Monday, April 8, 2013

Laser Cataract Surgery at Alabama Eye & Cataract Center

Alabama Eye & Cataract Center in Birmingham is pleased to announce that Corneal Specialists & Cataract Surgeons Marc Michelson, M.D. & Tyler Hall, M.D are now performing bladeless laser cataract surgery in Birmingham with the Alcon® LensSx® Femtosecond Laser to assist in the cataract surgery and lens implant procedure . “Manual cataract surgery is a technically complex and skill intensive eye surgery procedure,” shared Dr. Michelson.  “By integrating the laser to assist us in cataract surgery we are able consolidate and control  many of the skill intensive steps of cataract removal into a more predictable and more gentle cataract surgery procedure that benefits patients from laser created, surgeon controlled precision resulting in further improved clinical results,” explained Dr. Hall. “Even as a cataract surgeon with more than 30 years of experience, my ability to direct the controlled laser precision to further improve clinical results is amazing,” summarized Dr. Michelson.

You may schedule an appointment for cataracts, bladeless cataract surgery or lens implants by calling Alabama Eye & Cataract Center in Birmingham at 205-930-0930, visiting Alabama Eye & Cataract Center or

Alabama Eye & Cataract Center is a leading eye care center in Birmingham staffed by a team of specialists including eye doctors who are fellowship trained cornea specialists and cataract and lens implant specialists-all board certified Ophthalmologists & Corneal Specialists-as well as Optometrists, Opticians, technical and administrative staff who provide eye examinations for adults and children, cataract surgery and intraocular lens implants (IOL), diagnosis and treatment of cornea disease including cornea transplants, care for diseases of the retina including diabetes and age related macular degeneration and diagnosis and treatment of glaucoma and fitting of eyeglasses and eyewear.