Do they stick needles in your eyes during cataract surgery?

Answer Cataract surgery is the general term for two surgical procedures designed to repair clouding in the lens of the eye. One form of the surgery involves the use of a needle-like probe inserted into th... Read More »

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Does Medicare pay for lens implants during cataract surgery?

According to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Medicare will pay for a lens implant if a covered individual needs lens replacement due to cataracts. Medicare will also cover the assoc... Read More »

Can cataract surgery change your eyeglass prescription?

On One Hand: If You Desire a ChangeAccording to, during cataract surgery the ophthalmologist, or eye surgeon, will generally replace the human lens in your eye with an artificial... Read More »

Are you knocked out for cataract surgery?

On One Hand: Complete Sedation is Generally Not states that most cataract surgeries are done with only mild sedation and anesthetic eye drops. Cataract surgery has been perf... Read More »

Do you get put to sleep for cataract surgery?

On One Hand: Numbing Is Preferred by SurgeonsCataract surgery anesthetics do not put patients "to sleep." Instead they numb the surgical site by direct application (topical), injection (local) or b... Read More »