CATARACT is clouding of the eye’s natural lens, which lies behind the iris and the pupil. It is the most common cause of blurred vision in individual over the age of 40 and it is one of the leading cause of preventable blindness in the world. Common symptoms include dull images, glare sensitivity and double vision.
Complete assessment of the eye is mandatory before treatment. Removal of the cataract and implantation of an intra-ocular lens would restore vision almost immediately. With advancement in technology cataract surgery has become safe and effective mode of treatment today.