Your doctor has diagnosed you with a cataract – that’s great news!
If that sounds a little odd to you please read on.
Two out of three people in America age forty and over have cataracts, a condition that simply means your eyes are ageing and the natural lens of your eye is beginning to cloud over distorting or blurring your vision. The good news is that technology for curing cataracts and replacing the lens is the best it has been in many years and continually improving.
The Tecnis® Multifocal Lifestyle lens implant is proven to provide excellent vision at all distances and under all lighting conditions – day and night. Even better the Tecnis ® Multifocal lens has helped thousands of people gain independence from glasses for the first time. Nearly nine of out ten patients enjoy freedom from glasses after receiving the Tecnis® Multifocal lens implant.
Cataract surgery is a simple out-patient procedure that allows a quick recovery time, with your vision noticeably improved immediately following your surgery. The most common remark from patients is “how bright and clear everything looks”. With the Tecnis® Multifocal lens, the remarkable vision change immediately after your surgery is the very worst it will be, meaning that your vision continues to improve days, weeks and months after.
The choice of a lifestyle lens implant can only be decided by yourself and your cataract surgeon. Factors that will contribute to your decision are your lifestyle and expectations following surgery and the overall health of your eye as determined by your cataract surgeon.
For more in-depth information on the Tecnis® Multifocal lens you may visit www.TECNISMultifocal.com