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Is cataract surgery serious?

All surgery involves some risk. However, cataract surgery is one of the most commonly performed type of surgery. Magrabi cataract ...

What are the side effects after cataract removal?

As with any surgery, pain, infection, swelling, and bleeding are possible, but very few patients experience serious problems. Your surgeon ...

Would I need glasses after the cataract removal?

Nowadays, cataract patients who have intraocular lenses (IOLs) implanted during surgery may need only reading glasses for close vision, but ...

Are cataracts found only in older people?

About half of the population has a cataract by age 65, and nearly everyone over 75 has at least one. ...

Should I wait before removing my Cataract?

Cataracts usually start as very small and practically unnoticeable but grow gradually larger and cloudier. Your doctor is probably waiting ...

What is a cataract?

A cataract is a cloudiness of the eye's natural lens, which lies between the front and back areas of the ...

Is laser involved in cataract treatment?

Femtolaser is recently used in cataract surgery to facilitate the removal of the eye lens. Also, YAG lasers are used ...

How are cataracts removed?

A small incision is made into the eye. The surgeon will either remove the lens as is, or use ultrasound, ...