A YAG capsulotomy is a special laser treatment used to improve your vision after
cataract surgery. It is a simple, commonly performed procedure which is very
Why you may have been advised YAG Capsulotomy?
During your cataract surgery, the natural lens inside your eye that had become cloudy was removed and an artificial lens was put inside the lens membrane (called the bag or capsule). In some patients, the capsule thickens after surgery and becomes cloudy which interferes with vision. This cloudy capsule can be cleared by a simple, noninvasive OPD procedure - YAG laser capsulotomy.
How is the Procedure done?