Why Choose Drs. Fine, Hoffman & Sims For Cataracts Surgery in Eugene:
Our ophthalmologists at Drs. Fine, Hoffman, & Sims are on the cutting-edge of new cataracts surgery in Eugene, OR. If you’ve been diagnosed with cataracts or are interested in being screened for cataracts, consider making an appointment with our specialists for access to the latest technology and treatment in cataract removal. If you’ve noticed unnatural clouding of your eye’s lens, excessive sensitivity to light, a growing difficulty reading, a loss of color perception or depth perception, night blindness, or the sudden ability to read without the use of your glasses, we highly recommend scheduling an appointment with us to check for cataracts.
We receive a lot of communication from patients who have questions about cataracts surgery in Eugene; one of the most common regarding whether we use a laser to assist with the surgery. We love telling our patients that we use the latest in laser technology- a procedure called Femtosecond Laser-Assisted Cataract Surgery (FLACS). Ultrasound technology is used to break up the cataract, or hardened lens material, which is then extracted through micro-incisions. Traditionally, the material was extracted manually with surgical instruments, however, new laser technology has greatly reduced the possibility of human error and often leads to an improved vision outcome.
You can watch a FLACS video on our website that explains the benefits and advantages of laser-assisted cataracts surgery. Feel free to return to our free online resources any time and as often as you’d like. You may find our FAQ section to be helpful in answering many common questions about eye care, including cataracts surgery in Eugene, vision testing in our office, prescription renewals for eye glasses and contacts, and more.
It’s essential that you visit an eye care specialists to determine whether you’re a good candidate for cataracts surgery. Eugene, OR ophthalmologists from Drs. Fine, Hoffman, & Sims are uniquely qualified to make this determination based on a complete and thorough eye examination with our specialists. If it is determined that you’re a candidate for surgery to remove cataracts, you’ll be provided with additional information on the risks and limitations of the surgery, patient instructions, and additional information about our surgery center.
Cataracts Surgery Eugene
You can access all of this information by visiting our website at FineMD.com. Just click the link ‘Eye Problems’ and select ‘Cataracts’ from the menu. Our cataracts surgery center is adjacent to our main office located in the Oregon Eye Institute. As one of the most modern facilities in the nation, our surgery center offers three suits with the latest in technology to treat a multitude of eye diseases and conditions. Our patients experience a pleasant non-hospital environment with efficient registration, admission, and discharge processes. Your family is welcome to watch the surgery from our comfortable viewing area. Schedule an appointment for cataracts surgery in Eugene by calling 800-452-2040. You’ve made the right decision to trust us with your eye care.