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What is the AcrySof ReSTOR multifocal lens?

The AcrySof ReSTOR multi-focal lens provides good vision at all distances. Alcon’s patented technology combines the strengths of apodized diffractive and refractive technologies which are similar to the technologies used in microscopes and telescopes, allowing for good vision near and far.

Who is not an ideal candidate for advanced lenses?

• patients who drive at night for a living • patients with an occupation or hobby that depends on good night vision • patients who are amateur or commercial airline pilots • patients who have lifelong complaints about glare. If you are not an ideal candidate for multifocal advanced lenses, you might be a great…

What are advanced lenses?

These IOLs are breakthrough technology that may restore more youthful vision for people with cataracts and/or presbyopia (over 40 vision). Unlike traditional single-vision lens implants, advanced lenses provide quality vision at all distances – near, intermediate, and far. Traditional single-vision (monofocal) lenses usually provide good vision only at a distance with limited ability to see…