He has gained an international reputation providing the latest and most innovative new surgery and implants available in the world for his patients.

Some critics claim that a single-optic IOL can’t possibly move enough with the eye to produce a substantial change in power.

The FDA approved the original version of Crystalens in 2003, at which time it was developed and marketed by a startup company called eyeonics.

The London Eye Hospital is proud to be able to provide each patient with a choice of all the latest premium lens implants.

We are the only clinic in the UK able to offer the Light Adjustable Lens and the Synchrony accommodating lens.

Instead of placing multiple focusing elements in a single fixed lens, most accommodating lenses change focus by utilizing a single optical element that moves like a camera lens or alters shape.

Typically, the eye’s “focusing” or ciliary muscle powers the movement or shape change.As a result, considerable time and money are being invested in the development of IOLs that reduce or eliminate the problems of current multifocals.Accommodating IOLs One approach, accommodating IOLs, tackle the problem differently.forecasts nearly 11% growth in presbyopia-correcting IOLs through the end of 2016 as new options become available. Presbyopia correction can be approached in a number of ways.Multifocal IOLs incorporate discrete optical elements into the lens to offer both near and distance vision.In clinical studies, Crystalens and Trulign have been shown to provide about 1 diopter of accommodation.