A cataract is a clouding of the lens of the eye. The lens of the eye is normally clear. As we age, proteins in the lens begin to break down and the lens becomes cloudy. What the eye sees may appear blurry. This condition is known as a cataract.
- Standard Eye Exam.
- Slit-lamp examination.
- Ultrasound B scan.
Treatment Options Offered
Treatment is customized as per the patients’ requirement depending on the type of cataract and the condition of the patient.
The following types of cataract surgeries are offered at Apollo Hospitals Bangalore
- Cataract Extraction + Scleral Fixation.
- Cataract Surgery with Foldable IOL.
- Cataract Surgery with IOL- The IOL can be unifocal, multifocal or toric.
- Secondary lens implant.
- Capsular tension rings.
- Combined cataract and glaucoma surgery.