Cataract Package Overview

What is Cataract?

A cataract is a clouding of the typically clear lens of the eye. For patients with cataracts, gazing through foggy lenses is similar to seeing through a frosty or fogged-up window. Cataracts can cause clouded vision, making it difficult to read, drive a car (especially at night), or recognize a friend’s expression.

Most cataracts form slowly and do not impair your vision at first. but with time will eventually obstruct your vision.

Symptoms

  • A vision that is clouded, hazy, or dull
  • Increased night time vision difficulty
  • Brighter lighting is required for reading and other activities.
  • Seeing “halo” effects around lights
  • Changes in eyeglass or contact lens prescription on a regular basis
  • Colour fading or yellowingDouble vision in one eye

Risk factors

  • Increasing age
  • Excessive exposure to sunlight
  • Other health or medical conditions such as obesity, diabetes, high blood pressure, or previous eye injury
  • Unhealthy lifestyle which includes smoking and excessive drinking of alcohol
  • Prolonged use of steroid medications

Benefits of Cataract Surgery

  • Better vision leads to better lifestyle
  • Reduce the risk of accident and a fall among elderly
  • Protect our eye health by preventing additional eye disease complications

Meet Our Participating Ophthalmologists

Terms & Conditions

For all three (3) packages

  • Valid for a limited time only.
  • Applicable for Day surgery and performed under local/topical anesthesia only.
  • Pre and post-operative consultations, examinations, and take-home medications are excluded.
  • Additional charges will be incurred, such as for consultations/ medications/ investigations/ treatments if required.
  • Standard fees will apply for additional items
  • Applicable for standard and non-complicated procedures only.
  • Applicable to participating Ophthalmologists only.
  • Applicable for self-paying patients only.
  • The eligibility of this package is upon the consultant’s recommendation only. Patients will be required to meet an Ophthalmologist to get a recommendation for the cataract packages.
  • Packages are not valid with any other promotions. ​
  • UMSC reserves the right to amend any terms and conditions in the package without prior notice.

For packages without lens

  • Consignment items are excluded
  • This offer is valid for the selected lens only.
  • Please discuss lens selection-related complications with the participating consultant ophthalmologist.