Predictability of Modern-Day Cataract Surgery

From the Show: The Wizard of Eyes
Summary: Having cataract surgery? Discover what you should know before going under the knife.
Air Date: 6/20/16
Duration: 10
Host: Robert Abel, Jr., MD
Guest Bio: Ravi Patel, MD
Ravi-PatelDr. Ravi Patel is a Board Certified Ophthalmologist and practices at Atlantic Eye Physicians in Monmouth County, NJ.

His practice sub-specializes in corneal disease and refractive surgery. He is currently on the faculty at Wills Eye Hospital where he teaches residents and fellows about the latest options in corneal refractive surgery.

Dr. Patel's innovative approach with modern technology allows patients a fully customized treatment where there is no "one size fits all."
Predictability of Modern-Day Cataract Surgery
Cataract surgery is a fairly common procedure.

But, if you're nearing this surgery, you may have some questions.

For example, can you really be guaranteed that you'll be able to drive without the need for glasses? Is there anything you can do to ensure the procedure is completely successful?

Dr. Ravi Patel returns to The Wizard of Eyes to discuss some of the finer points of modern cataract surgery and explain options for patient satisfaction.
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