Q. What are Lifestyle Lens Implants?
A. Lifestyle Lens Implants are a breakthrough technology that may restore a more youthful vision for people with cataracts and may enable patients to see at distance, near and in between without glasses. These lenses provide an enhanced quality of vision at most distances without glasses. Lifestyle Lens Implants include Crystalens® AO, ReSTOR®, Tecnis® Multifocal and Trulign®.
Q. Who is an excellent candidate for Lifestyle Lens Implants?
A. The best candidate is someone over the age of 50, with cataracts and realistic expectations.
Q. Who is not an ideal candidate for Lifestyle Lens Implants?
A. Patients who are monocular or have advanced age-related macular degeneration.
Q. What makes Lifestyle Lens Implants differ from traditional monofocal lenses?
A. The traditional monofocal lens implants only provides a single fixed focus so that most patients must wear glasses or contacts for near work.
Q: How long does it take to adjust to the Lifestyle Lens Implants
A. After surgery, there may be an adaptation period of up to 9 months in some patients, but most patients report less. You can expect a progressive increase in the quality of vision without glasses.
Q. Are there payment plans for the Lifestyle Lens Implants?
A. Yes. Our surgical coordinator will help you with the details
Q. How do I schedule an appointment?
A. Call 813-788-7616 and ask to schedule an appointment with Dr. Kaufman