About Wisam Muen

I am a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon with over 15 years of experience. I have comprehensive training in the management of various eye diseases. My particular specialist interests include cataract, strabismus and laser eye surgery. My belief is that the patient must be confident in their Eye Doctor and comfortable with the care they are receiving.

When is the best time for cataract surgery?

When is the best time for cataract surgery? The best time for cataract surgery is when you're beginning to have symptoms and you're starting to notice that your glasses may not be able to fix your vision. This problem may involve your having difficulty reading, colours appearing duller than before, things in the distance [...]

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How long does it take to recover from the PRESBYOND laser treatment?

How long does it take to recover from the PRESBYOND laser blended vision treatment? The recovery for PRESBYOND for laser blended vision treatment varies from patient to patient. Some are recovered within a few days and some have troubles for a little while. Neuroadaptation is a factor in this recovery.

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Who makes an ideal candidate for PRESBYOND treatment of ageing eyes?

The ideal candidate for PRESBYOND is someone who wants to get rid of their glasses because of their social life, hobbies, sports, etc. To find out if a patient is suitable for PRESBYOND, we perform a full examination to make sure the patient doesn't have a cataract or another factor that makes them unsuitable.

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What is the difference between having cataract surgery on the NHS and privately?

Both procedures are very safe, well supervised, and enjoy excellent results. One of the advantages, why patients wish to go privately, is they can choose a particular consultant surgeon that they wish to operate on them.

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Why did Wisam Muen become an eye surgeon?

Why did Wisam Muen become an eye surgeon? As an eye surgeon you significantly change people's lives, people would go from being blind one day to seeing perfectly clear the next day. The look of joy on their faces and happiness is something that cheers him up in daily practice.

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