- Q How long will it take me to recover after cataract surgery?
Cataract surgery is a relatively simple and straightforward procedure. In most cases, only local anesthesia is necessary, and patients can go home the same day. In fact, the procedure itself only takes about 30 minutes. Doctors may restrict a patient... Full Answer
- Q What is a cataract?
Dr. Mehmet Oz, CardiologyCataracts are the Number 1 cause of blindness in the world. Learn more about cataracts in this video of Dr. Oz. Full Answer
- Q When is cataract surgery not recommended?
Dr. David Demartini, OphthalmologyCataract surgery is usually very successful and improves vision for a majority of patients. However there are times when the surgery could cause problems for the eye such as make diabetic retinopathy worse, activate previous herpes keratitis, increase... Full Answer