Cataracts: Signs, Causes and Options

Valley Laser Eye Centre | Conditions

About Cataracts

What Are Cataracts?

Your vision is blurry because the lens inside your eye is becoming cloudy.


What Causes Cataracts?

Most cataracts develop with age or sometimes injury. There are a few exceptions of inherited genetics disorder or sometimes past eye surgery.

Long term use of steroids can also cause cataracts.

If you have diabetes, you are more at risk of developing cataracts.

The Symptoms

What Are The Signs of Cataracts?

The Options

What are my options to correct my vision?

Older woman reading a cook book in her kitchen without any issues after having cataract surgery

Did You Know?

Cataracts will appear in most cases after the age of 65.