My recent cataract surgery

by Maria Concepcion
(Miami, FL USA)

I underwent cataract surgery two months ago. The surgery went well. The ophthalmologist used laser and implanted a Toric lens in my left eye. I went home and was able to continue with my life in almost a normal way.

It was amazing how clearly I was able to see. I could see everything in detail. I started driving the next day when I had to go visit the eye doctor for my first check-up. So far, so good.
For a while I only did day driving. I usually don't go out at night but then one night I did have to drive, and I was surprised to notice that when I looked at the traffic lights, I saw a ray of light across the traffic light. I got pretty upset about it and of course I mentioned it to my doctor during my next visit. He said it had to do with the vitreous humor and that he could fix it with laser.

Well, my condition has been getting worse. I see very well during the day. He told me I have 20/25 but at night the lights are driving crazy. I am afraid to get the laser and I don't know what to do.

Click here to post comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Your experience of surgery.

Enjoy this page? Please pay it forward. Here's how...

Would you prefer to share this page with others by linking to it?

  1. Click on the HTML link code below.
  2. Copy and paste it, adding a note of your own, into your blog, a Web page, forums, a blog comment, your Facebook account, or anywhere that someone would find this page valuable.

SEARCH THIS SITE

Custom Search



PREVENT GLAUCOMA BLINDNESS: BEST TOP-RATED SUPPLEMENTS

Mirtogenol 120 mg - clinically proven to reduce eye pressure

Palmitoylethanolamide - clinically proven to reduce eye pressure as well as improve visual field and optic nerve function

Cognizin Citicoline 500mg - clinically proven to significantly slow down glaucoma progression

Ginkgo biloba - clinically proven to increase ocular blood flow and reduce glaucoma field loss