Ocular Interest - K. McGuinness Opticians - Newton Aycliffe / Washington
 
Cataracts
6th October 2009
 
Cataracts are common in people over 60 and are due to a gradual yellowing or fogging of the eye's own lens. If the fogging becomes severe the lens can be replaced with an artificial lens implant. Surgery is normally done as a day case.
http://www.rcophth.ac.uk/about/public/cataract
 
 
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