Symptoms of Cataracts
Over Age 50? Changing Vision Might Mean Cataracts
Vision changes in your 50s and 60s are often symptoms of cataracts. Common symptoms include glare, especially noticeable while driving at night; ghosting and double vision; cloudy, yellowing vision; increased sensitivity to light, particularly in bright sunlight; and frequent changes in glasses prescription.
Clear Vision After Cataract Surgery
Cataract surgery is the only treatment to restore clear vision once cataracts develop. Vision after cataract surgery at LA Sight is clear and crisp, often without glasses or contacts.
Blurring of the Vision
Blurry or hazy vision, or dim vision that requires brighter lights in order to read small print.
Yellowing of the Vision
A yellowing of the vision, distorting color perceptions across the spectrum.
Ghosting / Double Vision
Increased nearsightedness, requiring frequent changes in your glasses prescription.
Glare and light sensitivity
Increased glare and sensitivity to light, especially in bright sunlight or while driving at night.