What do you need to know?
The YAG laser is a simple, painless and of short duration procedure performed in the ophthalmologist’s office to remove secondary cataract. The YAG laser is a unique procedure. It restores the patient’s clear vision. On average, it takes up to 5 minutes. The patient will be prepared by instilling drops that help the pupil dilate.
When do you know you need YAG laser investigation?
Symptoms that require Yag Laser investigation are decreased vision, blurred vision, the same symptoms that the patient has before surgery. In younger patients who have undergone refractive lens replacement surgery, a faster rate of vision decline has been observed.