what are Cataracts?
For most people, cataracts are simply a normal part of the aging process that usually develops after an individual reaches 40, the typical age when the proteins of the eye's lens can start to degrade or lump together. The fogginess resulting from cataracts gradually worsens and keeps light from hitting the retina correctly. This clouding of the eye's lens leads to vision impairment, and often, total blindness if not detected early and treated properly. Owing to advancements in ocular techniques and technologies, there are many solutions available. Call our team at Focal Point Vision in San Antonio, TX to schedule an appointment, and learn how we can improve your eye health.
"Amen, I highly recommend focal point vision because I've recently had cataract surgery on both eyes and still in the healing process. All the staff are very kind, courteous, and so helpful. I'm so very pleased and satisfied with all the treatment I received from Them. Dr. Kenneth Maverick was my surgeon and I highly recommend him to anyone who needs cataract surgery. Stay safe everyone. God Bless"- N.F. / Office Visit / Jul 02, 2020
"They are very clean ! And they are thorough. With Covid 19 , they’ve kept the patient separated, and created a smooth transition to the new normal."- S.S. / Facebook / May 07, 2020
"I hurt my eye and they were gracious enough to get me a same day appointment. Very grateful."- C.K. / Facebook / May 01, 2020
"Staff was awesome. Went in and all of them were very pleasant and helpful. My doctor was also awesome. He also sees my sister."- J.S. / Facebook / May 01, 2020
"Excellent staff. Very caring."- M.B. / Facebook / Apr 30, 2020
TREATMENT FOR CATARACTS
At Focal Point Vision, our board-certified ophthalmologists develop highly customized treatment plans for individuals with cataracts, depending on what other conditions they may have as well, such as astigmatism, myopia, or hyperopia. Based on your unique vision needs, we offer different packages to address your cataract in conjunction with any refractive errors you may have. This could include basic cataract surgery (typically done with a laser) paired with astigmatism correction, an implantable contact lens, or light-adjustable lens surgery. To learn more, view the details about our various packages or get in touch with our office and speak to a member of our team.
Cataract and Astigmatism Self Assessment
Benefits of Cataract Surgery
DO I HAVE CATARACTS?
San Antonio, TX people who have any symptoms like these or who haven’t received a comprehensive eye exam recently should set up a visit to Focal Point Vision right away. Particularly for people who are past the age of 40, having comprehensive eye exams every other year is integral to catching and managing cataracts and multiple other eye conditions. With a prompt diagnosis, we can recommend a unique plan to help you deal with your cataracts.
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Cataract Surgery: An Overview of What to Expect
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A Live Surgical Demonstration: DMEK + Cataract Surgery
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Does Medicare Pay for Cataract Surgery?
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