Cataract Surgery in Colombia

Hospitals, clinics and medical centers in Colombia performing Cataract Surgery.
Hospital Universitario de San Vicente Fundación Contact Hospital Universitario de San Vicente Fundación
Private Hospital, Medellín, Colombia
A large tertiary hospital with over 600 beds and over 400 physicians providing medical care in all medical specialties. The international office can assist patients with insurance, accommodation and transportation. Private rooms are available.
Availability:
Cataract is treated at Hospital Universitario San Vicente
MediHelp Services Health Care Clinic Contact MediHelp Services Health Care Clinic
Medical Surgery Center, Cartagena, Colombia
Medical services offers a wide coverage of medical specialties, fully equipped facilities, and affiliation with many leading doctors and surgeons in Cartagena.
Availability:
Cataract is treated at MediHelp Clinic
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About Cataract Surgery

This information is intended for general information only and should not be considered as medical advice on the part of Health-Tourism.com. Any decision on medical treatments, after-care or recovery should be done solely upon proper consultation and advice of a qualified physician.
Cataract surgery is a simple procedure where a surgeon removes the eye's clouded natural lens and replaces them with artificial intraocular lens (IOL).
The entire operation is usually done on an outpatient basis and lasts between 15 and 30 minutes. Patients may experience little to no pain and can usually return to their normal activities the following day.


Duration of procedure/surgery:
15-30 minutes

Days admitted:
None (day surgery)

Anesthesia:
Local anesthesia

Recovery:
Usually 1 day