Light Adjustable Lens

The First and Only Lens That Can Be Customized AFTER Cataract Surgery

With traditional intraocular lenses (IOLs), your physician performs measurements before your
surgery in order to select the best IOL to try to achieve your vision goals. Once your surgery is
complete and the IOL has been implanted, your physician has limited options to adjust the lens
power.
With the RxSight™ Light Adjustable Lens, you and your doctor can now customize your vision
after your eye has healed from cataract surgery. This is because the Light Adjustable Lens is
made of a special photosensitive material that changes the shape and power of your implanted
lens in response to ultraviolet (UV) light. You and your physician will have the unique ability to
adjust and preview your vision until it meets your personal desires and lifestyle requirements.
The cataract removal and IOL implantation procedure is the same as if you selected a non-
adjustable IOL. Then, in the weeks that follow, your physician will customize your vision
through a series of non-invasive light treatments that take only a few minutes each. You may
need 3 to 5 total light treatments over a period of 6-8 weeks to reach your vision goals. Once
your vision is adjusted, a final light treatment is used to lock in the results.
The Light Adjustable Lens delivers superior vision outcomes that non-adjustable IOLs cannot
match. In a clinical study, the majority of patients who received the Light Adjustable Lens
achieved 20/20 or better vision at 6 months without glasses.

Light Adjustable Lens

Light Adjustable Lens Fast Facts

• The first and only adjustable intraocular lens (IOL) that allows your physician to customize
your vision after your cataract surgery
• Patients who received the Light Adjustable Lens followed by adjustments were twice as
likely to achieve 20/20 vision at 6 months without glasses as those who received a standard
monofocal IOL
• The cataract removal and IOL implantation procedure is the same as if you selected a non-
adjustable IOL
• The Light Adjustable Lens is made of a special photosensitive material that changes the
shape and power of your implanted lens in response to ultraviolet (UV) light
• You will have the unique ability to preview and compare possible vision outcomes based on
your preferences and lifestyle requirements
• Light treatments that precisely reshape your implanted lens are delivered in your doctor’s
office to adjust your vision to the desired target
• Light treatments are painless, non-invasive, and last approximately 90 seconds
• You may need 3 to 5 total light treatments over a period of 6-8 weeks to reach your
vision goals
• You will need to wear special UV protective glasses during all waking hours (from time of
lens implantation until after the last light treatment is completed) to prevent exposure to
indoor and outdoor sources of UV light that can cause uncontrolled changes to the Light
Adjustable Lens.

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