We are excited to announce that the most advanced technology in laser assisted cataract surgery has been available at the Fort Lauderdale Eye Institute since early 2014.
Laser Assisted Cataract Surgery
Drs. Skolnick and Fernandez de Castro are highly skilled cataract surgeons who are experienced in performing laser assisted cataract surgery using both the Abbott CATALYS® Precision Laser System and Alcon LenSx® platform. We, as part of a group of local cataract surgeons, spent over six months researching the four different FDA approved femtosecond laser platforms available and purchased the first privately owned CATALYS® system in South Florida and now other centers in Florida have followed suit.
These systems offer…

Precise imaging of the anterior segment of the eye
The ability to perform a perfect capsulotomy or opening in the lens
Gentle fragmentation or softening of the lens
Astigmatic laser incisions
The ability to create […]