The Truth About Cataracts
If your vision is worsening, it’s important to understand the truth about available
options so you can make informed decisions regarding your eye health. You may be
surprised how safe cataract surgery is.
Is cataract surgery safe?
Cataract surgery is one of the most commonly performed surgical procedures, as well
as one of the safest. More than 95 percent of the 3 million cataract surgeries performed
vision without complications.1
Will cataract surgery give me 20/20 vision?
While there is no guarantee that cataract surgery will give you 20/20 vision, four
out of five AcrySof® IQ ReSTOR® IOL recipients reported never wearing
glasses after having the lens placed in both eyes.2
How long does recovery take?
Most people notice a significant improvement in their vision and are back to normal,
everyday activities within 24 hours following cataract surgery.