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If you are interested in cataract surgery, and also have astigmatism, the TORIC Multifocal IOL may be the best option for you!

Middlesex Eye Physicians offers the AcrySof® IQ TORIC lntraocular lens (IOL) designed to improve vision after cataract Toric IOLsurgery. The recent innovative designs of IOL's has allowed for the development of superior lenses which provides an enhanced vision for astigmatic cataract patients at distance vision. No longer will you have the hassle of wearing eyeglasses or contact lenses!

With the TORIC IOL, most patients have the ability to be glasses-free following cataract surgery and IOL implantation. The TORIC IOL is a great solution for those individuals that have astigmatism. In the past, many patients would elect to receive a refractive surgery or LASIK following their cataract surgery and lens implantation in order to fully correct their vision impairment. But now, patients can feel at ease when choosing cataract surgery and knowing that their chosen TORIC IOL will enhance their overall vision.

AcrySof® IQ Toric Multifocal IOL’s uses new technology to design their lenses. A biocompatible material is utilized in creating the lens material which is proven to be safe and more comfortable for the eye. The unique design of the TORIC lens provides exceptional vision at distance range while freeing you from the need for glasses and contact lenses.

You can now feel at ease by choosing the TORIC lens knowing that it not only corrects your cataracts but also corrects your astigmatism. If you are interested in the AcrySof® IQ TORIC IOL, contact Middlesex Eye Physicians today to schedule an appointment with one of our physicians who will help guide you in the right direction as to which premium lens implant is best for your vision needs!

Clinical Study Data for the Acrysof IQ® IQ Toric IOL:

  • 94% of patients achieved uncorrected distance of 20/40 or better
  • Improved contrast sensitivity in low-light situations
  • Significant reduction in both spherical and total high order aberrations
  • Improved functional vision in challenging environments such as night driving, glare, and fog