US 9,810,922 B2
Ophthalmic devices with stabilization features
Randall B. Pugh, Jacksonville, FL (US); Karson S. Putt, Jacksonville, FL (US); Edward R. Kernick, Jacksonville, FL (US); Frederick A. Flitsch, New Windsor, NY (US); Camille Higham, Jacksonville, FL (US); and Sharika Snook, St. Augustine, FL (US)
Assigned to Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc., Jacksonville, FL (US)
Filed by Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc., Jacksonville, FL (US)
Filed on Sep. 14, 2015, as Appl. No. 14/853,409.
Application 14/853,409 is a continuation of application No. 13/836,897, filed on Mar. 15, 2013, granted, now 9,164,297.
Prior Publication US 2016/0004097 A1, Jan. 7, 2016
This patent is subject to a terminal disclaimer.
Int. Cl. G02C 7/04 (2006.01); G02C 7/08 (2006.01)
CPC G02C 7/048 (2013.01) [G02C 7/049 (2013.01); G02C 7/083 (2013.01)] 27 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
1. An ophthalmic device with at least one stabilizing feature, the ophthalmic device comprising:
a lens comprising a biocompatible material, wherein the biocompatible material allows for placement of the lens on an eye;
a rigid insert integral with the lens; and
at least one stabilizing feature included within the rigid insert, wherein the stabilizing feature orients the lens when the ophthalmic device is placed on the eye; and
wherein the rigid insert comprises a thermoformed three-dimensional shape.