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  In August, the cataract surgery team at Whitsett Vision Group began performing cataract surgery with the use of Tecnis Symfony, a newly FDA-approved lens implant. This new lens represents a major advance in lens implant technology, and an exciting new option for cataract and lens exchange patients who desire good reading as well as…

In a modern cataract surgery, the patient’s natural lens, which has become cloudy, is removed and replaced with an artificial lens, known as an intraocular lens implant or IOL. Before this can take place, a surgical plan is created. The cataract surgeon selects the IOL type, and its refractive power, in order to provide the…

  Over the past few decades, many of the elements that once made cataract surgery a thing to be feared have gone by the wayside. Whereas the surgery once involved stitches on the eye, patches, and long bed rest, technological advances such as ultrasound cataract breakup (phacoemulsification) and foldable one-piece lens implants have made the…

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