Why is Cataract Surgery Done
Cataract surgery is performed to treat cataracts. Cataracts can cause blurry vision and increase the glare from lights. If a cataract makes it difficult for you to carry out your normal activities than eye surgeon / opthalmologist at GNH Hospital Gurgaon India may suggest cataract surgery. Nayna Eye Centre at GNH Hospital performs more than 50 Cataract Surgeries every month
When a cataract interferes with the treatment of another eye problem cataract surgery may be recommended.
Dr Vivek Garg is available for Consultation from 6 pm - 8 pm while Dr Manisha Mehta is available for consultation from 11.30 am - 1 pm. For appointment you can call +91-9810333238 or +91-124-4827000 between 9 am - 8 pm.
Cataract surgery is usually an outpatient procedure and takes around 15 - 30 minutes to perform. At GNH Hospital Eye Surgeons Dr Manisha Mehta and Dr Vivek Garg perform phacoemulsification cataract surgeries.
First, your doctor will place eye drops in your eye to dilate your pupil. You'll receive local anesthetics to numb the area, and you may be given a sedative to help you relax. If you're given a sedative, you may remain awake, but groggy, during surgery.
During cataract surgery, the clouded lens is removed, and a clear artificial lens is usually implanted. In some cases, however, a cataract may be removed without implanting an artificial lens