Cataracts care at LondonOC
LondonOC has invested heavily in world-class consultants and innovative equipment.
Cataracts are very common; it’s estimated around 2.5 million people aged over 65 have cataracts and it’s the main cause of impaired vision worldwide.
When cloudy patches appear in your vision, it prevents the light from extending to the back of your eyes which can cause impaired vision. A common misconception is that the cataract is like a “film” or “skin” that has grown over the eye, and this simply is not true. The fact is, if you're suffering from a cataract, then the lens itself has gone cloudy. Causes for cataracts can vary but you may be at higher risk if you're over 60, have trauma in the eye, diabetes and sometimes genetics can be a factor.
Signs and symptoms of Cataracts:
- Clouded, blurred or dim vision
- Difficulty with vision at night
- Heightened sensitivity to light and glare
- Seeing "halos" around lights
- Frequent changes in eyeglass or contact lens prescription
- Fading or yellowing of colours
- Double vision in a single eye
Cataracts Treatment at London OC
In-house state-of-the-art operating theatre fully registered with the Care Quality Commission
Amazing care from the very first appointment
We are happy to organise accommodation, transport and liaise with your doctors so you are well looked after wherever you go.
Cataracts Treatment Options
Most cataract cases develop over time, some patients may not even notice they have cataracts until it eventually disturbs their vision.
Having any surgical procedure can be a scary prospect, especially if it affects your everyday life. Our job is to put your mind at ease and support you every step of the way. LondonOC has invested heavily in the most highly skilled staff and world-class equipment. Using the highest quality lenses available, our skilled surgeons will restore your full vision with very little fuss or discomfort.
We have access to all the latest intraocular lenses (IOL) available today, and considering this lens will remain in your eye for the rest of your life, we use only the best quality at the London Ophthalmology Centre.
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Why Choose LondonOC
We don’t compete with other clinics as our pricing represents all fundamentals of our bespoke patient journey and the innovative care we are proud to offer. Following your consultation, if you have any queries or concerns, our consultants will be at hand to answer your questions by phone or email at no extra charge.
We only specialise in eye care– we are an exclusive ophthalmic clinic and have all the tests, treatments and procedures performed in our Centre, under our direct control. You may be pleased to know that we were thefirst exclusive eye clinic and surgery centre in central London. We are owned and managed by doctors in the best interests of our patients,not dictated to by profit orientated companies. The premises and practise meets all the required regulations needed for a centre of excellence. With over 40,000 procedures done by our surgeons they have the experience you expect for a centre of excellence.
Testimonials and reviews
Since our establishment in 2005, we have had numerous happy and satisfied patients. Feel free to have a read through some of our testimonials and videos, and find out what previous clients have had to say about us. We are happy to put you in touch with past patients with similar conditions or treatments. We are also proud to announce that we have a 0% infection rate since establishment, at the clinic and work hard to maintain it.
I was nervous about the first operation, not knowing what to expect but I never felt any pain during or after surgery and the result was immediate. Mr Sharma and the theatre staff looked after me completely and the operation itself only lasted about 15 mins or so and the benefits are incalculable. The sense of freedom and relief in being able to see everything when I wake up and open my eyes, is amazing. I would absolutely recommend this procedure to anyone – it’s truly life changing – I would even call it miraculous. I would not hesitate to recommend LondonOC.SEE MORE CATARACT TESTIMONIALS
I recently had both cataract and glaucoma surgery on both eyes at the LondonOC and honestly found the whole experience very professional and caring, with excellent results. From my first initial consultation, Mr Sharma made me feel at ease with a calm, caring manner and very clear explanation of the whole procedure. The surgery was painless and very professional, followed by after care by Mr Sharma which was very supportive and reassuring. Without a doubt I would honestly recommend the LOC to any prospective patients.SEE MORE CATARACT TESTIMONIALS
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