Category Archives: Cataracts

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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


3 Reasons You May Want Cataract Surgery This Summer

Cataracts are an issue that everyone will face at some point. While they may not be as serious as some other eye conditions, they have a very real effect on us. In the past, surgeons had to wait until cataracts were “ripe” before removing them. With new technology and surgical methods, you may not have […]


Should I Choose A Premium IOL?

Selecting an IOL for cataract surgery is something to discuss with your doctor. During your meeting, you will discuss the various kinds of IOLs. There are advantages and disadvantages depending on the IOL you go with. You also need to consider whether you will go with a premium IOL option. Looking for preparation before your […]


7 Symptoms You Could Have Cataracts

Cataracts are the leading cause of blindness in the world. It’s estimated that they affect the vision of about 100 million people worldwide. Despite this, cataracts are not seen as a very serious issue. Cataract surgery is now considered to be one of the safest procedures a doctor can perform. One of the issues with […]


Couple with Cataracts in a field

What Are Common Cataract Symptoms?

Cataracts are one of the most common vision issues in adults over the age of 40. More than that, they are also a leading cause of blindness worldwide. A cataract is a condition that affects the eye’s natural lens. This is the part of the eye that focuses light onto our retina and allows us […]


Elderly couple smiling after Cataract Surgery

3 Reasons Why Cataract Surgery Is Life Changing!

If you or someone you know has cataracts, then you might know how difficult they can make your lifestyle. Cataract surgery has helped countless people since its creation. There are millions of people all over the world who can see again thanks to cataract surgery! Here’s why cataract surgery is so life changing! Cataracts Are […]


Cataract Warning Signs

Cataracts can develop without warning. While certain things can speed up the process of developing them, they are inevitable. Cataracts form when clots of protein in the eye begin to build-up on the lens. This makes it difficult for the lens to properly focus light on the retina. When cataracts aren’t treated, vision becomes diminished. […]


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