Apple Ophthalmology treats cataracts. Cataracts are a common eye condition characterized by the clouding of the lens inside the eye, which leads to a decrease in vision. It is most often related to aging but can also result from other risk factors. Here’s an overview of cataracts, including causes, symptoms, risk factors, and treatment options.



Risk Factors


Cataract surgery is one of the most common operations performed worldwide and is generally safe and effective. The decision to have surgery depends on the extent to which cataracts are affecting your vision and your quality of life. It’s essential to have regular eye examinations to detect cataracts and other eye problems at their earliest stages.