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Cataract Surgery

With age; the crystalline lens of the eye changes and progressively turns opaque. This is known as a Cataract and slowly causes blindness. It is the most common cause of blindness and is usually very common among the elderly. It is easy to detect and treat.

Cataract surgery is the most common way to treat advanced cataracts. It is safe and easy and mostly performed as an outpatient surgery. There are two types of surgeries – Phacoemulsification and Extracapsular Cataract Extraction (ECCE). In both procedures, an ophthalmologist removes the opaque lens and replaces it with an artificial plastic lens. Both processes are suture-less although sutures are required for large ECCE incisions. ECCE surgery is also often performed with the help of liquid nitrogen (Cryoextraction).


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                  Global Protective Solutions

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                  Parkside Hospital

                  London, United Kingdom


                  Languages: English

                  Parkside Hospital is an independent hospital located opposite Wimbledon Common, and is easily accessible from Central London and the Home Counties. The Hospital is able to offer most medical specialit...

                  Private Hospital Tsepeti

                  Crete, Greece


                  Languages: English, Greek

                  The hospital was founded in 1970, originally as a maternity hospital, by the famous gynecologist Sofoklis Tsepetis. This was the first and, remained so for a long time, the only clinic of its kind, in...

                  TRSC International Lasik Center

                  Bangkok, Thailand


                  Languages: Thai, English, Japanese

                  TRSC International LASIK Center is a private-sector ophthalmic surgery center specializing in the surgical correction of vision problems (nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism), using a sur...
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