Risk Factors for Cataracts

Ophthalmologist & LASIK Surgeon Serving Chicago, Lombard & Naperville areas of Illinois

Posted: March 6, 2020

Cataracts are one of the most common age-related vision conditions impacting Americans. Over 25 million people in the United States have developed cataracts, and this figure is expected to rise significantly over the next 20 years. The infographic below highlights some of the risk factors that may increase your likelihood of developing this condition.

infographic highlighting common cataract risk factors

Fortunately, cataracts are easily treated. Dr. Foulkes can perform cataract surgery to replace your clouded lens with an artificial intraocular lens that will restore clear vision. You can find out if you’re a good candidate for cataract surgery by speaking with Dr. Foulkes in person.

Contact our Chicago Cataract Surgeon

Please contact Foulkes Vision using the form on this page or call 630-724-1400 today to schedule a consultation. We serve patients in Chicago, Lombard and the surrounding areas of Illinois.

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