• Set reasonable patient expectations for presbyopia treatment

    9 days ago - By Healio

    With refractive cataract surgery, we have the ability to treat large degrees of refractive errors at the same time that we remove the cataract. We can treat a wide range of hyperopia, myopia and even astigmatism.
    However, when it comes to treating presbyopia, our surgical solutions simply cannot deliver the accommodation of youth. It is important that our patients understand the limitations of current technologies in the treatment of presbyopia so that their expectations can be set appropriately.
    Because we do not yet have a commercially available, truly accommodating IOL, we address...
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