cataract causes melbourne

Most Common Cataract Causes That You Should Know

A cataract is an opacity or clouding of the eye’s crystalline lens. This lens is located just behind the coloured iris of the eyeball. As this lens clouding gradually progresses, you end up with the characteristic cataract symptoms of foggy vision, glare sensitivity, and reduced contrast vision. For some people, a developing cataract also causes […]

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Eye Cataract Treatment – How Does It Really Work?

Have you just been told you have a cataract in your eye? Cataract treatment is a safe, effective surgical procedure. Because cataracts are typically associated with ageing, in Australia with our ageing population, that makes cataract surgery one of the topmost commonly performed operations in our country.   What is the Best Treatment for a […]

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How Long Does Cataract Surgery Take? What To Expect During Procedure

When it comes to eye care and surgical operations, cataract surgery can be a daunting prospect. While the image of lying on an operating table under glaring bright lights, watching a scalpel coming towards your eye makes the whole procedure sound much worse than it actually is, most people would not want to spend any […]

Cataract Surgery Aftercare – Things To Make The Recovery Go Smooth

Despite cataract surgery typically being considered a very safe, effective procedure, many patients still have qualms about undergoing an eye operation. Common fears include complications occurring during the surgery and the potential for losing further vision, and also the amount of time taken for cataract surgery recovery. While there is always the potential for an […]

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Different Types of Cataract – Understand How They Can Affect Your Vision

Cataracts are a normal part of ageing and are often cited as the leading cause of reversible vision loss in the developed world. Fortunately, cataract surgery is an easily accessible service in our medical system with many highly skilled eye surgeons in both private and public practice.  A cataract is an opacity or clouding of […]