Pages with Matching Tag "surgery"
- May 26, 2015
Sooner or later, odds are that you’re going to develop a cataract or two. According to the National Eye Institute, by age 80, more than half of all Americans either have a cataract or have had cataract surgery. Typically, this condition—a clouding of the normally transparent lens in the eye—shows up after age 65. ... Read more
- June 03, 2014
Untreated cataracts are the most common causes of blindness in the world. It doesn¿t have to be though -- cataracts are easily curable, and the surgery can sometimes leave you with better vision than you had before the cataracts developed.... Read more
- April 19, 2013
While some patients are limited in their options to ease symptoms of aortic stenosis, they may be candidates for a therapy known as TAVI, or transcatheter aortic valve implant ... Read more