Accommodating IOL good option for hyperopic presbyopia

July 15, 2004

San Diego-Lens-based surgery with an accommodating IOL (Crystalens, eyeonics) offers advantages for treatment of aging patients with hyperopic presbyopia that make it likely to replace laser keratorefractive procedures as the procedure of choice for the management of that patient population, ex- plained D. Michael Colvard, MD, at the annual meeting of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.