This method is used to treat cataracts, a condition which causes a loss of vision due to a clouding of the lens.
Which diseases does it treat?
It is used to treat cataracts and enables safer cataract surgery to be performed.
How is it implemented?
Once the patient’s eye is measured the entire procedure is performed using laser. The location of the lens is prepared using a laser and the cataract is removed.
What are its features?
The corneal incision is made using laser beams instead of a knife therefore there is far less damage to surrounding tissues and it can also correct astigmatism. It removes the possibility of the lenses used in cataract surgery from slipping. The procedure is quick.