For a clear sight!
Micromed s.r.l., a leading company in the development of ophthalmic technology, was founded in Rome in 1986, and immediately began to operate in the construction of instruments for diagnostic surgery in ophthalmology, as well as in the design and manufacture of electronic equipment and their marketing.
During its activity, always in the field of medical devices, has decided to implement its Quality System already in 1998 in compliance with ISO 9003 and EN 46002, to adapt its production to the standards imposed by EEC Directive 93/42.
In the years 2000-2009, the new rules apply:
UNI EN ISO 9000:2000 Vision: in accordance with Legislative Decree 46/97, implementation of Directive 93/42 EEC (Annex V) concerning medical devices.
UNI CEI EN ISO 13485/2012: Medical devices – Quality System Management.
UNI CEI EN ISO 14971/2012: Applications of risk management to medical devices.
Micromed is the company in the sector that has been operating for the longest time in the vitreoretinal surgery sector, in Italy and throughout the world. In the last 15 years it has been at the third quality certification and has been the first company to design and produce automated pneumatic systems for the infusion of viscous and viscoelastic substances, and medical devices consisting of disposable buffering gases in cans both pure and mixed.
In addition, Micromed was the first company to be able to develop a sterilization system for anhydrous liquids in sealed containers, which is currently the only possible system for this type of product. One of the last goals was the design and production of a macular implant to aid in scleral surgery and posterior detachment of the retina.