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Cataract Surgery Recovery
Recovery from cataract surgery requires rest and avoiding certain activities until you are healed. Dr. Walter Choate offers patients some post-op advice.
History of Cataract Surgery
Monofocal vs. Multifocal IOLs
Dr. Walter Choate discusses monofocal vs. multifocal IOLs to give our patients the knowledge they need to choose a lens that is right for them.
Eye Care Statistics
Eye Care for Patients with High Blood Pressure
The Eye Care Needs of Senior Citizens
Elderly patients often face issues with cataracts, macular degeneration, presbyopia, and glaucoma. Let's examine each of these.
Common Age-Related Eye Problems
Common age-related eye problems include cataracts, presbyopia, glaucoma, and AMD. Here is how they can be treated and managed.
Treatment for Eye Conditions That Cause Blindness
We treat many eye conditions, including those that may lead to blindness. We can address cataracts, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration, and more.
Risk Factors for Cataracts: What Makes Them More Likely
Risk factors for cataracts include eye injury, advanced age, family history, smoking, and excessive alcohol consumption. Prevention includes sun protection and protective goggles.
An effective treatment of cataracts for our medical ophthalmology patients in Nashville is the placement of IOLs.