Dr. Robert Maloney of The Maloney-Shamie Vision Institute was a principal investigator for the FDA clinical trials of the KAMRA Inlay.
What Causes Presbyopia?
The eye’s natural lens is normally elastic and flexible. It works like a camera lens to automatically adjust and focus our vision. This lets us automatically switch our gaze from something near to something far away. Over time, the lens in your eye begins to stiffen. It can’t bend into the right shapes to bring close objects into clear focus. To compensate, you end up moving objects further away to help your eye to focus.
Presbyopia continues to progress over time. For example, someone who is 45 may only notice it when trying to read tiny print in low light. However, someone who is 50 may need to use reading glasses many times throughout the day.
BEFORE: When the natural focusing ability of the eye diminishes, near vision becomes blurry.
How the KAMRA® Inlay Helps
The KAMRA inlay treatment is an eye procedure that restores near vision and frees you from the constant frustrations of reading glasses and is one of the best farsightedness treatments Los Angeles offers. The KAMRA inlay sits in the first few layers of the eye known as the cornea. Smaller and thinner than a contact lens, the KAMRA inlay is a mini-ring with an opening -- or pinhole -- in the center. The inlay uses this pinhole to focus light coming into the eye. This restores near vision while maintaining distance vision.
AFTER: With the KAMRA inlay, unfocused light is blocked, making near vision clear.
Enjoy Life without Depending on Reading Glasses
The KAMRA inlay treatment is an eye procedure that restores near vision and frees you from the constant frustrations of reading glasses plaguing those with farsightedness. It is ideal for active people looking to no longer depend on reading glasses or contact lenses for their everyday activities. The KAMRA inlay:
- Restores everyday vision so you can see text messages, a computer screen and the time on your wrist watch, without the frustration of reading glasses
- Provides a natural range of vision – from near to far – without blurry zones
- Offers a long-term solution that will help you enjoy clear near vision over time
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How the KAMRA Inlay Works
The KAMRA inlay sits in the first few layers of the eye known as the cornea. Smaller and thinner than a contact lens, the inlay is a mini-ring with an opening - or pinhole - in the center. This pinhole allows only focused light to enter your eye. The KAMRA inlay is placed in only one of your eyes, allowing you to see up close, while maintaining your distance vision in both eyes, making it an excellent farsightedness treatment at our Los Angeles office. Your non-KAMRA eye is left untouched. Working together, the eyes allow you to see near to far. This is unlike monovision laser vision correction, which corrects one eye for near and one eye for distance and does not last over time. Call The Maloney-Shamie Vision Institute today to learn how our doctors can provide you with the best KAMRA inlay eye surgery Los Angeles has available.
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