At our Laser Eye Care Center, our team discusses abnormal optic nerve shape, and how this anomaly can affect your vision.
Secondary cataracts after the original cataract surgery are fairly common. They can be treated with YAG laser instead of actual surgery.
Sutured IOL's may be needed in rare instances where a standard lens implant cannot be placed.
Laser cataract surgery may have a bigger benefit for a unique type of cataract, the posterior polar cataract.
Laser cataract surgery is the most advanced technique for surgyer, but dry eyes can interfere with recovery of good vision after. Dry eye must be carefully treated before and after surgery.
Laser cataract surgery includes the goal of trying to get perfect vision without glasses. A newer technology, known as ORA helps improve the accuracy of lens implant choices.
Laser cataract surgery is the most advanced technique for removing cataracts. Phakoemulsification is also used to liquify the cataract in the most advanced cataract surgery technique
Surgery to get rid of readers is possible, with the proper lens implant, patients can expect 90-100% independence from glasses
When will you need cataract surgery? Many factors go into answering that question, and different types of cataracts progress at different rates.