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What is Cataract Surgery and How Does It Work?

What is Cataract Surgery and How Does It Work?

Cataracts are a normal, common part of ageing. Because we all age, this makes cataract surgery one of the most commonly performed surgical procedures in the Western world. While the first real cataract extraction was performed in the 1700s by a French surgeon, modern...

How Does Laser Eye Surgery Work?

How Does Laser Eye Surgery Work?

Laser eye surgery was first performed in the 1980s with a technique known as photorefractive keratectomy. Since then, hundreds of thousands of eyes have benefitted from this medical procedure.  Glasses and contact lenses, while both amazing optical inventions in...