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Source: Bret L. Fisher, MD
For ophthalmic surgeons, there are now many options for correcting presbyopia at the time of cataract surgery. All of these new and evolving technologies are indicated and meant to be used bilaterally in order to obtain the greatest benefit for our patients. In my practice, I have had great success with these lenses and routinely find that more than 90% of my patients report never wearing glasses after bilateral implantation of presbyopia-correcting lens implants. But is there a case for unilateral use of these advanced technology lenses?
To illustrate cases in which
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Ophthalmology is the branch of medicine that is devoted to the study and treatment of eye diseases. As well as mild visual defects correctable by lenses, ophthalmology is concerned with glaucoma, uveitis and other serious conditions affecting the eye, ...