair Support
Our Customer Service Department is open and ready to assist you. We are offering virtual support and 1-on-1 product training as well as other innovative ways to get you up and running and keep your practice operating efficiently.
In the absence of live events, Topcon converted to an online event platform, Topcon Expo, to allow you to continue to connect with our clinical product experts.
Cleaning and Disinfecting Procedures for Topcon Devices
Topcon device user manuals include cleaning and disinfecting procedures to minimize the spread of infectious diseases. These recommendations conform to guidelines from the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Topcon recommends following the instructions outlined in the user manual for each instrument.
- Forehead rest
- Chin rest
- Chin rest bars/pins
- Device body cover
- Touch panel
For daily cleaning, a dry cloth can be used to wipe off stains. Alternatively, a wet cloth soaked in warm water, mixed with neutral detergent, can be used when there is visible staining.
Please refer to the device user manual for a complete list of recommended cleaning and disinfecting agents and procedures.
If there are smudges or fingerprints on the lens, please refer to Service News No. 19-M-029 (Maintenance cleaning manual for objective lens cleaning) for cleaning procedures and contact your local Topcon representative for cleaning kits.
Topcon Healthcare COVID-19 Resources
Solutions that put you and your patients at ease.
Our best-of-breed digital phoropter that records a full 21 point refraction test and offers over 4 meters or 13 feet of patient distance. Color-coded cross cylinder lenses and corneal illumination are available in an easy-to-use interface.
*DC-4 is compatible with SL-D301, SL-D701, SL-D7, SL-D8Z, SL-D2, SL-D4. The DC-4 comes standard with the EZ Capture software and it is easy to install in virtually and PC computer. EZ Capture allows live viewing from the slit lamp as well as capturing still images and video clips.
**Topcon Breath Shields are designed to reduce exposure to airborne contaminants, but they are not proven to prevent the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) or other infectious diseases. Please refer to the CDC’s website for specific guidance on how to protect yourself and others from spread of disease, https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html.
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Whether you need product information or want to learn more about disinfecting your Topcon Healthcare product, we are here to help.