At Cataract Vision Institute, we recognize that having options are very exciting but can also be overwhelming.
Our doctors will consider your lifestyle and visual needs to assist you in determining which category of lens implant will help you see your best.
Treating cataracts involves removal of the cloudy lens inside of the eye and replaces it with a clear and biocompatible intraocular lens (IOL).
There are a variety of IOL available to patients today.
“Today, we have poor attempts at doing presby LASIK, particularly in the United States, because we are limited in how we use lasers,” he says.
These measurements will provide our doctors with the necessary clinical information, along with your unique individual needs, to guide you in selecting the lens type that may maximize your quality of vision across multiple distances. These Premium IOL technologies are designed to help you enjoy better vision at a wider range of distances, which may minimize your requirement for glasses after cataract surgery.During this time, the lens loses its ability to focus.In stage 2, which occurs during the 50s and 60s, the lens turns yellow and hazy.New options for presbyopia correction are currently under investigation that may soon offer younger patients alternatives to refractive lens exchange.Michael Gordon, MD, in private practice in La Jolla, Calif., points out that approved and available treatments today are not ideal.A Monofocal lens is the standard IOL implant used in cataract surgery.