... t light causes me to see up to 17 rings around the light. The Christmas lights are driving me crazy. My doctor says that the brain has to adjust to this and in 3 months it won't be as bad. My vision is great both far and near, but night driving, looking at the stars, or Christmas lights is very unsettling. ... (0 replies)
... I had Restor 3. ... (17 replies)
... Hi there! I couldn't believe my eyes when I read about the flashing eye thing that's happening to you. First let me say that I had Restor lenses implanted in both eyes in October, 2007. ... (14 replies)
... I have resolved it with 3 different pair of glasses for different situations. ... (2 replies)
... Thanks for responding, seriousperson. Actually, I do have a couple questions if you don't mind. Which of your eyes is dominant? Mine is the left eye, with the crystalens, and since I'm not having good distance in that eye, I will have to learn to use my camera with the right eye. So you think with the 20/100 that over time, the left eye will learn to see distance in concert... (14 replies)
... I have a Crystalens in one eye and a ReStor in the other. ... (12 replies)
... in 9 days, and almost a week of that time I've had the ReSTOR lens in the other eye. ... (4 replies)
... A few days ago, I had a ReSTOR implanted in my right eye for distance, as the Crystalens is giving me good intermediate and fair near vision, but no distance. ... (4 replies)
... I got a crystalens in my left eye when I was 51 and a Restor lens in the other about 6 months later. ... (2 replies)
... Not sure I'll even tell her about it, that was such a stupid thing for me to have done. Pulled a muscle in my chest, which healed rather suddenly in 3 wks, while I was still delaying heart tests. Think my heart's still a little sore. ... (9 replies)
... Will be thinking about you, and Sure hope the ReSTOR implant helps! Especially after you just going through a divorce, probably having nobody to drive for you. Do you have grown children? ... (107 replies)
... e eye care forum website and it is so helpful and informative. And the more I read there the more I realize how important to get the right doctor. But I have had 3 consults and now my vision is so much worse than when I started my doctor search that I am running out of time and need surgery like now! ... (5 replies)
... focals, except for the ReSTOR one article said you might not get as good results if you have too much damage. Didn't say it wouldn't work at all. ... (11 replies)
... I too had the concern about not being able to see close after the second surgery, so my doctor gave me the Restor in the second eye. ... (107 replies)
... I went with the ReStor for my second eye because the crystalens had not proven to give me very good near vision. ... (5 replies)
... Tony, I have probably posted something like this before, but this is an updated version, and perhaps more clear.
I'm about 3-6 months ahead of you with cataract surgery, and though I haven't yet had any additional laser, the types of lens implants I have (crystalens and ReStor) create all kinds of halos and starbursts and extra lights at night.
I can encourage you in... (245 replies)
... I have a crystalens implant in one eye and a ReStor in the other. I wear 2 different pair of glasses now, one for driving and one for reading, though, in a pinch, I can perform both activities without. ... (3 replies)
... I have a Restor lens in my right eye. ... (1 replies)
... hkolln, I've recently had a very similar experience in both eyes for not-too "early onset cataracts." (I'm 52.)
So I know your disappointment with having gone through all of this and not having your current vision be as good as your previous vision, albeit with a contac lens.
Yes, your "uncorrected vision" is now probably fabulously better. But you never did (if you're like... (3 replies)