Having a cataract means your natural lens has become opaque, which will require a procedure to replace the clouded lens by an artificial lens. Cataract surgery is a good opportunity to restore and even enhance your vision. It’s one of the most frequently performed procedures worldwide, usually done in three quick steps: Access, Removal and Replacement.
In refractive treatment, Laser vision correction surgery, include LASIK and ReLEx SMILE, is familiar with most people, has been performed by many surgeons all around the world, there is no doubt that LVC appeals to be trust-worthy for many patients. On the other hand, Phakic is the new ace, with a prominent medical breakthrough, correct refraction in a whole new way.
Along with the scientific advance, medical advance now helps with better visual quality, healthier eye condition after LVC surgery. Depending on the technology applied and the surgical mechanism, there are three LVC methods: SBK Lasik, Femtosecond Lasik, and Relex SMILE.
Cataract is one of the world's most common causes of blindness. However, cataract is treatable with 2 types of surgeries which are Phaco and Laser Cataract. Cataract surgeries are proven to be very effective and safe, but just like all other surgical procedures, there are also surgery risks and chances of complications.