Cataracts, or clouding of the lenses, are most commonly linked to the natural aging process. Today, many options are available at our Huntington Beach practice that can help restore cataract-impaired vision, including lens replacement. Trulign Toric is a type of artificial lens that can replace a natural lens that has deteriorated due to a cataract. In this way, the accommodating IOL can adjust and focus on objects at various distances, behaving more like your own lens. A monofocal IOL is optimized to correct distance vision and a multifocal IOL can sharpen near, intermediate and distance vision.
Surgeons weigh in: Accommodating vs. multifocal IOLs
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This month, Mitchell A. Jackson, MD, and Quentin B. There is an ever-growing interest in presbyopic correction after cataract surgery, and many patients expect to be spectacle free as much as possible after surgery. As patient expectations soar, so too does the need for an effective and reliable IOL to satisfy this demand. Both accommodating and multifocal IOLs have been in use for several years and have gained widespread acceptance. Surgeons continue to vary as to which IOL they prefer. We hope you enjoy this discussion.
Crystalens And Trulign Toric: Accommodating IOLs For Cataract Surgery
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Reviewed by Vance Thompson, MD. Crystalens and Trulign Toric are premium intraocular lenses IOLs that correct presbyopia as well as common refractive errors , enabling an expanded range of clear vision and a decreased need for eyeglasses after cataract surgery, compared with surgery performed with conventional monofocal IOLs. This is why they are classified as "accommodating IOLs. Accommodation is a process that enables the eye to adjust its focusing power to provide clear vision at all distances.