5 doctors weighed in:

Do people adjust to new vision after getting cataract surgery?

5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Glenn Pomerance
Ophthalmology
3 doctors agree

In brief: The vast majority

Since cataract development causes reduced vision, the condition itself requires adaptation.
The procedure restores vision and therefore adaptation to "normal" is usually effortless! with today's cataract surgery vision is often better almost immediately after the procedure!

In brief: The vast majority

Since cataract development causes reduced vision, the condition itself requires adaptation.
The procedure restores vision and therefore adaptation to "normal" is usually effortless! with today's cataract surgery vision is often better almost immediately after the procedure!
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Dr. Jay Bradley
Ophthalmology - LASIK Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Yes. Vision is generally excellent without glasses although reading glasses will likely be needed.

In brief: Yes

Yes. Vision is generally excellent without glasses although reading glasses will likely be needed.
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Dr. Michael Ham
Ophthalmology

In brief: Yes

Yes, almost always and they are very satisfied with the results.

In brief: Yes

Yes, almost always and they are very satisfied with the results.
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