Laser cataract surgery offers a precise, safe, and incredibly effective way to remove cataracts without the use of metal surgical tools. Our Poughkeepsie cataract surgeons use the state-of-the-art LenSx® femtosecond laser, providing benefits including:
Refractive Lens Exchange
Serving Poughkeepsie, Fishkill and Nearby Areas of the Hudson Valley
While October may seem a little early to start thinking about your HSA or flex account, most plan participants lose benefits at the first of the year, making now an ideal time to begin planning your procedure.
The American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS) is one of the leading organizations behind many recent advances in eye surgery technology. At the annual symposium for the ASCRS, Seeta Eye Care Centers' own Highland ophthalmologist Dr. Satish S. Modi gave a presentation on a new type of intraocular lens that has the potential to help millions of patients with cataracts who are thinking of undergoing refractive surgery.
Despite the advances in laser surgery technology over the last decade, many people who come to our Highland area practice are not candidates due to corneal degeneration and other factors. For these patients, refractive lens replacement is the most promising alternative to LASIK, and may even improve on older methods of vision correction.
Ideal candidates for refractive lens replacement:
When you are deciding whether to get laser vision correction surgery, you are likely considering a lot of factors - the cost, the impact it will have on your life, the different types of procedures available - but one factor you may overlook is the skill of your eye surgeon. Lots of people make the mistake of thinking that every doctor will get similar results from a procedure. But your doctor's level of experience and comfort with the procedure can produce drastically different patient outcomes.