Cataract Extraction

Extracapsular cataract extraction by phacoemulsification along with foldable posterior chamber intraocular lens implantation in the bag is the treatment of choice.
  • Preoperative evaluation
  • Antibiotics
  • Dilatation of the concerned eye
  • Surgery can be performed in topical, local, general anesthesia
  • Cataract extraction is done by phacoemulsification
  • Implantation of foldable intraocular lens


What are the benefits & risks of Cataract Extraction?

The outcomes of Cataract Extraction depend on several factors and conditions suffered by the patient in the past.

The benefits of Cataract Extraction include

  • Very small surgical incision
  • Sutureless surgery
  • Very less post-operative surgical astigmatism
  • Early visual rehabilitation

The risks of Cataract Extraction include

  • Post operative uveitis
  • Striate keratopathy
  • Postoperative hyphaema
  • Postoperative shallow anterior chamber

Consult with our experienced Doctors

JNU is home to some of the most eminent doctors in the world, most of whom are pioneers in their respective arenas and are renowned for developing innovative and revolutionary procedures