Postop Cataract Surgery Instructions

Cataract Surgery Postoperative Instruction Video 

This video describes what to expect after cataract surgery.  Please review the information at least once prior to your first postoperative day visit.  

Video table of contents:

  • 00:00 Introduction

  • 00:15 Table of contents

  • 00:35 What happened?

  • 02:17 Before and after comparison

  • 04:00 Glare and haloes after surgery

  • 05:33 Toric Symfony IOL close-up example

  • 08:28 Warning signs after surgery to note (RSVP!)

  • 09:41 No pressure to the eye please!

  • 11:09 Limitations after surgery

  • 12:41 What happens to the IOL over time (postop day 1 and week 1)

  • 13:56 What happens to the IOL over time (postop month 1 and then 3 years later)

  • 14:55 Secondary cataract and YAG capsulotomy

  • 17:44 Postop kit contents

  • 18:19 Postop drop instructions

  • 20:11 Medication possible side effects reference

  • 21:14 Compounded drop disclaimers

  • 21:54 Patients that will need more medication past the 1st month

  • 23:35 Follow-up schedule

  • 24:37 Video Conclusion

  • 25:35 Contact information for Drs. Chia

 

Thank you for your time and attention!