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Through the Eyes of a Patient: Vision After Cataracts
Francisco Diaz- Olea looked down at the magazine.
And he could see the words.
He grasped it in his hands. And simply - read.
It would be a normal moment, had the 77-year-old Parker, Arizona, resident not had cataract surgery that very same afternoon at the Arizona Eye Institute & Cosmetic Laser Center.
Eyes that deceived him to the point he unknowingly drove far to the right of his lane - once getting pulled over, another time tapping a mailbox over. Eyes that made him nervous when his equally nervous daughter, Elisa Diaz, would try to help him see - those eyes were suddenly zeroing in, with perfect vision - to the tiny text on those pages.
READ MORE ON OUR CATARACT STORIES PAGE.