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What type of anesthesia do they use for cataract surgery?

Cataract Surgery Options at Shore Eye AssociatesThe majority of cataract surgeries done in the US are done with a local anesthetic and IV sedation. The local anesthesia may be accomplished in one of two ways: either an injection of anesthetic around the eye or anesthetic eye drops placed on the eye that is often combined with an...
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Problems after cataract surgrr...

I had surgery in my right eye 4 months ago and had injections for block. I have double vision when i look far left and right. Dr s... Read More
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Dr. Wnorowski

Double vision

Double vision after an anesthesia injection around the eye for cataract surgery is a fairly uncommon but known complication afterw... Read More
Monday, 22 October 2018 12:19
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Why everyone who has had LASIK surgery should get their records NOW.

lasik recordsNo this is not a late night personal injury lawyer infomercial. This is a recommendation that you have your records available, for your own good, later in life. There are 2 million cataract surgeries done in the US and the odds are, if you live long enough, you will eventually need...
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Can I cure my cataracts with eye drops?

The reason cataracts form as we get older is not fully understood but a leading theory is that the lens is mostly made up of proteins which have to be organized in a very precise format in order for the lens to remain optically clear.  Disruption of this organization causes opacities...
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Who will you trust to do your cataract surgery?

iris cat sx version 2Maybe you have been told you need cataract surgery. Maybe you have just begun to notice that your vision is not what it used to be and you are concerned cataracts may be th reason. You now have a big decision to make. Who are you going to trust to not...
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Do I really need cataract surgery?

Do I really need cataract surgery?
Cataracts are part of the natural aging process.  Everyone gets them to one degree or another if you live long enough.  Cataracts, as they progress, create increasing difficulty with the normal activities of living.  The symptoms vary from one person to another.  Some people have more difficulty with their distance vision,...
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