A New Level In Precision
Cataract surgery is one of the most frequently performed surgeries today. It is also one of the safest and most effective. Dr. Bley performs both standard and the newer, bladeless, laser cataract surgery. Laser assisted surgery is, however, his method of choice as it can improve precision and accuracy, potentially reducing risk and improving outcomes for patients. The decision is completely up to you. You have a choice between the standard surgery performed by hand or the newer method using the assistance of laser technology. Either type of procedure is extremely effective when performed by Dr. Bley, but bladeless, laser-assisted surgery offers a superior level of precision and speed.
Customized Precision With The LenSx® Laser For Cataract Surgery
If you opt for the newer laser assisted method, Dr. Bley will be using the LenSx® Laser, which offers a level of accuracy exceeding that of manual surgery methods. The LenSx® Laser first measures your eye to plan a procedure that’s unique to you. It then uses a laser beam to soften and break apart the cataract in a precise and reproducible fashion. The use of the laser
Medicare and private insurance typically cover some of the costs of laser-assisted cataract surgery. However, there may be out-of-pocket expenses involved, including for imaging associated with advanced technology lenses.
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