How Cataracts are Treated

The definitive way to treat cataracts is by surgery. Eyeglasses and contacts may delay the need for surgery for months; however, eventually, cataract surgery is imminent.¬† The decision to have surgery depends on the degree of vision loss and the adverse affects of the cataract on the day-to-day activities. Cataract surgery is very quick and … Continued

What are Cataracts?

A cataract is a cloudiness found on the lens of the eye that leads to impaired vision. Cataracts occur when there is a buildup of protein in the lens causing this cloudiness which prevents light rays from clearly passing through the lens. The result is ¬†loss of vision. Cataracts take time to form, and symptoms … Continued