YAG laser surgery is the use of a yttrium-aluminum-garnet laser to perform a surgery. This technique is used to operate on many parts of the body. However, it is commonly practiced in eye surgeries, explains MedicineNet.... More »

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The procedures for YAG laser surgery are non-invasive and involve using a YAG laser to disrupt the clouding of the natural lens in the eye capsule, says The Wright Eye Center. The energy from the laser beam creates a hol... More »

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In patients who have clouding of the lens capsule following cataract surgery, a very common option for correcting this problem is a procedure called Nd:YAG laser capsulotomy, notes WebMD.com. Clouding of the lens capsule... More »

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Studies on the use of low-level laser therapy, also known as LLLT, as a way to relieve osteoarthritis knee pain, demonstrate its effectiveness, as published by the National Center for Biotechnology Information. In additi... More »

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The procedures for YAG laser surgery are non-invasive and involve using a YAG laser to disrupt the clouding of the natural lens in the eye capsule, says The Wright Eye Center. The energy from the laser beam creates a hol... More »

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YAG laser surgery, also known as Nd:YAG laser posterior capsulotomy, is performed to correct the clouding on a lens after cataract surgery, says WebMD. In some cases the clouded lens can lead to more vision loss experien... More »

Although a doctor can perform a YAG laser capsulotomy procedure very soon after cataract surgery, ophthalmologists recommend waiting one to two months. This allows the intraocular lens implant placed during cataract surg... More »

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