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is an alternative medical procedure for cataracts other than surgery?

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Dr. William Goldstein
30 years experience 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 on Mar 26, 2013
Dr. Michael Ham
26 years experience Ophthalmology
No: Unless changing your glasses or contacts help the vision.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016

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