The recent addition and success of various lens options like multifocal intraocular lenses, and toric lenses for the simultaneous correction of higher degrees of astigmatism have proved to be a huge leap forward in the outcome following cataract surgerym, offering a much better quality eyesight. These lenses can free the patient from the need to even reading glasses addition after surgery, and justifiably enough have added the name REFRACTIVE to cataract surgery.
Among the leading best cataract surgeons in Cairo, Egypt, Dr Khalil is accessing all the cutting edge developments in cataract surgery, coupled with continuous knowledge updates in most international meetings concerned with cataract surgery around the globe.
After undergoing full consultation with in-office testing by Dr Ahmed Khalil and some other measurements, cataract surgery is usually scheduled in an outpatient surgery center. Anesthesia is provided by a highly specialized anesthesiologist, and medical clearance is required from your internist. Most patients can expect to spend several hours at the surgery center, however the procedure itself usually takes less than 10 minutes.