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Patient videos and news about eye treatments
Every week we share educational videos on laser eye surgery, lens replacement, cataract surgery, keratoconus and other eye treatments. Stay up to date with the latest advancements in eye treatments and surgery.
The main risk that we worry about with cataract surgery is the risk of infection. However, we know from the literature now that we've reached a point where the risk is about 1:10,000.
CET Event, Wednesday 18th September - Peer Review We were delighted to hold our third peer discussion CET [...]
CET Event, Wednesday 3rd July - Higher order aberrations in optometry and ophthalmology Mr James Ball James presented [...]
James Ball explains how your age, the condition of your eye and the eye treatment you receive may require you to use reading glasses or contact lenses in certain circumstances.
Mr James Ball discusses the advantages and disadvantages of lens replacement. He explains that when considering these, it really depends on what treatment you're comparing it to and the condition of the patient's eye.
February 2019 CET event - Scleral Contact Lenses Mr Ken Pullum We were delighted to be able to [...]
About the author
Mr James Ball | Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon
MA (Cantab) MB BChir FRCOphth CertLRS
I am a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at Custom Vision Clinic, St James’s University Hospital, and Nuffield Hospital. My major interest is in refractive surgery and finding the best treatment suitable for each patient.