” Cataract surgery is the most frequently performed surgical procedure in the world. It is also the most successful, with 98% of people being able to expect an outstanding result post surgery. “
Dr Gerard Sutton explains laser cataract surgery while Dr David Ng explains the difference between manual and laser cataract surgery.
Laser cataract surgery is the latest advance in the area of cataract surgery. During the past 50 years, these advances include:
Today, ophthalmologists consider the next advance to be the introduction of the femtosecond laser for use in laser cataract surgery.
In a recently published report on laser cataract surgery, a team of Vision Eye Institute cataract surgeons concluded that there were clear benefits to laser technology. They include: