cataract surgery

Bringing Clarity to Cataracts

Nuclear Cataract

Nuclear Cataract


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"Committed to Eye Care with Confidence"

     

     


The Medical Republic - 13 March 2017
Dr Dana Robaei


Cataracts cause 40% of cases of visual impairment in Australians aged 55 and over, and there are currently over two million Australians in this age bracket who suffer from untreated cataract, most of whom live in remote and regional Australia. Globally, cataract is the leading cause of blindness. Read More…

When is the right time to have cataract surgery?

Cataract Surgery

     

     



In Australia, cataract is the commonest cause of moderate visual impairment. Each decade 1-1.5 million Australians undergo cataract surgery, and this figure is set to rise as our population ages over time. Whilst many older individuals have at some stage been told by their eye care provider that they have cataracts, fewer have had a discussion about the best time to have cataract surgery. Read on to find out why an ophthalmologist is best placed to advise patients on the timing of surgery. Read More…