Patent Number: 6,168,278

Title: Protective goggles for laser and laser treatment apparatus with the goggles

Abstract: Protective goggles for protecting the eyes of an operator and others from a treatment laser beam emitted from a laser treatment apparatus is disclosed. The goggles include a protective filter which selectively blocks the treatment laser beam, an operating section for moving the filter in or from the front of the eyes of the operator who wears the goggles, and a control unit which controls the motions of the operating section in time for the emission of the laser beam from the laser apparatus.

Inventors: Mukai; Hideo (Toyohashi, JP)

Assignee: Nidek Co., Ltd.

International Classification: A61F 9/02 (20060101); A61B 19/00 (20060101); G02B 021/00 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018