Articles categorized under "Cataract"

When the lens of the eye, behind the pupil, gets too cloudy to see clearly, it is called a cataract. The lens can be removed and repalced with a lens implant (IOL).

Posterior Capsulotomy

A posterior (YAG) capsulotomy is a laser procedure that sometimes is necessary after cataract surgery. View Video During cataract surgery,... View Article

Intraocular Lenses

An intraocular lens (IOL) is a tiny, lightweight, clear plastic or silicone disc placed in the eye during cataract surgery.... View Article


Sus ojos trabajan en forma similar a una cámara fotográfica. Los rayos de luz entran a través de sus lentes... View Article


Your eye works a lot like a camera. Light rays focus through your lens onto the retina, a layer of... View Article