Cataracts are the leading cause of blindness in India. Over 12 million people around the country 80% of this can be cured or prevented.
Operation is the only cure for Cataract. Only when the hazy lens is replaced with an intraocular lens, the light rays can once more focus on the retina. The Cataract operation should be performed as soon as the cataract starts having an effect on the everyday activities of an individual. One should not let the cataract to spread too much as the harder the cataract gets the more problematic the surgery turns out to be. Unnecessary delay can cause unnecessary difficulties. With their sight restored, patients return to work, earn more income, send their children back to school, and live a longer, healthier life.