Cataract Surgery


What is the Cataract?

Cataract is losing the transparency of the eye lens which have  transparent structure, in the result that leads to blurred vision.

Cataract disease is now quite a common eye disease. In a healthy eye structure, eye lens must have a transparent structure. the Transparent eye lens breaks the light coming from the outside properly and heading to the retina. while eye lens, which lost its transparency do not transfer from outside vision properly, and form blurred vision to be from behind glass condensing the steam.

What are the reasons of Cataract occurrence?

  • Cataract often seen in people in middle age, by the time deformation of the lens appear and Cataract can be apeared.
  • It can be seen in newborn babies.This situation, where infections during pregnancy, and the mother had used drugs. In a pupil of the baby, if the whitening seen as different from the other, or if there is strabismus should be referred to an ophthalmologist immediately. When the diagnosis of Cataract surgery for babies must be carried out urgently, at a time determined by ophthalmologist.
  •  Cataract is commonly observed in diabetic patients.
  • physical blows to the eye area and accidents can cause Cataract.
  • In addition, the use Alsteroiadat for a long time increases the problems that cause Cataract in the future.

What are the symptoms of Cataract?

  • Decrease in the visual action by the time.
  • Hypersensitivity of the eye to to light, and dazzle the eye.
  • Reading becomes more difficult.
  • Particular declines in the function of night vision.
  • By the time the eye begins to see the bodies in pairs.
  • The eye begins to see closer to yellow and the colors become pale.

All the Symptoms that we mentioned above are the symptoms showing Cataract infection.

How Cataract surgery is performed?

Now adays the surgery is the only solution for Cataract. Since drug therapy or the use of glasses does not work. Because of the evolution of technology it is possible to perform Cataract surgery without use the needle and without anesthesia or even stay in the hospital.

In the of Cataract surgery the eye lens is replaced with another an artificial lens inside the eye, and thus eliminate the Cataract.

What is the best way to apply in Cataract Operation?

In the past. the Cataract surgery were done with traditional stitching method

But today, emerging technologies and infrastructure facilities along with called

But in coinciding with the development of technology and infrastructure development in the present day, the most common way is the so-called Phacoemulsification.


The method that called Phacoemulsification is the most modern surgical methods

and carried out through the creation of a small opening in the cornea and into the eye by instrument issued Ultrasonic, Because of the energy of these sound waves are breaking up the lens into small pieces and dragging them. Through this small cut  folding lens is inserted into the eye and ending surgery without the use stitches.

Instructions that must be followed before Cataract surgery

  • Stop taking medications that cause dilute the blood such as aspirin and similar drugs.
  • Stop taking drugs that thing for taking medications on a regular basis, such as diabetes, high blood pressure and asthma.
  • Regular used drugs such as diabetes drugs , high blood pressure and asthma, have to stop at the same day of the operation,
  • The patient must bring the regularly used drugs on the day of the surgery, and deliver them to the doctor.
  • In the day of the operation the face must wash well, and do not use make-up and cosmetics such as perfumes and creams.
  • During the operation, the patient will change clothes and wear your dress operations.

Instructions that must be followed after Cataract surgery

  • The patients does not require to stay overnight in the hospital after Cataract surgery, and they can return home the same day after the control of the doctor to the patient.
  • The patient should not drive the car while returning home and to be accompanied by someone.
  • The control of the patient’s position during the first 36 hours after the operation.
  • wash your hands thoroughly before you use the recommended of Collyriums by the doctor.
  • While using the Collyriums, patient should look up and pull the lower eyelid down and placed Collyriums inside the eye, and should not touch the patient’s eye.
  • You must use the drops throughout the day but do not need to wake up at night to use them.
  • must in mind the use of Collyriums for the number of days proposed by the doctor.

Cataract Surgery with Instaclinic

Many visitors come to our country to have Cataract Surgery from abroad. Turkey’s “Medical Tourism” services are offered under packages. Those packages include; treatment, accommodation and transfer services are available within the city.
Cataract Surgery operation requires 6 nights at least stay in Istanbul for guests from abroad. They can go back home and return to their normal life. Our guests receive dense after-care after the Cataract Surgery to check their situation and satisfaction after iLasik operation. In addition, that our patient support team are available 7/24 on duty.

Phacoemulsification Cataract Surgery is the most widely used method.

The only solution for Cataract problems is surgical solution.

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