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Superior quality, excellent customer service, and the most innovative designs for the latest procedures have been the hallmark of ASICO since 1983.

Our product range encompasses over 1,500 selections including stainless steel and titanium instruments, single-use cannulas and blades, and an extensive selection of diamond knives. Innovation is a continuous process. New procedures are developed and techniques are continuously improving. In an effort to bring surgeons together to discuss these developments, ASICO sponsors educational symposiums and offers complimentary videos of the latest techniques and procedures.

At ASICO, research and development is an important process, thereby assuring you the innovative newest, technologically correct, and precise instruments for new and existing procedures. Our quality control experts carefully monitor the quality of our products by conducting extensive test. To assure our customer that the instruments you purchase meet the highest standards of quality, ASICO offers a lifetime guarantee against all manufacturer’s defects. Our products and services meet or exceed the protocol as set by the various governing agencies.

ASICO Timeline



In 1983, ASICO was founded by Mr. Ravi Nallakrishnan


First Catalog

Expand extensively serving all ophthalmic surgical needs


800+ Instruments

More instruments to improve surgical outcomes


1st Phaco Chopper

Created by Dr. Nagahara and ASICO R&D Team


World’s 1st

23G CCC Micro Anterior Segment Instrument


World’s 1st

Liberman Aspirating Speculum


1500++ Selection

“We never stop Thinking to improve Outcome”


World’s 1st

AKAHOSHI Combo Vertical Prechopper


World’s 1st

One Handed Injector


World’s 1st

Reference Toric Marker


World’s 1st

Tan DSAEK Forceps


World’s 1st

Tan DALK 27G Big Bubble Cannula


World’s 1st

27G VR Instruments - Tano Asymmetrical


World’s 1st

AXsys™ Electronic Toric Marking Device


Introducing Advancut™

Advanced Cutting Technology

ASICO Office / Factory

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