After the age of forty many people experience difficulty in focusing on near objects because their natural lens will harden and will not be able to change its shape to focus. Reading glasses will be necessary to help focus on near objects.Patients that undergo cataract surgery will have their cloudy natural lens replaced with an artificial intraocular lens which will result in improved vision.If your cataract results in visual symptoms that affect your daily life style then your cataract may need to be removed. Cataract surgery is highly successful and is performed millions of times each year.
These tiny fragments pieces are then suctioned out through the same ultrasound probe.
Monofocal IOL’s cannot focus on images at different distances like the natural lens of a young person and do not correct for Presbyopia.
Therefore, reading and computer glasses will be necessary for focusing on near or immediate objects.
Accommodating IOOL’s may offer reduced dependence on eye glasses and may improve quality if life if you are having cataract surgery.
Your eye care provider can help determine if Accommodating IOL lenses may be right for you.” Multiple-focus implants are often prescribed by eye surgeons following a cataract surgery.