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Cataract Awarness Series episode 1 - What is a Cataract

In episode 1 we dive into the explanation of what a cataract is!

Video Transcription

My name is Dr. Derek Neibaur, and this is cataract awareness series episode one.

What is a cataract? A cataract is a clouding of the natural lens of the eye. This is due to a build up and change of the lens's proteins. The natural progression is yellow, brown, and even sometimes white. This will lead to deterioration of the vision. It can cause blindness if left untreated.

For more information, come consult your Nevada Eye Physicians doctor. For more information about cataracts or to schedule an appointment with Dr. Neibaur, call us today at (702) 456-4000.