Multifocal Lens Replacement in Ocala, FL
Reactivate Your Vision
Regain the vision you had in your 20s- or better
If cataracts and presbyopia are affecting your quality of life, now is the time to talk to your eye doctor about treatment options. Although most people over the age of 60 experience some level of blurry vision due to cataracts, and almost everyone over 50 loses their ability to read comfortably without glasses due to presbyopia, the TECNIS® Multifocal Lens now makes it possible to regain performance more like that of younger eyes.
Dr. Hunt also performs multifocal lens replacement in The Villages, FL!
Today, for people who have cataracts, there is a procedure to remove to clouded natural lens of the eye and replace it with an advanced, artificial TECNIS® Multifocal Lens. This unique implantable lens is proven to provide excellent vision at all distances, under all lighting conditions- day and night. Even better, the TECNIS® Multifocal Lens has helped thousands of people gain independence from glasses for the first time.
Vision Changes With Age
Understanding these changes brings you one step closer to reclaiming younger vision.
What is a cataract?
Cataracts develop when the natural lens inside the eye becoming cloudy, brown, or yellow. As a result, light is scattered by the lens before it can focus on the retina, so vision becomes blurry or dark and colors become muted.
Signs of cataracts
TECNIS® Multifocal Lens
See near, far, and everything in between- day and night
Designed to give you back younger vision, the TECNIS® Multifocal Lens can provide you with high-quality vision at any distance, and in all lighting conditions- even in dim light.
With the TECNIS® Multifocal Lens, you can see objects up close and far into the distance, as well as at every important milestone along the way.
The advanced TECNIS® Multifocal is an implantable lens that significantly improves vision after cataract surgery and corrects presbyopia.
In a recent clinical study, over 94% of patients said they would choose the TECNIS® again. This TECNIS® Multifocal lens offers patients with age-related vision loss an excellent chance to regain younger vision and become free of glasses.
The Lens For Your Lifestyle
If you enjoy activities such as reading, boating, quitting, playing golf, sightseeing, or surfing the Internet, the TECNIS® Multifocal Lens is the lens for your active lifestyle.
Ask Your Doctor
Different types of implantable lenses are designed to meet individual eye health and lifestyle needs. Talk to your doctor about which lens is the right choice for you.
Exceptional Full Range of Vision
The advanced TECNIS® Mutlifocal Lens enables you to see clearly at near, intermediate, and far distances without glasses in all light conditions.
Designed For Any Lighting Condition
Uniquely designed for low-light vision
The TECNIS® Multifocal Lens is designed with patented optics and materials to provide high-quality vision even in low-light conditions. Some lenses lose the ability to provide good vision, particularly up close, as light is reduced.
With the TECNIS® Multifocal Lens, you may comfortably enjoy everyday activities like reading a menu in a dimly lit restaurant, take a walk at dusk, or even driving at night.
Immediately after surgery, some patients may notice rings around lights when driving at night. However, as the eye adjusts to the lens over time, the visual impression of rings typically lessens or goes away.
The Lens Implant Procedure
Removing cataracts and replacing the natural lens of the eye is one of the most commonly performed surgical procedures.
Each year, over 15 million cataract and lens implant procedures are performed worldwide. This proven procedure allows the TECNIS® Multifocal Lens to be implanted in a brief outpatient procedure.
An overwhelming majority of people who have received the TECNIS® Multifocal Lens are very satisfied with their vision following the procedure, and 94% said they would elect to do it again.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. Is the TECNIS® Multifocal procedure safe?
A. Every surgical procedure has risks and potential side effects. Your doctor will explain all of these in full detail. However, the lens removal and lens implant technique used in the TECNIS® Multifocal Lens procedure is performed over 15 million times per year worldwide and is recognized for its safety and predictability.
Q. How long will it be before I see well?
A. Everyone heals at a different rate, but in most cases, you will notice improved vision almost immediately after your procedure. You may, however, have an adjustment period where you see some glare or halos around bright lights. In most cases, this goes away over a period of weeks or months.
Q. Will I be totally free from glasses?
A. Many people with the TECNIS® Multifocal Lens experience the best eyesight they've had in years. In fact, nearly 9 out of 10 people do not require glasses after receiving a TECNIS® Multifocal implantable lens.
Q. Am I a candidate for the TECNIS® Multifocal Lens?
A. If you’ve been diagnosed with cataracts, you may be a candidate for the TECNIS® Multifocal Lens. Whether the TECNIS® Multifocal Lens is the right choice for you depends on your personal preferences, lifestyle, and overall health of your eyes. Your doctor will make a recommendation following a complete eye exam.
Contact Dr. Hunt when thinking about multifocal lens replacement!