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Treatment for Cataracts
Surgery is the only way to cure cataracts. Lifestyle changes and medications may help manage symptoms.
Treatment involves the following:Lifestyle changesMedicationSurgery
American Academy of Ophthalmology website. Available at: http://www.aao.org.
The Merck Manual of Medical Information. 17th ed. Simon and Schuster, Inc; 2000.
National Eye Institute website. Available at: http://www.nei.nih.gov.
- Reviewer: Michael Woods, MD
- Review Date: 12/2015
- Update Date: 12/20/2014