As part if the Menicon family of Companies, Lagado is engaged in research and development that is committed to the advancement of technology for manufacturing materials and equipment for vision correction.

With over 50 years of experience in the creation of materials for the optical industry, Menicon and Lagado have made advances in key areas such as:

  • Improved hydrophilic surface fluorosilicone acrylates
  • Novel latheable silicone hydrogel materials for soft contact lenses
  • Advances in plasma treatment technologies
  • Development of optimum materials for Wave-Front and Scleral lens designs


At Lagado, we understand the importance of developing products that meet the needs of professionals, along with the requirements of custom contact lens manufacturers around the world. From the feedback from users, researchers and opinion leaders, Lagado scientists work closely with Menicon, combing experience in the launch of new products for the benefit of patients.

The commitment to safety and quality is the basis of our quality policy: “Contributing to society by providing superior visual correction”.

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