Realistic Expectations

From Cataract Surgery At Nutfield Eye Doctor In Derry, NH

An Eye Doctor in Derry, NH can only suggest the proper treatment based on their expertise in the field of cataract surgery.  Electing to have this procedure is a decision that only you can make, based on the quality of your vision and how badly cataracts have grown to disrupt the clarity of your eyesight. Nutfield Eye cannot guarantee the results of the surgery will be exactly what you expect, despite the high rate of success in our methods.

Once removed, cataracts will not grow back. But some patients may experience clouding of a thin tissue, called the capsular bag, that holds the intra-ocular lens. In most cases, a laser is used to painlessly open the clouded capsule and restore clear vision with a procedure called a capsulotomy.

Cataracts do not grow back after they have been removed from your eye.  On occasion, patients have experienced a clouding of the capsular bag.  This is the part of the eye where the IOL has been inserted.  A painless laser procedure called a capsulotomy can be performed

Serious complications with cataract surgery are extremely rare. It is a safe, effective and permanent procedure, but like any surgical procedure, it does have some risks. Going to an eye specialist experienced with the procedure can significantly minimize the risks involved with cataract surgery.

After a thorough eye exam, you and your doctor will determine if cataract surgery is an option for you. You will be given additional information about the procedure that will allow you to make an informed decision about whether to proceed. Be sure you have all your questions answered to your satisfaction.

You may also choose to make an appointment or request additional information to learn more about this exciting procedure.