Refractive Lensectomy (Clear Lens Extraction)
Younger patients are now considering whether to have elective lensectomy before developing cataracts
The Light Adjustable Lens
The light adjustable lens allows refractive refinement after surgery.
If you had LASIK when you were younger, there are a number of important things to know about your cataract surgery.
Cataract surgery typically lowers the pressure in the eye. Further lowering of pressure can sometimes be achieved by combining cataract surgery with MIGS- Minimally Invasive Glaucoma Surgery.
The femtosecond laser was approved by the FDA for use during cataract surgery several years ago. The femtosecond laser automates some of the steps of surgery, and doesn't affect others. Should you, or should you not, consider investing in this technology?
Are you noticing something unexpected after your cataract surgery?
Where is the cataract? What are the important structures of the eye? Where in the eye do cataract surgery, LASIK, and MIGS take place?
Do you want more information? Peruse our blog posts for further insights regarding cataract surgery.