With age, the proteins inside the lens can clump together, turning the lens from clear to cloudy. Certain behaviors like too much time in the sun without eye protection, smoking, high blood sugar, high blood pressure, use of steroid medications, hormone replacement therapy, or taking statins may put you at higher risk for a cataract.
High blood pressure, use of steroid medications, hormone replacement therapy, or taking statins may put you at higher risk for a cataract. Posterior sub capsular cataract (more common in those with diabetes) nuclear cataract in the center of the lens, and cortical cataract on the side of the lens.
Cataract shall be treated by replacing the natural IOL with artificial IOL. The process of replacement shall vary such us SICS or Phacoemulsification, etc.
MEH & RI is equipped with all required infra including Operating Microscope, Phaco machine, etc., to serve the patients with best-in-class quality to restore their vision.