Nancy was in the office last week. It happened to be her birthday and she needed to have the glasses restriction removed from the new license she was going to get. You see Nancy has worn glasses her whole life. She had a large amount of farsightedness and astigmatism, over +8 diopters to be precise. She came to my office a while back seeking a way to eliminate her need for glasses and contact lenses. The amount of correction needed precluded her from getting LASIK, so we discussed a clear lensectomy approach with the implantation of a Toric IOL. The power of the implant needed actually required 2 implants per eye!
The results? Awesome. Nancy is now seeing better than she has in her life, 20/25 without glasses or contact lenses. Here is her story: