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Cataract Surgery Is




How Well We See Is How Well We Enjoy Our Lives

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Cataract surgery is one of the safest and most common surgeries across the world and has been used for decades. The reason behind cataract surgery is simple - by seeing clearly, you’ll be ensuring that you can live better. It’s no surprise that studies have shown that better vision in seniors directly results in less falls and injuries because the way we see our surroundings is essential in how well we walk, interact, and enjoy our lives.

Pikes Peak Eye Care offers cataract surgery at our Colorado Springs Eye Care Center.

Meet Our Cataract Specialist

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Dr. Zamora graduated for Tulane University School of Medicine. He has an internship, residency, and fellowship at Boston University. He has been recognized as one of Boston University’s premier surgical instructors.

He is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. He is our in house Opthalmic Surgeon specializing in Cataract Surgery. He is also an Oculo-facial Plastic Surgeon specializing in a minimally invasive approach to cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of eyelid and facial features.

Dr. Zamora, known as approachable and personable, is always willing to listen to your needs and concerns. His expertise, straightforward assessments and extreme attention to detail provide his patients with a very high level of comfort and confidence in the outcome.

If you’ve just learned about cataract surgery, you may not be aware of the advances in eye health technology. Today, there are various IOLs (intraocular lenses) that are used during cataract surgery to treat refractive errors, presbyopia, and astigmatism.

Instead of investing in multifocal lenses or progressives, some IOLs have literally allowed people to see clearly without the need for prescription eyewear!

Because cataract surgery has had years of study by ophthalmologists across the US and above a 98% success rate (meaning surgery that resulted in little to zero complications), clear vision has never been more accessible to those with advancing cataracts.

Considering Cataract Surgery?

Call us for a consult with our ophthalmologist

Schedule A Consultation About Your Cataracts Today

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Cataract co-management isn’t just to see how your cataracts have developed. An eye doctor can guide you when it’s appropriate to address your cataracts, whether there are alternatives to surgery, and ultimately, when cataract surgery is right for you. Cataracts in nearly all cases is a normal build up inside the eye, and while some try to live with poorer vision, removal is often ideal.

Learn About IOLs & Treating Your Cataracts

Call us or schedule an appointment online to come into our office, and discuss what it means to have cataracts, the treatments available for you and the options for IOLs, today.