Cataract Awareness 2: Treatment

The one and only treatment for cataracts is surgery, where the natural lens of the eye is removed and replaced by a man-made intraocular lens (IOP), which can be especially fitted for the patient’s eye. The IOP acts as a contact lens specific for the patient’s prescription, if you will. What that means is that … Continued

Cataract Awarness

Since August is cataract awareness month, it is only fitting to discuss some of the various causes of cataracts in this blog, followed by treatment options in the upcoming blog. Like developing gray hair and wrinkles, cataract formation is inevitable as we all get older. ¬†As proteins constantly build on the natural lens of the … Continued