History milestones

SCHWIND has been setting new standards in eye laser technology since 1992.

For over a quarter century, SCHWIND innovations have repeatedly raised the bar in refractive and therapeutic corneal surgery. Here are just a few of the sophisticated technologies SCHWIND has developed and taken to market:

Product upgrade 1050RS/750S/500E
2017 PRODUCT UPGRADE

SCHWIND AMARIS 1050RS/750S/500E

  • Penetrating keratoplasty (KPL)
Product upgrade 1050RS/750S/500E
2016 PRODUCT UPGRADE

SCHWIND AMARIS 1050RS/750S/500E

  • SmartSurfACE  touch-free surface treatment

Product upgrade 1050RS/750S/500E
2015 PRODUCT UPGRADE

SCHWIND AMARIS 1050RS/750S/500E

  • SmartPulse Technology

Product upgrade Amaris 1050RS/750S/500E
2013 PRODUCT UPGRADE

SCHWIND AMARIS 1050RS/750S/500E

  • PresbyMAX Hybrid

Product launch Amaris 1050RS
2013 PRODUCT LAUNCH

SCHWIND AMARIS 1050RS

  • 1050 Hz pulse rate

  • 7D eye tracking

Product upgrade Amaris 750S/500E
2012 PRODUCT UPGRADE

SCHWIND AMARIS 750S/500E

  • Corneal collagen crosslinking (CXL)

  • Refraction-neutral PTK

  • PresbyMAX μ-Monovision

Product launch Amaris 750S
2010 PRODUCT LAUNCH

SCHWIND AMARIS 750S

  • 750 Hz pulse rate

  • 6D eye tracking

Produkt upgrade Amaris500
2009 PRODUCT UPGRADE

SCHWIND AMARIS 500

  • PresbyMAX for treating presbyopia

  • TransPRK touch-free surface treatment

Product launch Amaris Excimer laser
2007 PRODUCT LAUNCH

SCHWIND AMARIS 500 Excimer Laser

  • 500 Hz pulse rate

  • 0.54 mm beam size

  • 5D eye tracking (1050 Hz)

Product upgrade Esiris
2005 PRODUCT UPGRADE

SCHWIND ESIRIS

  • Aspherical ablation profiles

  • Online pachymetry

Product upgrade Esiris
2002 PRODUCT UPGRADE

SCHWIND ESIRIS

  • Corneal wavefront

  • Ocular wavefront

Product launch Esiris Excimer
2001 PRODUCT LAUNCH

SCHWIND ESIRIS Excimer Laser

  • 200 Hz pulse rate

  • 0.8 mm beam size

  • Eye tracking (300 Hz)

Product upgrade Keratom Multiscan
1998 PRODUCT UPGRADE

SCHWIND KERATOM Multiscan

  • Active eye tracking

  • Mixed astigmatism treatment

Product upgrade Keratom F
1996 PRODUCT UPGRADE

SCHWIND KERATOM F

  • Fractal masks

Product upgrade Keratom II
1994 PRODUCT UPGRADE

SCHWIND KERATOM II

  • Passive eye tracking (50 Hz)

  • Hyperopia treatment

Product launch Keratom Broadbeam laser
1992 PRODUCT LAUNCH

SCHWIND KERATOM Broadbeam Laser

  • 10 Hz pulse rate 

  • 8 mm beam size

  • Treatment of myopia and astigmatism