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How Much Does Cataract Surgery Cost?

Without surgical intervention, patients with cataracts typically continue to experience a decline in vision clarity that leads to blindness. At Aloha Laser Vision, our eye surgeons do not want the price of cataract surgery to prevent you from receiving the care you need. Consequently, we accept many types of medical... Read More

Do I Have Cataracts?

There are three major types of cataracts: subcapsular, nuclear, and cortical. Though these three forms affect different parts of the eye’s natural lens, all forms of cataracts can lead to vision loss or blindness when not properly treated. While some types of cataracts exhibit symptoms early on, not all patients... Read More

What Causes Cataracts?

Cataracts are characterized by a cloudiness that develops on the natural lens of the eye or the membrane that surrounds the lens. When left untreated, cataracts can lead to hazy or blurry vision, vision loss, and even blindness. In fact, cataracts are the primary cause for blindness in the world,... Read More

The TECNIS® Symfony IOL is Now Available at Aloha Laser Vision

We are pleased to announce that Aloha Laser Vision is now offering the TECNIS® Symfony IOL. The TECNIS® Symfony intraocular lens implant is significant in that it represents the next generation of advanced IOL technology. Recently FDA-approved to restore vision during cataract surgery, TECNIS® Symfony offers several advantages over both... Read More

Dr. Alan Faulkner Named OSN Premier Surgeon

We are proud to announce that Aloha Laser Vision’s founder and lead surgeon Alan Faulkner, MD has been recognized as a Premier Surgeon by Ocular Surgery News (OSN), a print and online publication dedicated to providing first-rate information to ophthalmic professionals worldwide. Dr. Faulkner is the only surgeon to make... Read More

How Cataract Surgery Differs When Using a Laser

According to the American Academy of Ophthalmology, around 22 million people in the U.S. over age 40 suffer from cataracts. The condition is a common health problem that can severely affect a person’s vision, which is why cataract surgery is such an important procedure. Dr. Alan Faulkner performs cataract surgery... Read More

Featured Patient Andy

Andy loves celebrating happy occasions like weddings and baptisms at St. Augustine by the Sea Church in Waikiki.  He loves bringing joy to sad and painful occasions by serving as an On Call Chaplain with St. Francis Health Care Services.  Before having cataract surgery, he felt uneasy driving to cases... Read More

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How Much Does Cataract Surgery Cost?

Do I Have Cataracts?

What Causes Cataracts?