Crystalens accommodating intraocular lens
The crystalens® procedure is performed in a surgery center environment.After a small incision is made at the edge of the cornea, the natural lens is removed with phaecoemulsification and the crystalens® is implanted.Our experienced cataract surgeons will be able to help diagnose your condition and discuss your premium lens implants options.Please feel free to visit our cataract center to better understand the cataract surgery process.Accommodating IOL - Crystalens® HOW DOES THE crystalens® IOL WORK?After the age of 40 people will often start to experience serious trouble reading as the eye’s natural lens starts to harden.crystalens® can usually be implanted in less than 15 minutes. Most patients are able to pursue normal activities almost immediately after surgery.
In order to use Medscape, your browser must be set to accept cookies delivered by the Medscape site.
The lens builds on over 30 years of experience with cataract lens implant technology to improve and rejuvenate vision so that patients can accomplish most of their visual needs with reduced dependence on glasses.
If you are experiencing the onset of cataracts and require cataract surgery please feel free to start your cataract research here with Washington Eye Physicians & Surgeons.
This is known as loss of accommodation, or presbyopia.The crystalens lens was researched and developed specifically to help correct the aging vision condition and was engineered with a hinge design that allows the optic to move as your focus on an image changes.