As you get older, your eyes undergo certain changes. Some of these result in the development of age-related vision conditions, such as cataracts. While cataract surgery can be performed to restore clear vision, there are also certain steps you can take on a daily basis to reduce your risk of this condition.
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Cataracts are one of the most common age-related vision conditions impacting Americans. More than 25 million individuals over the age of 40 have cataracts, and it is expected that approximately 45 million Americans will develop this condition by 2050. Fortunately, there are some steps you can take to reduce your risk of cataracts.
Cataracts are one of the leading causes of vision loss in the United States, impacting more than 25 million people. Fortunately, cataracts don’t have to result in blindness. You can safely and effectively restore clear vision with cataract surgery.
Cataracts are one of the most common age-related vision conditions. Currently, more than 25 million people over the age of 40 have cataracts, and this figure is expected to rise significantly over the next 20-30 years.
A cataract is a clouding of your eye’s lens. It develops when protein fibers in the lens become damaged. Over time as your lens becomes increasingly clouded with cataracts, the condition will result in a gradual deterioration of vision. Without treatment, cataracts can eventually result in blindness.
Cataracts are one of the most common age-related vision conditions, impacting over 25 million Americans. If left untreated, cataracts can eventually lead to blindness.
Fortunately, you don’t have to go blind from cataracts. Cataract surgery can be performed to replace your eye’s cloudy natural lens with an artificial intraocular lens (IOL) that will restore clear, sharp vision. At Kirk Eye Center, we offer a variety of premium IOL options that will eliminate the need for glasses after your procedure.
Cataracts are already one of the leading causes of blindness around the world and based on data from the nonprofit organization Prevent Blindness, there will be a significant increase in cataract cases by 2050.
Fortunately, cataracts are easily treatable. At Kirk Eye Center, we offer the latest and most advanced cataract surgery treatment methods, allowing you to restore clear, sharp vision.
Cataracts are a common vision condition. More than 24 million Americans over the age of 40 have cataracts, and approximately 50% of Americans will develop the condition by the time they are 75 years old.
A cataract is a clouding of your eye's natural lens. As the condition progresses, your lens becomes increasingly clouded, preventing light from passing through to the retina clearly. This results in a progressive deterioration of vision. Fortunately, clear vision can easily be restored with cataract surgery.
For the 9th year in a row, Kirk Eye Center has been voted #1 Eye Clinic in Loveland in the Reporter-Heralds Reader’s Choice awards.
We couldn’t have done it without our loyal patients, team members and friends in the Loveland Community.
To ALL of you, we say “Thank You!”
We want to thank everyone from northern Colorado who attended our free cataract screening event this past Saturday, at Chilson Senior Center in Loveland.
We renewed acquaintances with long-time patients and met folks who will be joining the practice as new patients.
Please watch for news regarding our next screening event to be held in the Johnstown and Milliken area, late winter.