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Cataract Treatment in London

Cataract treatments in London are held at 46 Wimpole Street Hospital on a weekly basis for private patients seeking professional, expert treatments for a wide range of eye conditions.

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What is a Cataract?

A cataract is a clouding that develops in the crystalline lens of the eye or in its envelope, varying in degree from slight to complete opacity and obstructing the passage of light. It is the most common cause of blindness in the world and is conventionally treated with surgery whereby an intraocular lens is inserted in the eye. Visual loss occurs because opacification of the lens obstructs light from passing and being focused on to the retina at the back of the eye.

Find out more about Cataract Surgery in London below and get in touch to book a consultation with one of our Award-winning surgeons.

What are the symptoms of a Cataract?

Patients with cataracts typically experience a slow, progressive deterioration in their quality of vision. It is common for patients to experience a wide variety of symptoms such as:

  • Blurring of vision
  • Glare – Particularly at night
  • Ghosting of images (or Double-Vision)
  • Reduction in contrast & colour perception
  • Rapidly changing prescription
  • Haloes around bright lights
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What treatments are available for Cataracts in London?

The only proven treatment for cataracts that is effective and reverses the symptoms is the surgical removal of the natural lens and implantation of an artificial lens, otherwise known as cataract surgery.

Cataract surgery also offers the opportunity to reduce dependency on glasses and contact lenses by choosing a bespoke premium lens. Your consultant can discuss these options with you during a consultation.

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Book a consultation for Cataract Surgery in London

Fill out the form below to be contacted by the LaserVision team to discuss your symptoms and book in a Cataract consultation. Our specialist eye consultants offer unparalleled service and surgery of the highest standard.