About this project
The problem we solve:
Over 80% of patients cannot deliver a full drop of eye medication to their eye. Many cannot get medication into their eye even when delivered by a second party.. The consequence is that they devlop sworsoning Glaucome or allergies and may go Blind there are ~ 100,000, 000 prescriptionsa for eye medication written a year.
About our solution:
The iDropper spreads the eye lilds and electronically puts pressure on the eye drop botttle until one drop is released.When the drop passes through an infrred beam the pressujre is released. Progress to date:
I have developed two working prototypes . This product was the major part of a funded NIH grant awarded to Care Team Solutions and a major part of a major part of a Tech Connect Award 2014 to Care Team Solutions. The Technology is protected by US Patents 8,734,589 & 8,734.408 & 2 patents pending.
About Our Team
Dr. Alvin Marx, BA, MD, MBA
Anatomic/Clinical Pathology, Practicing Physician
San Antonio, Texas
Albert Einstein, Yeshiva Univedrsity Bio:
I practiced pathology for 37 years 20 Years a Director of Laboratories. I invented the iDropper TM and hold 2 patents on the device I trained at BMHC, & P&S NYC. I practiced at St. Vincent's Hosp, NYC & St. Mary's Hosp, Rochester NY. I hold 22 patents. My most famous invention is the Ace Elbow Brace. Licensed to BD. They sold 2 million units.I have been a member of the AMA for 44 yrs. I served 6 yrs in the us Army Reserves.
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