Treatment depends on how much cataracts affect your vision and quality of life. No or minor vision problems usually do not need treatment. However, making small adjustments in your lifestyle can help with managing or delaying symptoms. Surgery is the only cure for cataracts. It is done when symptoms progress to point where they interfere with daily activities.
Treatment involves the following:Lifestyle changesSurgery
- Reviewer: Michael Woods, MD, FAAP
- Review Date: 05/2017 -
- Update Date: 05/10/2017 -