Clouding (Opacification) of the natural lens, which prevents light rays from reaching the retina.
Early on, a change in glass power may help.
Later on, it progressively affects the vision, and finally, only the perception of light remains.
Painless, gradually progressive blurring of vision.
Double vision or seeing multiple images.
Trouble with seeing in poor light conditions and sometimes in excessive sunlight.
Becoming sensitive to glare, making night driving difficult.
Difficulty in distance vision and in reading.
Diabetes & High Blood pressure can lead to an early onset of cataract
SICS (Small Incision Cataract Surgery:)
This surgery is performed manually through 5-6 mm incision for removal of cataract & an Intra ocular Lens (IOL) is implanted in its place.
Phaco (Phaco Emulsification):
This is universally accepted standard for cataract surgery, where ultrasound energy is used to emulsify the cataract in to microscopic fragments that are aspirated out of the eye & an Intra Ocular Lens (IOL) is implanted in its place.
General eye checkup
Near & Distant vision test
Color vision test
Appropriate recommendation of eye glass