Q. How can cataract be treated without pain?

Answered by Dr. Rahul Vaswani and medically reviewed by Dr. Divya Banu M

 

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Hello doctor,

My mother is diagnosed with cataract. The prescription of an eye specialist is attached (attachment removed to protect patient identity). Doctor has recommended for surgery and has prescribed some tests before surgery. My question is what is the most advanced surgery available at present without having pain.


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Dr. Rahul Vaswani
MASTER IN SURGERY OPHTHALMOLOGY
Ophthalmology (Eye Care

Hi,

Welcome to icliniq.com.

As far as cataract surgery is concerned, any good surgeon would do under topical anesthesia (no injection). The most advanced option is Femtosecond laser-assisted surgery and the most advanced lens is Alcon Panoptix Trifocal lens.

 

Thank you doctor,

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Dr. Rahul Vaswani
MASTER IN SURGERY OPHTHALMOLOGY
Ophthalmology (Eye Care

Hi,

Welcome back to icliniq.com.

Lasik surgery is the best option.

 
 
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