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MLV Advanced Laser Cataract Surgery

Cataract surgery has advanced tremendously over the past 25 years.

‘Custom Laser Cataract Surgery’ at Magruder Laser Vision is designed to deliver the safest, most accurate, and most consistent cataract surgery that modern medicine can offer, while simultaneously delivering the sharpest & clearest vision, which is customized to match your lifestyle.

What makes Advanced Laser Cataract Surgery at MLV Special?

In a word… Quality.

From our founding, the Magruder Laser Vision mission has been to deliver the absolute highest quality of care in cataract & refractive surgery…. That means that instead of spending our time trying to do a little bit of everything in eye care, we focus all of our energy on this small area. We are dedicated to being a specialty practice, and our experienced & dedicated team takes tremendous pride in delivering the highest quality cataract surgery that modern medicine makes possible.

While some surgeons rely on technology from decades ago… Would you ever consider using a cell phone from 20 years ago? Should you settle for that kind of technology when it comes to your eyes?

What Makes Advanced Laser Cataract Surgery At MLV Special
Laser Assisted Cataract Surgery

Laser-Assisted Cataract Surgery

Modern state-of-the-art cataract surgery can be performed with lasers which are more precise and consistent than the human hand can ever be for several of the delicate steps of cataract surgery. “Lasers” are simply a special type of light that can be focused to apply energy in a very precise & consistent manner. The use of lasers in cataract surgery has made modern cataract surgery safer & more effective than ever.

In addition to their accuracy & consistency, laser-assisted cataract surgery results in less inflammation & swelling, faster recovery times, better positioning of your new lens implant, and allows for the precise treatment of astigmatism. Combined with modern lens implants, laser-assisted cataract surgery makes cataract surgery safer and results in better vision for patients than ever before.

State-of-the-art Lens Implants

In addition to removing your cataracts, modern cataract surgery allows us to correct your vision during your procedure. This provides patients with the freedom to live their lives without needing glasses or contact lenses for some, or all, of their activities after surgery.

A “cataract” is when the natural lens inside your eye becomes cloudy. In cataract surgery, this cloudy lens is removed, and a clear implant is put in its place. Modern lens implants can be customized to the shape of your eye & your lifestyle. These lens implants can fix near-sightedness, far-sightedness, and astigmatism.

Prior to your procedure, we’ll take a series of measurements & discuss selecting the best lens implants to suit your lifestyle — whether that means computer work, golfing, tennis, driving… or all of the above. Our expertise is customizing your vision to your lifestyle & vision goals, and helping you achieve freedom from glasses & contact lenses after your cataract surgery.

State Of The Art Lens Implants

What Steps Are Involved With Laser Cataract Surgery?

There are 3 major steps to advanced laser cataract surgery.

A Corneal Incision is Made.

The first step in the process is to make an incision in the cornea, as this incision is what allows us to gain access to the interior of the eye.

An Anterior Capsulotomy is Done.

Once the incision is made, we must remove the clear capsule that surrounds the eye’s natural lens. By removing this capsule through an anterior capsulotomy, we gain direct access to the cataract.

The Cataract is Fragmented & Removed.

Now the laser is used to soften the cataract up, breaking it down into small, soft pieces. We then replace the natural lens with an intraocular lens implant.

It can take as little as 20-minutes to complete the surgery.

LaserVue Vision Center Experience

We’re proud to have recently opened a brand new, world-class surgical center at our Main Office location, specifically designed for state-of-the-art laser cataract surgery. Our new center is named “LaserVue”, and in addition to its state-of-the-art technology, it was designed to offers patients a level of comfort & convenience that’s unparalleled.

With the help of our specially trained staff, our center is designed to provide exceptional surgery outcomes, in a peaceful & relaxing environment that puts your mind & body at ease while we work to make your vision better than it’s been in years.

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Our Team

Dr. Brock Magruder has been a nationally-recognized leader in cataract and refractive surgery for decades… and he picked up right where his father, Dr. Brock Magruder Sr., left off, as a pioneer & leader in delivering state-of-the-art eye care to Central Florida for generations.

As healthcare became more specialized over the years, Dr. Magruder recognized that to truly deliver patients exceptional outcomes in cataract surgery, the entire practice & organization had to be focused on it – This has been a guiding principle of Magruder Laser Vision from the start.

Dr. Magruder hand-picked Dr. Shumski to carry on this tradition of excellence & specialization. Expertly trained and educated at the finest institutions, Dr. Shumski continues to build upon this foundation of providing the highest quality specialty care in cataract surgery to the patients of Central Florida.

Beyond our surgeons, it takes a team to deliver exceptional patient care. Our entire team, from our front desk staff, technicians, counselors, and optometrists is dedicated and focused on our mission of delivering the highest quality of care in cataract surgery.

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At Magruder Laser Vision, you’ll have a dedicated team from start to finish that is focused on you & helping you enjoy a state-of-the-art experience when it’s time for cataract surgery.