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Cataract Surgery | Aker kasten eye center | Boca raton, FL

Do I need cataract surgery?

Cataracts are a condition that can impact the eye—and a patient’s vision. The clouding and fogging of eyesight is a typical sign that cataracts exist. The condition cannot be cured, but with the use of surgery, can be addressed and eliminated. Cataracts will worsen over time, and the only treatment is surgical removal. Do I […]

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How to Know if you have Cataracts

For adults over the age of 60, cataracts are a common condition. Cataracts are caused by a variety of factors, and fortunately, your eye doctor can treat them. Let’s discuss what the symptoms and causes of cataracts then address your options for treatment. What causes cataracts? Cataracts tend to form as we age. The protein […]

Ten eye opening things everyone should know about cataracts

What exactly is a cataract? In simple terms, it is a condition where the lens of the eye becomes cloudy. The result is blurred vision, even some vision loss. Most of us have heard of cataracts, and we’ve probably also heard plenty of anecdotes about who gets them and why and what can be done […]