Crystalens® is designed to allow the optic, or central circular part of the lens to move back and forth as you constantly change focus on images around you.
Click here to read more about the Crystalens® Intraocular Lens Unlike conventional single-vision (monofocal) lens implants, state-of-the-art TECNIS® lenses have been specially designed with multifocal zones which provide remarkable vision across the spectrum of full distances.
Apodization is the gradual tapering of the diffractive steps from the center to the outside edge of a lens to create a smooth transition of light between the distance, intermediate and near focal points.
Sometimes there will be an added cost when an additional procedure is required to optimize your vision.
Silverstein Eye Centers offers low payment plans with 0% interest are available.
The premium lens implants are not covered by Medicare, Medicaid, and other health insurance.
An out-of-pocket expense for the premium lens implants will cover the cost of the lens itself.
While virtually everyone implanted with a premium lens will experience significant improvement in their uncorrected vision after surgery, some people might not see 20/20 at all distances.
In some situations such as reading fine print in dim lighting, glasses will help.This technology has been FDA approved since the mid 1990s, enjoyed by millions of happy, satisfied patients.Corrective eye wear may still be necessary for some activities, but the freedom from glasses and contact lenses is incredible.If you have cataracts, astigmatism, and presbyopia and choose a standard monofocal replacement lens for cataract surgery, you'll probably still need to wear glasses after the procedure to read or see things farther away.However, if you and your surgeon choose a multifocal toric lens you may not need glasses afterward to see clearly across all distances.There are two categories of lens implants: standard and premium.