Tough Challenges Test Creativity
Perioptix challenged Nectar’s research, design, and engineering skills to create a device that would fit the task and environment of dental hygienists performing delicate manual operations under conditions of limited space and sight restrictions.
Nectar’s Success: Experience-/Process-based Solutions
- Extensive human factors research offered many aesthetic and usability improvements.
- Engineering analysis optimized structure, improved stiffness, strength, and usability.
- Nectar’s tooling and manufacturing resources helped move the product into production quickly and cost effectively.
Positive Results Exceed Expectations
The Perioptix Binocular Optical Loupe magnifies the working area and allows the wearer to maintain an ergonomic upright posture, with head, neck, spine, and hips in perfect alignment, minimizing strain on eyes and body.