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I had cataract and astigmatism in my both of my eyes. What are some surgical procedures to cure both?

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Dr. William Goldstein
Ophthalmology
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In brief: Lenses and incisions

Most patients can have their astigmatism and cataracts dealt with during their cataract surgery.
There are lens implants that correct astigmatism, and incisions can also be used. In rare instances, lasik or prk may be needed as well.

In brief: Lenses and incisions

Most patients can have their astigmatism and cataracts dealt with during their cataract surgery.
There are lens implants that correct astigmatism, and incisions can also be used. In rare instances, lasik or prk may be needed as well.
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Dr. Michael Ham
Ophthalmology
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In brief: Surgetry

Cataract surgery with a astigmatism correcting lens, or surgical procedure (limbal relaxing incisions).

In brief: Surgetry

Cataract surgery with a astigmatism correcting lens, or surgical procedure (limbal relaxing incisions).
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