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Hi Chris !

Thanks so much for this info. This will help with making my best decision.

Azure skies,
Linny

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Linny Heagy
DBA: Linny/Designer, Illustrator
Arlington, TX








On 8/10/16 9:36 PM, "Chris Gralapp" <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

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>  Hi Linny,
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>  I have been hearing about 'multifocal' intraocular lenses, that have a
> limited ability to allow the patient to accommodate to distance and close
> work.  Here are a few resources :
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>  http://www.allaboutvision.com/conditions/multifocal-iols.htm
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>  http://tinyurl.com/ko2lno
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>  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0011863/
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>  Hope this helps!
>  Chris
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> On 8/10/2016 7:26 PM, Linda Heagy wrote:
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>>  Re: [SCIART] Discussion: Cataract surgery for artists Hi Linda,
>>  
>>  I will have both eyes done, but not at the same time. ... I thought they
>> could put in a lens that had both far away AND up-close vision in each eye?
>>  
>>  Good point, Linda. I may be confused about the procedure and lenses. I was
>> thinking that there was one lens that had the ability of both focal powers of
>> far away and up close. I was not thinking of having one focal for distance in
>> one eye and one for close-up in the other eye. No, that does not sound like a
>> promising solution to me at all !
>>  
>>  My last year visit with doctor alluded to coming new advances in lenses and
>> cataract surgery. Just how soon, I do not know and what those advances are.
>> So I was hoping I could hold out till those new advances were available....
>> If they are even beneficial to me.
>>   
>>  Have you had cataract surgery and were you satisfied with the results?
>>  
>>  Best,
>>  Linny
>>  
>>  ___________________________
>>  Linny Heagy
>>  DBA: Linny/Designer, Illustrator
>>  Arlington, TX
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