Research accommodating lens clinical trials
Our San Diego and Coronado offices offer this surgery to patients.
back to top stronger glasses or contact lenses are not an adequate solution for treating cataracts.
A conventional monofocal IOL or a new technology multifocal IOL (RESTOR, REZOOM) or accommodating IOL (CRYSTALENS® ) is then inserted through the initial incision and set in place.
Cataract surgery and implantation is performed on an outpatient basis and will take just a few minutes to complete .
Once anesthetized, a small incision will be made in the eye in order to access the cataract.
About 24 hours after the procedure your doctor will examine the treated eye and prescribe eye drops to prevent infection and aid healing.
With Re STOR, patients quickly return to daily activities with a full range of vision, seeing clearly at all distances, day or night.
In the clinical study 80% of patients with the Re STOR IOL reported that they never have to wear glasses.
Cook is one of the most experienced cataract surgeons offering this eye surgery in San Diego County.
Performing 700 cases annually, he is well versed in the use of monofocal and multifocal intraocular implants used during this surgical procedure. Cook will be happy to answer any questions you might have about your cataracts or cataract eye surgery and allow you to make a decision at your convenience.