A Step-by-Step Guide to Cataract Surgery: What You Need to Know

Cataract Surgery

When you think about eye surgery, it can seem a bit daunting. That’s why we strive to clarify each step of the way, starting from a basic understanding of the procedures we offer, like cataract surgery, to detailed aftercare. In our guide, we focus specifically on demystifying cataract surgery to help our patients and prospective […]

Taking a Closer Look at Cataracts: How Valley Laser Eye Centre Can Help

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Cataracts are a common age-related eye condition characterized by clouding of the eye’s naturally clear lens, leading to a gradual decline in vision quality. According to the Canadian National Institute for the Blind, over 2.5 million Canadians have cataracts, making it one of the leading causes of vision loss in the country.  Cataracts develop as […]

5 Things to Expect Before and After a Cataract Surgery

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Cataracts are a common condition that affects many people as they age. They are a clouding of the lens in the eye that can cause blurred vision, sensitivity to light, and difficulty seeing at night. While cataracts are a natural part of aging, there are ways to manage and treat this condition. Cataract surgery is […]

Understanding Cataract Surgery: Your Questions, Answered


Cataract surgery is a common procedure performed to improve vision in individuals who have developed cataracts, which are cloudy areas in the eye’s lens. This cloudiness can lead to blurred or hazy vision, difficulty seeing at night, and increased sensitivity to light. As cataracts continue to develop over time, they can significantly impact an individual’s […]

Recovering from Cataract Surgery: Here Is What to Expect

Cataract Surgery

Cataract surgery is a common procedure to remove the clouded lens from the eye and replace it with an artificial lens. The surgery is done to improve vision in people who suffer from cataracts, which is a condition that affects the clarity of the lens in the eye. Learn what to expect during recovery here!

Is It Time for Cataract Surgery: 6 Signs to Watch Out For


Cataracts are a common eye condition that typically affects older adults. It occurs when the natural lens of the eye becomes cloudy, leading to blurry vision and difficulty seeing in low-light conditions. While some people may only experience mild symptoms, others may require cataract surgery to restore their vision. Here are six signs that you […]

Post-Cataract Surgery Care: Tips for a Successful Recovery

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Cataract surgery is a procedure that can help improve your vision and quality of life. As with any surgery, however, recovery is necessary, and there are some simple steps that patients can take to ensure that the healing process goes smoothly. Here are some tips for post-cataract surgery care to help make your recovery as […]

Cataract Surgery 101: How Long It Can Be Postponed

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Cataracts result from proteins in the eye treading together and blocking or distorting light entering the eye. This can cause blurry vision, double vision, and sensitivity to light. In some cases, cataracts can lead to blindness if left untreated. Cataract surgery is the sole approach to restoring clear vision and is often recommended when cataracts […]