What are the benefits of Cataract Surgery?
In most cases, cataract surgery is a life-changing procedure that offers a number of health benefits that will certainly improve your quality of life.
Cataract surgery, also known as lens replacement surgery, is a surgical procedure that carefully removes the natural lens of the eye. It is then replaced with an intraocular lens.
Cataracts gradually get worse over time and with age. It can cloud and blur your natural vision which will begin to affect your eyesight and ultimately, your quality of life. There are a number of eye conditions that could affect you. Find out more here.
The Benefits of Cataract Surgery
If you’re planning on seeking cataract surgery, you’ll be embracing a number of benefits to your life. These include:
- Being able to see things in focus.
- Regaining the ability to distinctly tell the difference between colours.
- Looking into bright lights without as much as glare.
- Reduces the chances and risks of falling and causing fractures.
- Improves your chances of living longer and overall quality of health.
There are also a number of unexpected health benefits to cataract surgery too. Although the prospect of cataract surgery may seem daunting, it’s actually one of the most frequent surgeries performed in the world. From cities like Brisbane, London and New York, cataract surgeries are carried out daily.
The outcome of surgery depends on a number of factors, but ultimately, around 95% of people who have the surgery report an overall improvement in vision. Find out more about clinical results.
We always recommend seeking an appointment with your eye doctor or consultation at your local cataract surgery. They can give you more information about their treatments, show previous patient results and answer any further questions you may have.