Product Information

Practice when you want with this substitution for animal eyes!

The Phake-i is a patented surgical practice eye designed to improve surgical skills. Modeled after the human eye, the Phake-i is dimensionally correct and approximates the shape, size and feel of the human eye.


  • Central corneal thickness of 0.5 mm
  • Peripheral corneal thickness of 0.8 mm
  • Corneal diameter of 12 mm
  • Dilated pupil diameter of 8 mm
  • Lens anterior capsular thickness of 0.0004″
  • Lens material consisting of a central solid core and a softer cortex suitable for hydrodelineation, chopping, phaco-emulsification and irrigation/aspiration
  • Realistic feel of an incision
  • Suitable for stainless steel or diamond knives and other instruments
  • Non-toxic, fully recyclable

Ideal for practicing key ophthalmic surgical procedures:

  • Repair of corneal and scleral lacerations
  • Corneal incisions and suturing
  • Scleral flaps and scleral tunnels
  • Intravitreal injections
  • Capsulorrhexis
  • Phaco-emulsification
  • IOL (PC-AC) implants/explants
  • Capsular Tension Rings
  • Iris expanders/hooks
  • Limbal Relaxing Incisions (LRI)
  • Penetrating Keratoplasty

The Phake-i allows multiple different procedures to be performed on the same eye. However, a capsulotomy and phaco-emulsification can only be performed once.

Pair the Phake-i practice eyes with the Phake-i Face Form to create a real life-like surgical environment. A 1 gallon container attached to the Face Form with a 3 foot vinyl tube collects surgical fluids.

Enhance your surgical skills with the Phake-i Surgical Training system, complete with 12 standard practice eyes, Face Form with collection container, carrying case and instruction booklet.

Item # Description
17004 Phake-i Surgical Practice Eye, 4/pk
17105 Phake-i Face Form
17200 Phake-i Surgical Training System