Is cataract surgery done by a laser?

by Dr. Robert Benza, MD 11. April 2014 08:18
For years, most patients thought that cataract surgery was performed by a laser. Actually, the technique most used is phacoemulsification. This is a high speed ultrasound which vibrates and breaks the cataract in pieces allowing easy removal.   So why do most patients feel surgery was done... [More]

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