When Can I Do My Regular Activities After Cataract Surgery?

Reviewed by: Jason Jacobs, M.D. and Leslie Doctor, M.D.

In the vast majority of instances, patients having Cataract Surgery are able to resume their normal everyday activities within a day or a couple of days after their surgery. However this can vary with each person and it is best to rely on the instructions provided to you by your Cataract Surgeon.

The information that has been provided here is intended to give patients a basic understanding of your expectation regarding your daily activities after Cataract Surgery. It is possible that your individual experience might be different. None of the information provided here is meant to be a substitute for or replace your eye doctor's consultation nor does it replace the need for you to consult with your Cataract Surgeon about specific details of Cataract Surgery and Intraocular Lens (IOL) Implantation.


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