When you are noticing that your eye vision is blurred and you are having difficulties viewing even big objects, then you need to get the laser eye surgery. The eye surgery is done using the laser technique is safe and comes with few side effects only. But, you will need to make sure that the eye specialist knows what he/she is doing.
What is the Implantable Miniature Telescope?
The implantable miniature telescope (IMT) is used when a cataract operation is not possible in there. Usually the other good eye is left alone so that the individual can view and read better. The telescope which is replaced on the affect eye immensely decreases the peripheral vision of the eyes.
The implantable miniature telescope (IMT) is able to magnify the images several times higher that helps in reducing the size of the blind spot in the center of vision. Those having the end-stage macular degeneration require this kind of eye surgery otherwise the consequences can be quite severe.
You might not be able to perform high skilled tasks like driving or mowing the lawn because of the hand and eye coordination will be drastically affected. However, using the Implantable Miniature Telescope (IMT) you can read and recognize people easily without hassle. Those of you who are above the age 65 years with end-stage macular degeneration have done well with the use of this eye surgery.
They have not complained of any issues for more than six months. Though there are specific vision requirements to qualify for surgery, when you have some issues in seeing people or reading then you can qualify. You will want to make sure that the health care centre is qualified for performing these kinds of complicated eye surgeries.
They need to have the required equipments and professional technicians to be able to do the surgery successfully.