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New Eye Lens Transplant is Helping Older Patients Feel Young Again

According to CBS News, doctors in the UK are receiving much adulation from their older patients after receiving new eye lens transplants. The Tecnis Symfony lens implant, made by Abbott, gives patients better vision than is typically achieved after standard monofocal lens cataract surgery. It contains circular grooves which extend the eye’s range of vision and allows more light in, a design which makes it the first implant to correct all kinds of vision problems. Abbott hopes to receive US approval in the next couple of years.

Read the article published by CBS News.