The Glia Otoscope is a low-cost, lightweight alternative tool used for assessing hearing conditions.
Description: The otoscope is an essential tool in an Audiologist’s and General Practitioner’s arsenal for assessing and diagnosing hearing issues that may be indicative of other health conditions. The Glia Otoscope provides a low-cost alternative to premium brand otoscopes which can cost upwards of $1000. This cost savings coupled with its lightweight and ergonomic design means the call of healthcare is now within earshot for medical professionals in low resource settings.
Components: The Glia Otoscope is comprised of 16 3D-printed components, an acrylic lens, a switch, 5mm LED light powered by 2 AA batteries (Included) and 2 5mm speculas. All 3D-printed components feature PLA material.
Cleaning: Clean by wiping surface with a disinfectant wipe.
Manufacturing: The Glia Otoscope is manufactured in Canada, in facility that holds a Class I and Class II Medical Device Establishment Licence (MDEL).
Warranty: Glia will offer a 1 year warranty on these face shields except for problems associated with regular wear and tear or harsh use.