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2 I HAVE SUDDENLY STARTED SEEING BLURRY. WHY WOULD THAT BE? THIS COULD BE DUE TO CATARACT A cataract is clouding of the lens in the eye that affects vision. Most cataracts are related to aging. A cataract can occur in either or both eyes. Normal Eye Cataract Eye

3 WHAT ARE ITS SYMPTOMS? "Washed out" colour vision Glare and halos at night Low contrast sensitivity Cloudy vision Blurred or double images Poor vision in low light DO YOU HAVE EARLY CATARACT? WATCH OUT FOR THESE SYMPTOMS

4 WHAT CAUSES CATARACT? Age related: The lens proteins degenerate and form opacities in the lens. Cataract can occur at an early age in many conditions like: congenital or hereditary Systemic diseases like diabetes Medicines like steroids Eye injury: trauma, radiation etc. Eye diseases like uveitis

5 WHEN IS THE BEST TIME TO TREAT CATARACT? Many people believe that a cataract has to be ripe before it can be removed. This is NO longer true. Today, a cataract surgery is a routine procedure that can be performed as soon as it interferes with the quality of your vision and life. One need not wait and go Blind. Operate before it s late.

6 WHAT ARE MY OPTIONS FOR CATARACT SURGERY? 1. CATARACT WITH PHACOEMULSIFICATION 2. FEMTOSECOND BLADE- FREE LASER CATARCAT SURGERY MODULE

7 COMPARISON BETWEEN Standard Cataract Surgery Surgeon uses a blade to manually make the corneal incision. Surgeon manually makes an opening in the front of the lens (capsulorhexis). Surgeon uses an ultrasonic instrument to break apart the cataract into smaller pieces. surgeon removes the cataract with an ultrasonic probe and suction. Surgeon inserts a new lens through the same microincision. Laser cataract surgery The LenSx laser makes the corneal incision. The LenSx makes an opening in the front of the lens (capsulorhexis). The LenSx laser breaks apart the cataract into smaller pieces. Surgeon removes the cataract with an ultrasonic probe and suction. Surgeon inserts a new lens through the same microncision.

8 CATARACT WITH PHACOEMULSIFICATION Optimize Your Energy Solutions Anticipating Every Move Faster. Safer. Quicker

9 WHAT S NEW IN CATARACT WORLD? FEMTOSECOND BLADE- FREE LASER CATARACT SURGERY MODULE

10 CREDENTIALS OF LENSX LASER Use FDA Approved Technology Manual Surgery (Before) - Phaco Surgery (Now)- Laser Refractive Cataract Surgery (From Now on) Owned by leading Centers in USA, Europe and Australia

11 MERITS OF LENSX LASER Merit - 1 Bladeless Surgery Merit - 2 Customized Approach Merit - 3 Higher Degree of Precision Merit - 4 Faster Rehabilitation Merit 5 Safer procedure than ever before!

12 BLADELESS SURGERY No Knife and blade used as in routine Phaco Surgery Fully automated incision (cuts) done M E R I T 1

13 CUSTOMIZED APPROACH Your eyes are unique hence get a unique and customized treatment. Comprised of computer controlled Laser guided cataract surgery. The advantage of a tailor made fit is here for you. Patient Benefits of the Bladeless Laser Cataract Surgery Versus Traditional Cataract Surgery Are: Astigmatism correction can be done at the time of Bladeless Cataract Surgery using this laser as opposed to a manual incision using a surgical blade with traditional surgery. Astigmatism requires patients to wear glasses after cataract surgery. Correcting this at the time of cataract surgery lessens the need for glasses subsequently. M E R I T 2

14 HIGHER DEGREE OF PRECISION Laser assisted surgery leading to predictable results Superior visual outcome M E R I T Patient Benefits of the Bladeless Laser Cataract Surgery Versus Traditional Cataract Surgery Are: Bladeless Laser Cataract Surgery pre-softens the cataract, minimizing the use of ultrasound energy to remove the cataract lens. Decreased usage of ultrasound energy reduces the chances of thermal injury to tissues inside the eye, which lessens recovery time. 3

15 FASTER REHABILITATION Get back to your routine as quickly as possible with this advanced technology procedure acting upon your eyes. Greater probability of spectacle independence after Laser assisted cataract surgery. RETURN TO WORK M E R I T 4

16 SAFER PROCEDURE THAN EVER BEFORE! Lesser complications in cataract surgery. Lesser incidence of infections. M E R I T 5

17 EVOLUTION OF TECHNOLOGY Excellent RESTORATIVE Very Good Good Poor Time Patient Expectation Cataract Technology

18 DOCTOR WHAT ARE MY LENS OPTIONS? New generation lenses Multifocal lenses and trifocal- Offer distance, intermediate and near vision at the same time. Monofocal lenses- Offers correction at one distance.

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