When will you start to see lifestyle cataract surgery results?

Dr Matthew Russell reveals how soon you can expect to see results after lifestyle cataract surgery.

After surgery, you’ll have clear vision and will no longer be dependent on glasses for many of your chosen tasks and activities.

Vision usually improves a few days after cataract surgery.1Mayoclinic.org. 2021. Cataract surgery – Mayo Clinic. [online] Available at: <https://www.mayoclinic.org/tests-procedures/cataract-surgery/about/pac-20384765#:~:text=After%20the%20procedure,through%20a%20new%2C%20clear%20lens.> [Accessed 21 June 2021].

You usually achieve optimal improvement in vision with toric or multifocal lenses.2Mayoclinic.org. 2021. Cataract surgery – Mayo Clinic. [online] Available at: <https://www.mayoclinic.org/tests-procedures/cataract-surgery/about/pac-20384765#:~:text=After%20the%20procedure,through%20a%20new%2C%20clear%20lens.> [Accessed 21 June 2021].

We can even top-up/enhance your vision with laser refinement at a later date to give you spectacularly accurate results.3Alio JL, Abdelghany AA, Fernández-Buenaga R. Enhancements after cataract surgery. Curr Opin Ophthalmol. 2015 Jan;26(1):50-5. doi: 10.1097/ICU.0000000000000111. PMID: 25321444.

If you’d like to know more about the services we offer to cataract patients in Brisbane, give us a call on 07 3063 8933. If you’d like to see if we can help you, book a consultation.

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A specialist ophthalmic micro surgeon, internationally trained retinal surgeon, medical retinal diseases specialist and cataract surgeon

Dr Matthew Russell, MBChB, FRANZCO

Brisbane Eye Surgeon

With a career that spans over 15 years, I have mastered the ability to achieve results that help patients regain their confidence and youthful energy.

When it comes to restoring the eye’s function, there is a world of choice available that most people miss. It is my responsibility as a specialist ophthalmic surgeon, to help you avoid the agonising anxiety and regret that comes with not knowing all your options.

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