Dr. David Bond & Associates Optometrists of Barrie, Ontario explains what a cataract is and how to treat it
What is a cataract and how is it treated?
A cataract is a clouding of the lens in the eye, which is behind the iris and pupil, that slowly leads to a decrease in vision. This can affect one or both eyes.
Cataracts are one of the most common causes for vision loss in those over the age of 40, and the leading cause of blindness in the world.
There are three types of cataracts. A subcapsular cataract forms at the back of the lens, and those with ... More