What is Cataract?
Cataract is a clouding of the eye's natural lens, which lies behind the iris and the pupil. Cataract is the most common cause of vision loss in people over age 40 and is the principal cause of blindness in the world.
Cataract treatment through blade-less cataract surgery (FLACS):
FLACS is the most advanced cataract surgery using the LenSx laser cataract surgery patients are the most advanced method of cataract surgery. Patients now have the option of choosing a computer-controlled, bladeless cataract laser to take care of some of the critical steps in the cataract surgery procedure.
Why FLACS is recommended for Cataract treatment?
a. Relatively simple and safe procedure
b. Stitch less, bloodless, painless surgery
c. Chances of infection are very low
d. Minimum post-surgery precautions and care
e. Quicker healing and recovery
f. Quicker visual recovery
Recovery Period and Post FLACS care
Most patients are concerned about the cataract surgery recovery process. The doctors at Hashmanis Hospital provide the best quality care and thoroughly explain what you can expect after cataract surgery. Recovery from cataract surgery is generally very quick. Most patients obtain better vision within the first 24 hours of the procedure. For a few days after surgery, your doctor may ask you to use eye drops to help healing and decrease the risk of infection. Ask your cataract surgeon about how to use your eye drops, how often to use them, and what effects they can have. You will need to wear an eye shield or eyeglasses to help protect your eyes.
Price of FLACS Surgery
The price of FLACS Surgery offered at Hashmanis Hospital is: Rs. 220,000