Boynton Beach, FL (PRWEB) November 12, 2012
With the growth of visually advanced technology, average Americans have a higher demand to maintain good vision. For some, the most effective way to achieve better vision is through a custom intraocular implant. South Palm Eye Associates now offers a premiere solution to vision correction with Crystalens, the premiere lens implant in the market.
Bausch and Lomb, the manufacturer of the Crystalens, nationally recognizes South Palm Eye Associates as a Center of Excellence. Dr. Kenneth A. Kasten, owner of the practice and leading Boynton Beach Eye Surgeon, has implanted hundreds of Crystalens lenses for members of the South Florida community. “Vision is one of the most precious senses that humans can experience. I enjoy helping patients appreciate the beauty of clearer, sharper vision,” stated Dr. Kasten.
Beyond Crystalens, the practice offers various lens implants, such as ReSTOR as well as Toric lenses for the correction of astigmatism. Dr. Kasten is certified to implant all brands of the technologically advanced multifocal lenses available at this time. He is also experienced in performing refractive surgery.
The services offered at South Palm Eye Associates include everything from general eye care to treatment of several eye conditions, such as cataracts, glaucoma and dry eyes. The practice specializes in custom cataract surgery that fits the individual vision needs of each patient. In addition, South Palm Eye Associates offers technologically advanced glaucoma treatment options, including Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty and Laser Peripheral Iridotomy. As for dry eye therapy, the practice offers the following solutions: artificial teardrops, temporary tear savers, Restasis and Tearlab.
About Dr. Kasten
Dr. Kenneth A. Kasten is a Board Certified Ophthalmologist specializing in the practice of comprehensive ophthalmology with a primary focus on refractive cataract surgery. Dr. Kasten is founder and director of South Palm Eye Associates and has been a Boynton Beach Eye Doctor for over 25 years. During the past 25 years, he has performed thousands of cataract operations. Dr. Kasten received his medical degree from New York Medical College in 1982 and was born and raised in Westbury, Long Island.
Crystalens is an FDA-approved surgical implant that replaces the natural lens and works in conjunction with the eye’s own muscles. In clinical trials, 100 percent of Crystalens recipients could see their computer and dashboard, read prices in the supermarket, or put on makeup, and 98 percent could pass their driver’s test. This lens is particularly well suited to patients who require excellent night vision.
About South Palm Eye Associates
At South Palm Eye Associates, our physicians are Eye Care experts focused on ocular health and creating custom vision solutions uniquely tailored for every patient. No single approach is universally successful. South Palm Eye Associates is one of the leading providers of the Crystalens intraocular implant in South Florida and has been designated as a Center of Excellence by Bausch and Lomb, the manufacturer of the Crystalens. South Palm Eye Associates is located at Bethesda Health City in Boynton Beach, Florida.