You’re over 40 now. You never needed glasses before, but you do now… and you can’t see up close without them. Your limbs don’t seem to be long enough to hold out that menu you used to read at arm’s length…
You’ve got Presbyopia and you hate it. You hate wearing those damn glasses! Come and see us and take off your readers once and for all.
The opening of Newcastle’s iLaser clinic now provides residents of the Newcastle and Hunter Region with access to a refractive surgical centre close to home. If you are over 40, hate your glasses and would like to be spectacle-free there is now no need to travel further for Lens Replacement Surgery.
Lens Replacement Surgery may benefit people who:
Cataract sufferers have been undergoing Lens Replacement Surgery since the 1980’s, and it is regarded as one of the safest and most common elective surgical procedures performed today. What many people don’t know though is that a very similar procedure can help you say goodbye to glasses dependence – getting rid of those reading glasses you hate!
You hit your 40s and suddenly realised you could no longer see as clearly as you once did. Fast forward another 10 years and your limbs don’t seem long enough to hold out that menu you used to read at arm’s length. You are starting to depend on those glasses, that you hate admitting you need to wear. You resent that they are always downstairs, upstairs, in the car or in your purse. You always had great vision and wonder how you ended up here! You likely have Presbyopia.
Dr Eugene Hollenbach is a leader within Newcastle & the Hunter Valley in the field of Ophthalmology. He gives lectures on numerous topics within the fields of Vitreo-retinal Surgery, Cataract Surgery, Diabetic Eye Disease, Age Related Macular Degeneration, Eyelid & Cosmetic Surgery, and also runs frequent seminars with the public & other health professionals in these fields.