a lens inserted into the eye where it remains permanently
a more invasive surgery than Lasik or conductive keratoplasty
an artificial lens that is placed into the eye after the cataract is removed
a small, plastic lens that an eye surgeon can put in your eye to replace a lens that has been removed because of a cataract
An intraocular lens (IOL) implant can improve vision impaired by the age-related condition presbyopia, clouded by a cataract, or as an alternative to LASIK surgery. During intraocular lens surgery, the natural lens of the eye is replaced by an intraocular lens implant.