Cataract is the most common eye disease that leads to eye impairment and blindness. Cataract occurs when the eye lens become cloudy. Though the lens condition cannot be restored even with the early diagnosis, so the only solution remains with the surgery, in which the original damaged eye lens is replaced by Intra Ocular Lens (IOL).
Cataract is mainly the disease that occurs with age. People over 40s are more likely to have cataract. But some children are also born with cataract situation. Sometimes, an eye disease or eye injury leads to cataract.
Recent studies into the causes of cataract shown that extensive smoking and extensive exposure to the ultra violet light can be the main causes of early cataract. Other causes can be obesity, steroid usage, hypertension, genetics and diabetes.
There are studies that have shown that cataract can be prevented by antioxidant diet. Moreover, sunglasses can be used to prevent extra pressure on eyes and exposure to ultraviolet rays.
Tree Tops offers complete cataract check-up and treatment. Schedule your appointment or visit our hospital for comprehensive cataract treatment.