A 40-year-old member asked:
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Is it ok to use the sunbed after cataracts surgery?

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Dr. George Yang
26 years experience in Ophthalmology
Sure: Some lenses used in cataract surgery do not have uv protection. You will still need to have protective eyewear. Otherwise, there are no contraindications.
Answered on Jun 14, 2018
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