Frequently Asked Question About Cataract Surgery

Efficacy

Q To what extent will vision be restored after cataract surgery?
A Without the haze and glare due to cataracts, patients will have improved vision after surgery. Patients with a preexisting astigmatism may have some troubles with vision after surgery because of the residual astigmatism, which may be corrected by LASIK a few months following cataract surgery.

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Q Prior to undergoing cataract surgery, is it possible for patients to verify how well they will be able to see after the surgery?
A The impaired vision due to the opacity from cataracts prevents patients from being able to check how well they will be able to see after surgery.

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