Most advanced
Cataract Treatment

Laser Cataract Surgery (Blade-free)

In Laser Cataract Surgery, major steps of cataract surgery are done with a computer controlled, highly efficient and Sophisticated Laser called FEMTOSECOND LASER. The FemtoSecond Laser is the safest, most precise and most tissue friendly laser ever.

Micro Cataract Surgery

In Micro Cataract Surgery, the incision size is generally between 1 mm to 2 mm. The cataract is removed with ultrasound technology (not laser, as is believed). A probe is inserted into the eye and the ultrasound energy causes the cataract to liquefy and this liquefied material is suctioned...

Surgeon

Dr. Ashley Mulamoottil, Eye Surgeon and social activist, graduated in medicine and procured an MS in Ophthalmology from Kasturba Medical College, Manipal. Subsequently he attained the DNB (Ophth) from the National Board of Examinations while pursuing a fellowship in Diabetic Retinopathy..

Lens

The best lens for Monofocal Vision available at Mulamoottil Eye Hospital is the Alcon Acrysof IQ lens.It is anufactured by Alcon Laboratories, Fortworth, Texas, USA.Persons with retinal pathologies like Diabetic Macular Edema, Macular Degeneration, previous retinal surgery or laser treatment, etc...

Comparison

There are many types of cataract surgery available. Laser Cataract Surgery is available ONLY at Mulamoottil Eye Hospital in entire Kerala State. No Blade Highest Precision & Safety Possible to correct Astigmatism and also any glass powers even after surgery...

Myths About Cataract

Cataract is a loss of transparency of the lens within the eye. The normally transparent lens which is situated behind the Iris gradually loses its transparency due to aging, trauma, diabetes, etc and becomes cloudy. This causes vision to be cloudy too.There is no proven medicine for curing cataract...

About Cataract

Any clouding or opacity of the lens of the eye is called cataract. The presence of cataract is not hazardous to the health of the eye unless the cataract becomes completely white (mature). A mature cataract causes blindness and can cause inflammation in the eye with pain, redness and headache...