Cataract Surgery in Heidelberg

Hospitals, clinics and medical centers in Heidelberg, Germany performing Cataract Surgery.
Heidelberg University Hospital Contact Heidelberg University Hospital
University Hospital, Heidelberg, Germany
Heidelberg University Hospital is one of Europe`s leading medical centers. World-renowned experts provide comprehensive care of the highest international standards in all medical specialties.
Cataract is treated at Heidelberg University Hospital
Listed ophthalmologists:
Prof. Gerd U. Auffarth
Prof. Gerd U. Auffarth
Chairman of the Department of Ophthalmology
Prof. Mike P. Holzer
Prof. Mike P. Holzer
Director of Refractive Surgery
Ophthalmology centers in Heidelberg (Page 1 of 1)

About Cataract Surgery

This information is intended for general information only and should not be considered as medical advice on the part of 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)

Local anesthesia

Usually 1 day