These lenses not only correct distance vision, but also provide intermediate and near vision.
An accommodating or bifocal lens provides the best chance of independence from eye glasses following cataract surgery.
Then they wear eyeglasses for reading or close work.
A variety of lenses can be placed in the eye at the time of cataract surgery, including: conventional implants, astigmatism correcting implants, and accommodating or bifocal lenses.
The most common type of lens used with cataract surgery is called a monofocal IOL. It is set to focus for up close, medium range or distance vision.
Most people have them set for clear distance vision.Cataract surgery removes this cloudy lens and replaces it with a clear IOL to improve your vision..IOLs come in different focusing powers, just like prescription eyeglasses or contact lenses.These lenses are also known as IOLs, or intraocular lenses.Intraocular Lens Options for Cataract Patients include: TECNIS lens Tecnis Conventional Implant Lenses are also known as Monofocal Lenses. At Sacramento Eye Consultants in Sacramento, we offer a variety of medical financing options.Let us help you find out if Special Financing is Available to you.The unique Crystalens can reduce or eliminate glasses for most activities including: reading a book, working on the computer, and driving a car.Crystalens was developed using the human eye’s natural functions as the standard.Like the natural lens, it uses the eye muscle to flex and accommodate in order to focus on objects in the environment at all distances.Crystalens is a dynamic lens and adjusts to your individual visual needs.