Category Archives: Cataracts

What Qualifications Does the Best Cataract Surgeon Have?

Finding the right cataract surgeon is vital to having a good outcome after cataract surgery. Trusting someone with your vision is not easy, so you want to ensure they are the best choice.  An uninformed decision could put your sight at risk. It’s important to ask yourself and your potential cataract surgeon these questions when […]


Will I Recover More Quickly After Laser Cataract Surgery?

Cataracts usually begin to develop in people in their fifties. They are a natural part of the aging process in the eye, so there is not much you can do to prevent them. The best way to restore vision affected by cataracts is through cataract surgery. At Associates in Ophthalmology, our cataract surgeons offer both […]


3 Signs You May Want to Consider Cataract Surgery

As you get older, it’s natural for your vision to lose the clarity that it once had. That’s why it’s essential to get regular eye exams to keep your eyes healthy and prevent any vision loss. Cataracts are one of those leading causes of vision loss. As your eyes age naturally, the clear lens hardens […]


Can I Use My FSA to Pay For a Premium Lens?

Is your vision beginning to grow dimmer and duller due to cataracts? If you have cataracts and they’re starting to interfere with your daily life, it’s time for cataract surgery. This is an exciting time for you. Since cataracts began to grow in your eyes, they have slowly degraded your vision. Over time they block […]

  • Posted on: Dec 29 2021
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Can Eye Exams Diagnose Cataracts?

Cataracts are one of the leading causes of blindness in the country. They affect most people at some point in their lives, usually in their sixties or seventies. If left untreated, they can cause complete vision loss. But this doesn’t have to happen to you. Since cataracts are so prevalent, cataract surgery is the most […]

  • Posted on: Sep 23 2021
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Why The PanOptix Trifocal Lens is Worth Considering

Do you have cataract surgery looming in your future? Have you begun to think about what the cataract surgery process is going to include? If cataract surgery is imminent, you have choices to make that can affect your vision for the rest of your life. For instance, you will have to decide the IOL you […]

  • Posted on: Jul 22 2021
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What Does The PanOptix Trifocal Lens Do?

As you age, your risk of developing cataracts increases. Cataracts are a clouding of the lens inside your eye. Clouding occurs when proteins inside your natural lens break down and clump together. This clumping blocks light from passing through. At first, these clumps of protein are so small that they do not affect your eyesight […]

  • Posted on: Mar 23 2021
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Can My Cataracts Come Back?

Even though cataract surgery is a safe procedure, it’s not one that most people look forward to. Even fewer would ever want to have it again. This makes the question in the title understandable, and the answer may surprise you. Keep reading to find out if when you have cataract surgery your cataracts can come […]

  • Posted on: Jan 26 2021
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What Is Having Cataract Surgery Like?

Surgery is never a fun experience, but some procedures are definitely better experiences than others. One of the easiest surgeries to undergo is cataract-removal surgery. The entire procedure takes about 15 minutes to complete with minimal preparation time in advance. The recovery is the hardest part of the procedure, as is the case with most […]

  • Posted on: Nov 23 2020
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6 Things To Expect Before and After Cataract Surgery

Cataract surgery is a simple procedure, but that doesn’t mean you may not be nervous before having it. Knowing more about the surgery can help you manage your anxiety. The best person to help you learn is your eye care professional. Setting up a cataract screening at Associates in Ophthalmology is simple! Keep reading for […]

  • Posted on: Sep 28 2020
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