William S Goldstein, MD Blog

Advanced Cataract Surgery

July 31, 2018 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Laser Cataract Surgery Cataract Surgery Cataracts Phakoemulsification

The most modern technique for cataract surgery is laser cataract surgery with phakoemulsification. This technique is the easiest on the eye, and most precise.

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Trifocal Lens Implants

July 24, 2018 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Iol Trifocal Iol Laser Cataract Surgery Reading Lens Implants

New IOL's (intraocular lenses) can act like bifocals or trifocals when used during laser cataract surgery. This leads to less need for glasses after surgery.

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Lens Implants for Near Vision

July 17, 2018 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Laser Cataract Surgery Cataract Surgery Cataracts Crystalens

Laser cataract surgery requires lens implantation, and the newer lens implants can provide near and reading vision. One type of implant that can accomplish this is the Crystalens Accomodating IOL.

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IOL Calculation with ORA

July 10, 2018 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Iol Laser Cataract Surgery Lens Implants Cataracts

New technology for lens implant (IOL) calculations is available to ensure that patients will be more independent of glasses after laser cataract surgery

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Macular Degeneration and IOL Choice

July 3, 2018 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Macular Degeneration Iol Intraocular Lens Cataract

New IOL's (intraocular lenses) for cataract surgery can protect the eye from UV and blue light that can cause progression of macular degeneration

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