After cataract removal, lens implants approved by the FDA in 2016 give most patients a better visual outcome than multifocal lenses. They can also help those with astigmatism.
If double vision lasts for a couple of hours or longer, don’t ignore it. Get your eyes checked. It could signal something minor — or something seriously wrong.
If you’re having cataract surgery and also have the most common type of glaucoma, a tiny implant may allow you to control your glaucoma without expensive eye drops.
Thinking about having surgery to correct your vision? Find out how a longtime fix for cataracts might be right for you — no matter how old you are.
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Early treatment for childhood eye problems usually means better results because kids’ eyes and brains are adaptable. Learn more about blocked tear ducts, lazy eye and cataracts in kids.
Laser surgery is gentler and more precise than conventional surgery, using computer-guided therapy to treat cataracts and astigmatism. Find out if you’re a candidate.
If you have cataracts, they cloud your vision. But if they progress to the point where you need surgery, here is some clarity: Recent advances may help you not only see better, but also stop wearing glasses.
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The lack of daylight in the evening can limit some people’s ability to see and get around. But it doesn’t have to be that way.
Cataracts can signal other health problems. When surgery is needed depends on when you’re noticing other problems with your health.