A cataract cannot be treated with medication or corrected with Visual Aids. The cloudy cataract lens must be surgically removed. Cataract surgery is the most frequently performed surgical procedure in the world. It is widely regarded as safe and effective.
Intraocular lenses Intraocular lenses or IOLs are made of soft transparent synthetic and biocompatible material. The lens cannot be seen or felt in the eye. The most common type of intraocular lens has a Monofocal optic with a single corrective power. These lenses provide good vision at one distance, usually far.The Multifocal IOLs provide good vision at far and near distance. The latest Trifocal IOL offers the best postoperative vision across all distances - far, intermediate and near.