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Doctor insights on: Herbs To Remove Cataracts Without Surgery

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
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Cataracts (Definition)

Occurs whent here is a clouding (or change in protein composition) of the normally clear lens (which is located behind the pupil and iris) inside the eye. Cataracts are most commonly due to aging, but can be congenital (born with it), due to trauma or uveitis (eye inflammation). Can be worsened by long-term topical steroid ...Read more


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Cateracts 10 years after laser surgery. Corneal scarring. Difficult to remove cateracts. What to do?

Cateracts 10 years after laser surgery. Corneal scarring. Difficult to remove cateracts. What to do?

Cataract, K scar: New tools help remove cataracts in patients with significant corneal (K) scarring. Trypan blue and other dyes can stain capsule of cataract to make removal safer. More information: eyedoc2020 blogspot com ...Read more

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I have cataracts and corneal scarring 10 years after laser surgery. What to do if difficult to remove cataracts?

I have cataracts and corneal scarring 10 years after laser surgery. What to do if difficult to remove cataracts?

Surgery: If the corneal scarring is not bad, the cataracts can most likely be operated on and your vision improve. All this needs to be determined by the eye surgeon. ...Read more

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How to remove gall stone 13mm without operation?

How to remove gall stone 13mm without operation?

Gallstone removal: No gallstone removal without surgery. A single large stone is less likely to travel down the small duct that empties your gallbladder. Travelling stones can be dangerous to your health. If you have symptoms of gallbladder irritation, pain, bloating, belching, nausea, vomiting then a surgery consult is in order. Gallbladder removal with laprascopic cholecystectomy is safe, effective and durable. ...Read more

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How to remove gallbladder stones without surgeryp?

No effective way: Gallstones can't be removed or dissolved well with any medications or even lithotrypsy such as is used to break up kidney stones. Actigall (ursodiol) is one medicine used to decrease the likelihood of forming stones but it doesn't work to get rid of stones that are already formed in the gallbladder. Minimally invasive laparoscopic cholecystectomy cures the problem. It's an outpatient surgery. ...Read more

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Which prescription doctors give patients to remove surgery scars?

Which prescription doctors give patients to remove surgery scars?

Silicone gel sheetin: Is the first prescription. If it remains raised or is growing or symptomatic, steroid injections may be administered. Neither will remove surgery scars; they may improve them. ...Read more

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What risk factors are involved to undergo floater (eye) removal procedure by yag laser? Anything to do with retinal damage?

What risk factors are involved to undergo floater (eye) removal procedure by yag laser? Anything to do with retinal damage?

Floater removal: The use of a yag laser in the vitreous creates a shock wave that can cause a retinal tear or detachment. The yag laser can sometimes break up a large floater into several smaller floaters which may or may not be less bothersome. A floater, in of itself, is annoyance and the risks associated with removal must be weighed against the benefit. Please discuss with your surgeon. ...Read more

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Will my medical problems prevent me from undergoing cataract surgery safely?

Will my medical problems prevent me from undergoing cataract surgery safely?

Unlikely: Because cataract surgery is done with local sedation and not general anethesia most people are healthy enough to undergo the procedure. That being said most surgeons will require that you get medical clearence from your pcp first. ...Read more

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Anything they can do to improve vision years after congenital cataract surgery?

Anything they can do to improve vision years after congenital cataract surgery?

Possibly: You should see an eye doctor to determine if anything can be done to improve vision. In some cases, glasses or a contact lens can help improve vision. Other issues such as glaucoma, amblyopia, etc may limit best corrected vision though. ...Read more

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Lens in cataract surgery displaced. How easy to rectify?

Lens in cataract surgery displaced. How easy to rectify?

Based on the amount: If an Intra-ocular Lens Implant becomes displaced, the approach to repair (+/- surgery) depends on several factors. 1. Anterior Chamber vs. Posterior Chamber 2. Displaced (Subluxed) vs. Dislocated 3. Involvement of any other ocular structures 4. Level of the Intra-ocular Pressure Bottom line: Please seek evaluation with your Ophthalmic Surgeon. ...Read more

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Are there any alternatives besides surgery to remove chickenpox scars/marks?

Are there any alternatives besides surgery to remove chickenpox scars/marks?

Yes!: Chicken pox scars are similar to acne scars. They are depressed and usually scattered around an area. They can be improved significantly with treatment such as dermarolling and lasers including nd:yag, co2, and ematrix. ...Read more

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How to reshape nose without any surgical procedures?

How to reshape nose without any surgical procedures?

Reshaping a body: part w/out surgery sounds impossible to me. This is improbable, but some folks have a condition called Body Dysmorphic Disorder wherein they see parts of their body as needing to be reshaped when that is not the case. Please ask your doc to look at your nose and give you and opinion. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Has anyone done eye surgery to remove a pinguecula?

Has anyone done eye surgery to remove a pinguecula?

Yes: Surgical removal of a pinguecula is possible, but not always necessary. It may be treated with drops as well. Sometimes, no treatment is necessary. ...Read more

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How can you most effectively remove hemorrhoids, preferably without surgery?

How can you most effectively remove hemorrhoids, preferably without surgery?

Bowel regimen: Long term your best solution to hemorrhoids is bowel regimen; avoid straining/constipation. Fiber, increased fluid intake, stool softeners, probiotics and laxatives, to achieve 2 soft bowel movements per day. Okay to check in with your doc about piles/hemorrhoids. Okay to use salves and local hygiene, (shower and hairdryer the area daily). Good luck . Surgery if all else fails. ...Read more

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Are surgery necessary to remove hemorrhoids?

Are surgery necessary to remove hemorrhoids?

Not always: There are surgical options for hemorrhoid removal, but that is not always necessary. More conservative treatments such as medicated creams, suppositories and sitz baths can sometimes assist in the shrinkage of hemorrhoids to the point where they are smaller and not bothersome. ...Read more

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Is Intraocular lens medically necessary for 70yr old's cataract removal? Doc is forcing mom to replace her natural lens during cataract surgery.

Is Intraocular lens medically necessary for 70yr old's cataract removal? Doc is forcing mom to replace her natural lens during cataract surgery.

Very Necessary!: Absolutely. If your mom doesn't get an implant after her surgery, she will be blind without wearing either contact lenses or ultra thick glasses with power of greater than +10. Intraocular lens implants are one of the miracles of modern medicine. They are absolutely necessary, not luxuries fit only for a wealthy young person. Best wishes ...Read more

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After cataract removal and laser surgery, I need vitreotomy surgery--is it safe to do all these things?

Yes, if indicated: It is safe to do all these operations on the same eye if there is a medical reason to do so. Your doctor, perhaps with the input from a retinal consultant, will explain the reasons the procedures are required, what is hoped to be accomplished, and the associated risks. ...Read more

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Is there anything that can cause doctors to postpone surgery to remove ovarian tumor?

Is there anything that can cause doctors to postpone surgery to remove ovarian tumor?

A few things...: Patient fever, equipment conflicts, surgery center availability, doctor conflicts, non-critical nature of the surgery, etc. ...Read more