In cataract surgery, the lens inside the eye that becomes “milky” or cloudy is removed and replaced with an artificial lens, called an intraocular lens (IOL) to restore clear vision. Cataract has no age barrier however the most common cause of Cataract is age, other causes are conditions such as Diabetes, chronic use of steroid based medication and trauma.
With People living longer, more active lifestyles, an increasing number of patients are opting to have treatment sooner rather than later – No longer do people wait for cataracts to “ripen”.
Together with increased safety and precision, patients are not only able to see clearer, but are also relatively spectacle independent for most activities after Cataract removal and insertion of an intraocular lens.
With over 25 years experience Dr Ridia Lim and Dr Peter Sumich utilize the most advanced surgical techniques, state of the art equipment and use the latest Intraocular Lens Implants (IOL’s) to correct long-sightedness, short-sightedness and astigmatism.
Choosing a trusted and experienced surgeon is the beginning to achieving a successful outcome. Dr Peter Sumich and Dr Ridia Lim can help in correcting vision and reduce dependency on visual hardware to achieve clear vision.