Eye Surgeon Becomes Eye Surgery Patient

Cataract Surgery,Education

I have been blessed with excellent vision all of my life. I did not need glasses until I turned 45 when I got reading glasses. I have been an Eye Surgeon since 1981 and have performed thousands of eye surgeries, primarily cataracts, corneal transplants, and LASIK. I am 72 years old. Most people have at…

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Brian McKillop MD

Cataract Surgery 101

Cataract Surgery,Education

Everything you need to know for a smooth and successful experience Cataracts are a fact of life. At some point, we’ll all get them. Just like wrinkles and gray hair, they’re part of our body’s aging process. They can be brought on by medications, injury, diabetes, or other medical or genetic disorders, but for most…

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Doctor with model of eye pointing at cornea

What is a Cataract?

Cataract Surgery,Education

Cataract surgery is performed when the natural lens of the eye becomes cloudy and daily activities become difficult due to reduced vision. During cataract surgery, the surgeon removes the natural lens and replaces it with an artificial intraocular lens (IOL). The surgeons at Eye Associates Northwest utilize state of the art technology and microsurgical technique…

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Mature woman with cataract

LenSx Cutting-Edge Technology

Cataract Surgery

Eye Associates Northwest is proud to be the first in the Seattle Area to offer laser-assisted cataract surgery using the LenSx platform. With this technology, we are bringing the best in safety and performance to our patients for the best possible visual outcome. See the differences in this video.

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cataract surgery