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CATARACT & IOL SURGERY

CATARACT

A cataract is a clouding of the lens in the eye leading to a decrease in vision. It can affect one or both eyes. Often it develops slowly.

Common Symptoms of Cataract:

  • Blurry vision
  • Trouble seeing at night
  • Seeing colours as faded
  • Increased sensitivity to glare
  • Halos surrounding lights
  • Double vision in the affected eye
  • A need for frequent changes in prescription glasses

Risk Factors of Cataracts:

  • Older Age
  • Previous Eye Injury
  • Radiations
  • Genetic Factor
  • Smoking/Alcohol Use
  • Medications
  • Sun Exposure
  • Diabetes
  • Other diseases

Treatment of Cataracts:

Surgery is recommended when cataracts prevent you from going about your daily activities, such as reading or driving.

There are a number of different surgical techniques used in cataract surgery.

  • Phacoemulsification cataract surgery
  • Extra capsular cataract extraction (ECCE)
  • MICS (Micro Incision Cataract Surgery)
  • SICS (Small Incision Cataract Surgery)
  • Traumatic & Complicated Cataract Surgery
  • Paediatric Cataract surgery
  • Secondary IOL (Scleral or AC IOL)
  • Toric IOLs (Intraocular lens)
  • Diabetes
  • Multifocal intraocular lens

Cataract Description

Cataract Surgery

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