Astigmatism is very correctable with all-laser or bladeless LASIK. Also known as iLasik, this is the cutting edge technology for astigmatism correction.
Lens Implants can be placed in one eye with great results. Premium IOL's such as the Crystalens can be very successful in freeing patients from glasses.
New high tech lens multifocal contact lenses are coming to market every year. These can be customized for individual patients and may be available soon.
Lens implant technology evolves rapidly in the area of laser cataract surgery. Pre-Loaded lens implants are a new addition to simplify their use.
New contact lenses change color with the sun, just like transition glasses. They will be clear when indoors, and provide sunglass-like protection outdoors.
Dr. William S. Goldstein discusses common eyelid twitching causes. If this condition is persistent, you can seek treatment.
Stem cells may someday be used to grow a replacement lens for patient who have had cataract surgery.
Cataract surgery has evolved tremendously in the last 30 years. This article discusses one of the earliest modern techniques.
Foldable lens implants for laser cataract surgery have advantages involving smaller incisions and astigmatism correction.
Complications of cataract surgery can sometimes be avoided by using a special stain on the membrane surrounding the cataract.