Clear Lens Extraction (CLE) – Overview

Clear Lens Extraction or CLE — an artificial lens is used to replace your eye’s natural lens in order to improve vision. The procedure is performed much like cataract surgery. Some people who have early stage cataracts may choose to have CLE instead of waiting for their cataracts to progress to the point where they should be removed. web design history This is because the lens implants generally provide them with better uncorrected vision at that point, particularly if they currently need vision correction.

Key features of Refractive Lens Exchange

  • CLE may also be an option for people with severe hyperopia (farsightedness), for whom LASIK is not recommended.