Micro Ophthalmic Ocular Implants

Donna Bibber shares insight about micro ophthalmic ocular implants and the continued impact of micro mold manufacturing on worldwide growth in the next five years. Micro ophthalmic and intraocular implants continue to be one of the largest and fastest-growing global micro medical and pharma micro device market sectors. Driven by a baby boomer aging population, technology innovations, and vast, rapidly emerging markets in China and India, the ophthalmic devices [...]

January 16th, 2020|

Scalability of Micro-Intraocular Implants and Devices

Donna Bibber discusses some of these micro-intraocular implants and devices and the scalability challenges associated with each, from the perspective of a plastics engineer. Recent developments and new-to-market intra-ocular devices and implants have led to the successful treatment of a number of ophthalmological conditions of varying seriousness and complexity such as: Glaucoma Cataracts Retinal detachment Diabetic retinopathy Age-related macular degeneration Uveitis Dry-eye syndrome. Treatment of these conditions often requires [...]

January 16th, 2020|

How to approach today’s micro moulding challenges Part 1: Tooling-the enabler

Challenges in micro molding have not changed much at all in the past 20–30 years. The solutions to these challenges, however, have changed significantly. The most challenging attribute for micro molding matches up with the highest risk mitigation factor—tooling. For this reason, the top 10 micro molders in the world have in-house tooling design and fabrication capabilities. Outsourcing a micro moulding project to a micro moulder that has in-house [...]

February 28th, 2019|

Isometric’s Microns Matter™ Proven Process for Medical Micro Molding

Micro molding for critical applications requires extreme precision and a consistent, proven process. After all, micro-sized components are often the key enabling elements of Class II or Class III medical devices and drug delivery devices which, because of their size, often require micron-level tolerances. With 30 years’ experience in micro injection molding, Isometric Micro Molding has developed a best-practice risk assessment strategy called “Microns Matter™”, which is used for [...]

June 12th, 2018|

Isometric Micro Molding to present at Antec 2018

Isometric Micro Molding is proud to present at the distinguished Antec 2018.  Isometric's presentation will be based on a case study for risk assessment strategy for a Class III implantable drug delivery device with a total tolerance of 16 microns for a polymer part. Micro sized components are often the enabling components to Class II or III medical or drug delivery devices and, because of their size, require micron-level [...]

April 24th, 2018|

Isometric Micro Molding, Inc. is the Fastest Growing Micro Molder in North America

NEW RICHMOND, Wisconsin, March 6, 2018 – Isometric Micro Molding, Inc., a division of Isometric Companies, Inc., a privately held corporation is now the fastest-growing micro molder in North America. Total growth since 2015 has included: 2015 63% sales year over year growth 2016 124% sales year over year growth 2017 79% sales year over year growth 1 to 9 micro molding machines 2 to 29 employees Isometric is [...]

March 6th, 2018|