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Cataracts

Cataracts are a leading cause of vision issues for people over 40 and are one of the main causes of blindness. A cataract is a clouding of the eye, specifically in the eye’s lens behind the pupil, caused by proteins clumping together. There are different kinds of cataracts, and they can have different causes. Aging or other medical conditions can contribute to the development of cataracts in your eyes.

Cataracts can start small and develop slowly. It may not even be noticeable at first, or you may notice a slight blur to your vision. You may only notice symptoms when looking at bright lights. Cataracts can continue to worsen, and you may only feel the effects once it is well developed.

There are many conditions or factors that can lead to cataracts. Regular eye exams and consultations with your optometrist are the best method of identifying cataracts. If cataracts has developed in your eyes, cataract surgery may be helpful to restore your vision. The surgery is generally successful and the clouded lens can be removed. If you may have cataracts, contact us at (630)-365-2020 today to discuss your options with our optometrists.

New patients receive 15% OFF first visit*.

*Cannot be combined with vision or health insurance.

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Elburn Eye Care

Monday:

10:00 am-7:00 pm

Tuesday:

10:00 am-6:00 pm

Wednesday:

10:00 am-7:00 pm

Thursday:

9:00 am-3:00 pm

Friday:

9:00 am-3:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

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  • "I would highly recommend Elburn Eye Care to anyone looking for an eye doctor. Dr. Montalbano and the entire staff at Elburn Eye Care provide excellent service using current / state of the art technology along with a thorough understanding of insurance plans. The office is well run, wait times are short, and the Dr. spends as much time with the patients as needed. I never feel like I'm being rushed out the door. Appointment availability / flexibility (day time or evenings) is also a plus."
    Tara K.
  • "I was very pleased with the service I received. Suzanne was very pleasant and helpful and did a great job administering and explaining the various tests. Dr. Michelle was great in explaining the results and reviewing and suggesting options. Tricia was also very pleasant and helpful."
    Dan F.
  • "This will be the easiest comment I've ever done. In a word ; outstanding ! Every time I have been served over the years your whole office has given me great service. And with the most gracious ,skillfull, and up to date tech Doctor ,you have a rare combination that any patient would have an EYE for!"
    Robert H.
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