Category: Cataract Surgery

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Dr. Labor Selected To Evaluate New Cataract Surgery Device

As part of our goal to offer Dallas/Fort Worth cataract patients the latest technology, Eye Consultants of Texas founder Phillips Kirk Labor, MD has agreed to be among a select group of U.S. surgeons chosen to evaluate a new device called Xpand. Officially referred to as an “iris speculum,” it was developed to improve dilation… Read More


Our First Crystalens Workshop And Brunch A Huge Success

The first Eye Consultants of Texas Crystalens Workshop and Brunch was recently held June 29, 2013 at our Grapevine offices. This was open to anyone who had a Crystalens® intraocular lens (IOL) implant or is considering Crystalens. In addition, area Optometrists who managed Crystalens patients were also invited. We are very proud that over 50… Read More


New ORA video provides firsthand glimpse at procedures

Eye Consultants of Texas has released a new video to help educate potential patients about the ORA System, and how it works. The ORA System is an updated version of what was previously called ORange, the world’s first technology that measures cataract surgery results in real time; a technology we introduced to Dallas/Fort Worth in… Read More


Cataracts and Booming Baby Boomers: The Big Picture

According to a story posted on amednews.com, published by the American Medical Association, America’s 78 million baby boomers began turning 65 in 2011 at a rate of one every 10 seconds. Baby boomers are those born between 1946 and 1964, and, as the story also reports, “…are the best-educated, richest and healthiest seniors the country… Read More


ORA System™ Revolutionary Cataract Surgery Technology

Eye Consultants of Texas advances revolutionary Orange® cataract surgery technology We introduced ORange® technology to Dallas/Fort Worth in August 2011. It’s the world’s first technology that can assess cataract surgery results in real time, during the procedure. And Eye Consultants of Texas founder Phillips Kirk Labor, MD, was the first Dallas/Fort Worth eye surgeon to… Read More


First to offer unprecedented technology to improve cataract surgery results.

We are proud to be the first ophthalmology practice in Dallas/Fort Worth to offer ORange®, the world’s first technology providing real time measurements of vision quality during cataract surgery. Before, surgeons had to often wait weeks or even months after the procedure to determine surgery accuracy. ORange delivers more accurate results at the moment it… Read More


A Toric lens with a higher IQ

A toric lens is often thought of as a type of contact lens. Another type of toric lens we offer at Eye Consultants of Texas is implanted via a simple surgical procedure: the AcrySof® IQ Toric IOL (intraocular lens). The AcrySof IQ is a newer, more advanced toric lens implant developed primarily for cataract patients…. Read More


Tecnis multifocal lens sheds new light on cataract surgery results

The Tecnis™ Multifocal Lens can help cataract patients see at any distance without glasses. But it does more than that. In addition to enhancing near, intermediate and far vision, the Tecnis Multifocal Lens can effectively reduce nighttime side effects such as star bursts and glare. Tecnis is one of several premium lenses Eye Consultants of… Read More


Tecnis and ReZoom Lenses Provide Multi-Benefits to Cataract Patients

Tecnis™ and ReZoom™ are two advanced multifocal lenses primarily designed for cataract surgery. Eye Consultants of Texas founder Phillips Kirk Labor, MD is a leading Dallas/Ft. Worth specialist on both Tecnis and ReZoom. Each can afford clearer vision at varying distances without eyeglasses or bifocals. The Tecnis Multifocal Lens is unique in that cataract patients… Read More


Treating Cataracts Starts With Knowledge

Cloudy or blurry vision is normal as the eyes age. It’s not uncommon for this to happen after age 59, but can occur earlier. It all starts with a thorough cataract evaluation at Eye Consultants of Texas. Cataracts is easily treated in most cases, and founder Phillips Kirk Labor, MD is a leading Dallas/Ft. Worth… Read More