Cataract Surgery

Cataract Surgery

What is a Cataract? A cataract is a clouding of the lens inside your eye.  You will most likely develop a cataract as you age.  Cataracts can progress at different rates and they occur when the proteins inside the lens break down.  Most cataract develop gradually although there are some…

What is Monovision?

What is Monovision?

What is Monovision? Monovision is a method of optimizing both distance and near vision.  It is a method that we often use during Lasik, contact lens fittings and during cataract surgery.  We use the dominant eye for distance activities and the non dominant eye for near activities.  The goal of…

When Do I Adopt New Technology?

Changes in Intraocular Implants As a comprehensive ophthalmologist, my primary surgery is cataract surgery.  The methods and technology used for cataract surgery are constantly evolving.  For example, in the past, patients had to wear very thick eyeglasses after cataract surgery.  This is no longer necessary since intraocular implants became available….