This glaucoma and cataract website contains a wealth of information that will assist patients, their families and friends take better care of their health condition, and better understand these two common diseases. Below is a short introductory video with a welcome message from Prof. Blumenthal. In essence: cataract is a reversible condition, while glaucoma is an irreversible condition in which the approach should be to minimize damage, as fixing prior damage is not possible.
This website was written by Prof. Eytan Blumenthal, to better understand glaucoma & cataract. This information should not replace medical consultation.