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Cataract Surgery in Freiburg

Hospitals, clinics and medical centers in Freiburg, Germany performing Cataract Surgery.
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University Medical Center Freiburg

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.


Cataract is treated at University Medical Center Freiburg

4 listed ophthalmologists:

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Prof. Thomas Reinhard, MD

Medical Director of the Department of Ophthalmology

Prof. Michael Bach

Head of the Department of Ophthalmology

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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 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

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