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I recently had the ReStor lens put in my left eye and even though my right eye still has a cataract, I can now see perfectly without glasses. Can I just have a regular lens put in the right eye instead of paying for a ReStor?

Although most patients choosing to have multifocal lens implants get them in both eyes, there are patients who only have a multifocal lens in one eye. Your eye surgeon is in the best position to advise you on the pros and cons of having these lenses implanted.

Answered by: David F. Chang, MD Dr. David F. Chang

Categories: Cataracts, Eye Surgery

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Answered: Mar 02, 2014