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Cataracts: Get regular eye checks eye experts urge


With World Sight Day approaching, Dr Alex Ioannidis spoke to The Senior magazine about cataracts – the leading cause of vision impairment in Australia.

He shared advice on the best time to have cataracts removed, highlighting that patients do not need to wait until their vision is significantly impaired before they can have cataract surgery.

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Dr Alex Ioannidis is a comprehensive anterior segment surgeon, with extensive experience in the treatment of cataracts, corneal conditions and glaucoma. Dr Ioannidis consults at Vision Eye Institute Blackburn South, Vision Eye Institute Camberwell and Vision Eye Institute Coburg.

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