Cataract Surgery in Germany

Hospitals, clinics and medical centers in 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.
Availability:
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
Klinikum Stuttgart Contact Klinikum Stuttgart
Public Hospital, Stuttgart, Germany
One of Germany's largest hospitals, made up of more than 50 clinics and specialist institutes spanning all medical specialties. Kinikum Stuttgart is regarded as one of the best hospitals in Germany, and is a referral center for oncology, ENT, pediatrics and more.
Availability:
Cataract is treated at Klinikum Stuttgart
5 listed ophthalmologists:view all >
Prof. Egon Georg Weidle
Prof. Egon Georg Weidle
Medical Director of the Opthalmology Clinic
Dr. Eckart Apfelstedt-sylla
Dr. Eckart Apfelstedt-sylla
Squint Treatment, Eyelid and Lacrimal Surgery, Neuro-ophthalmology, Electrophysiology
DRK Kliniken Berlin Contact DRK Kliniken Berlin
Non-profit Hospital, Berlin, Germany
JCI AccreditationJCI Accreditation
The DRK Ophthamology out-patient centre majors in cataract surgery, while the in-patient Ophthamology department receives retinal, glaucoma and corneal transplant cases. Dr. Klaus - Martin Kreusel, University Lecturer, heads this department and oversees diagnostic method and choice of surgery.
Availability:
Cataract is treated at DRK Kliniken Berlin
University Medical Center Freiburg Contact University Medical Center Freiburg
University Hospital, Freiburg, Germany
The University Medical Center Freiburg is one of the largest medical facilities in Europe and part of the Albert Ludwigs University Freiburg, one of five outstanding centers of academic excellency in Germany.
Availability:
Cataract is treated at University Medical Center Freiburg
4 listed ophthalmologists:view all >
Prof. Thomas Reinhard, MD
Prof. Thomas Reinhard, MD
Medical Director of the Department of Ophthalmology
Prof. Michael Bach
Prof. Michael Bach
Head of the Department of Ophthalmology
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About Cataract Surgery

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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