Type of Surgery

Cataract Surgery 3D Animation O. Findl, MD, Vienna

This provides a very detailed, step-by-step animation of how cataract surgery is performed. It also show how an intraocular lens or IOL is inserted after the natural lens is removed in the cataract surgery shown.


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Physiology of the Cornea

Most laser vision correction procedures like LASIK involve shaping the cornea so that light can be properly focused on the back of the eye, or retina. This video shows how the anatomy of the eye works to harness light so that we can see. The role of the cornea in vision is also discussed.

Eyelid surgery

This narrated animation explains the goals and benefits of eyebrow surgery or blepharoplasty. It also describes the possible surgical approaches used in blepharoplasty.