William S Goldstein, MD Blog

Glaucoma Microsurgery with iStent

October 23, 2018 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Glaucoma Istent Glaucoma Surgery Cataract Surgery

The iStent is a device to treat glaucoma with a minimally invasive surgery. It us usually inserted during cataract surgery.

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Cataract Surgery Tools

October 16, 2018 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Cataract Surgery Cataract Miloop Surgery Tools

Tools for cataract surgery are always evolving. The miLoop is very useful in advanced cataracts, or for use where newer technology is unavailable.

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Laser Cataract Surgery Advantages

October 1, 2018 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Laser Cataract Surgery Cataract Surgery Cataracts Phakoemulsification

Laser Cataract Surgery increases safety and precision and can also correct astigmatism to provide clearer vision without glasses.

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Lasers in Cataract Surgery

September 20, 2018 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Laser Cataract Surgery Cataract Surgery Cataracts Phakoemulsification

Laser use in cataract surgery is increasing, including use as a tool to increase precision and safety.

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Choosing Crystalens IOL's

September 12, 2018 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Laser Cataract Surgery Cataract Surgery Iol Crystalens

The Crystalens IOL for laser cataract surgery is an excellent choice to give patients a range of focus and reduce or eliminate glasses.

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Aqualase Cataract Surgery

September 5, 2018 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Laser Cataract Surgery Cataract Surgery Cataracts Phakoemulsification

New technologies for removal of softer cataracts offer advantages over traditional methods

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Best Lens Implant Alignment

August 10, 2018 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Laser Cataract Surgery Cataract Surgery Iol Iol Alignment

Proper insertion and alignment of the IOL is an essential part of laser cataract surgery. Newer equipment had made it more precise than ever.

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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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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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Eyedrops for Cataracts

June 11, 2018 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Cataract Surgery Laser Cataract Surgery Advanced Cataract Surgery Eyedrops

Eyedrops to prevent progression of cataracts are being researched, and may provide a low risk way to delay or avoid surgery.

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