Cataracts development factors
A lot of factors influence the disease development, the most frequent is genetic predisposition. If both of your parents suffered from cataracts there is a lot of chance that with age it will develop also in you. Somehow more predisposed to suffer from cataracts are women because of the hormonal alteration during menopause, smokers and those who excessively expose their eyes to UV-light. The only efficient way of treating cataracts is surgery, for which most people decide when the bad vision becomes an obstacle in everyday activities. This type of surgery is also a chance of getting rid of reading glasses. During the examination ask the doctor about the chance for multifocal lens insertion.More about patient experiences
Tomaz, 66 years, 20. September 2013
Thank you very much for the successful refractive surgery! I feel great, the orientation inside and outside is much more safe. Dr. Kristina, many thanks!
Only a year ago I barely crossed the street with my glasses on. When Dr. Kristina performed surgery I can walk down the street with no glasses, thank you wholeheartedly, I was reborn!
Average visual acuity without eyeglasses before and after surgery
The only solution is surgery
It is one of the most safe and common eye surgeries which in those with a healthy fundus enables to regain a 100 percent visual acuity. A worse vision regardless surgery can occur in patients with some accompanying eye diseases. In our center we perform cataract surgery also on concession, in this case you need the referral from your personal physician. The surgeries are performed in our modern high-tech operating room which with rich experiences of our doctors decreases the risk of eventual complications on the lowest possible level. This is proved also by our statistics, since we had in the past ten years less than one per mill of complications.