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Is an alternative medical procedure for cataracts other than surgery?

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Dr. William Goldstein answered

Specializes in Ophthalmology

None: Unfortunately, there is no medical alternative to treat cataracts. You can slow progression by protecting yourself from ultraviolet with sunglasses and hats.

Answered 3/26/2013

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Dr. Michael Ham answered

Specializes in Ophthalmology

No: Unless changing your glasses or contacts help the vision.

Answered 9/28/2016

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