Southeast Connecticut Eye Care, LLC

Cataract Patients

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Frequently Asked Questions

Click here for answers to common questions about cataracts. If you're seeing us for a consultation, it helps to read this before your visit. Definitely read it before your preoperative appointment. Write down any further questions you have, so you can discuss them with the doctor.


Watch these videos to get a better understanding of cataract surgery, its potential benefits, risks of the procedure, and lens options.


The vast majority of patients who have cataract surgery see better afterwards and are happy they did it. It's important to know, though, that there are real risks to the surgery. You must understand and accept these risks before you have surgery.


Before your pre-operative appointment, please fill out the patient medical history and the consent for surgery form, and read the surgery center booklet.

Lens Choices and Costs

Learn about the various lens options and prices we charge for them.

Drop Instructions

Information on what drops we typically use around the time of surgery. If the doctor prescribed different ones, follow the doctor's instructions.