The iStent is a device to treat glaucoma with a minimally invasive surgery. It us usually inserted during cataract surgery.
Tools for cataract surgery are always evolving. The miLoop is very useful in advanced cataracts, or for use where newer technology is unavailable.
Laser Cataract Surgery increases safety and precision and can also correct astigmatism to provide clearer vision without glasses.
Laser use in cataract surgery is increasing, including use as a tool to increase precision and safety.
The Crystalens IOL for laser cataract surgery is an excellent choice to give patients a range of focus and reduce or eliminate glasses.
New technologies for removal of softer cataracts offer advantages over traditional methods
Proper insertion and alignment of the IOL is an essential part of laser cataract surgery. Newer equipment had made it more precise than ever.
The most modern technique for cataract surgery is laser cataract surgery with phakoemulsification. This technique is the easiest on the eye, and most precise.
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.
Eyedrops to prevent progression of cataracts are being researched, and may provide a low risk way to delay or avoid surgery.