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In order to focus properly, the lens has to be clear. A cataract is a clouding of the eye's lens. Cataracts are the most common cause of vision loss in people over 40. According to Prevent Blindness America, there are more cases of cataracts worldwide then there are of glaucoma, macular degeneration, and diabetic retinopathy combined.
Glaucoma is a group of eye conditions that result in optic nerve damage. It is one of the leading causes of blindness in the United States. Glaucoma can damage vision slowly, so it might not be noticeable until the disease is at an advanced stage. There are many types of glaucoma, the most common of which is primary open angle glaucoma. The only symptom is gradual peripheral vision loss.
LASIK (Laser-Assisted-in-Situ Keratomileusis) is a type of refractive surgery that is commonly referred to as laser vision correction. It is one of the most frequently performed, minimally invasive, and highly effective elective outpatient procedures in the United States, today. The procedure corrects vision in people who have myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), or astigmatism.
Oculoplastic surgery is highly specialized plastic, cosmetic, and reconstructive surgery for the area around the eye, specifically the eyelids, the orbit, and the tear duct system. Problems in this area can be caused by genetics, aging, disease, trauma, or previous surgery. Ophthalmologists in this sub-specialty improve the appearance and function of the eye and eyelids.