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I had cataract surgery and had a multifocal lens implanted.

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Hello, I had cataract...

Hello, I had cataract surgery and had a multifocal lens implanted. From the beginning I've seen halos around bright lights at night. But for a few weeks watching TV was great, then credits in bright colors began to smudge against dark backgrounds. My doctor says this could be because of a thickened wall of the eye sac, or astigmatism. How can I tell so I can choose the correct treatment, YAG or lens replacement?

Doctor's Assistant: When was the last time you had your eyes checked? In general, how has your vision been lately?

My eyes were checked yesterday.

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

I don't believe so.

Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: Eye
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Eye Doctor: Dr. Rick, Board Certified MD replied 4 months ago

How long ago was your surgery?

Look on the card that came with your lens and tell me the name of the lens and the power.

What is your best corrected near and far visual acuity in the operated eye?

What has your surgeon recommended?

This is not an answer, but an Information Request. I need this information to answer your question. Please reply, so I can answer your question. I look forward to helping you.

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