What Is The Recovery Like After Laser Cataract Surgery?
Having cataract surgery is the only way you can treat cataracts. Laser cataract surgery uses a femtosecond laser to do many of the steps traditionally performed by hand. It is designed to provide a greater level of precision and safety to modern cataract surgery. The procedure only takes a few minutes for each eye, although… Read More
Can I Have Cataract Surgery Without Cataracts?
Did you know there is a way to avoid getting cataracts and permanently improve your vision? A refractive lensectomy corrects vision by replacing the eye’s natural lens with an artificial intraocular lens (IOL) implant. This surgery uses the same successful techniques of modern cataract surgery. People who have a refractive lensectomy will never need to… Read More
Is Blindness from Cataracts Permanent?
The term blindness is usually thought of as permanent, but that isn’t always the case. Blindness from cataracts can be reversed by having cataract surgery. This is possible thanks to having the natural lens removed and an artificial lens put in its place. Cataracts that lead to blindness are harder to remove because they are… Read More
Are You Too Young For Cataracts?
Are you starting to notice halos around lights? Does your vision seem blurry or cloudy? These are common signs that you might have cataracts. Cataracts affect your life in many ways. People associate cataracts with old age but there’s more to it than that. Cataracts can occur at any age – even at birth! Keep… Read More