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Premium smart lens patients the real stars of our latest video

Eye Consultants of Texas has just launched a new video featuring actual Fort Worth metro area patients telling their stories. These patients had premium smart lens implants as part of their cataract surgery or as a clear lens extraction. More specifically, these included Crystalens, ReSTOR and AcrySof Toric lens patients. The video was intentionally unscripted… 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


How premium lenses can benefit patients without cataracts

The intraocular lenses that Eye Consultants of Texas offers (Premium Smart Lenses, as we refer to them), are used primarily in cataract surgery – an artificial lens that replaces the clouded, natural lens. Developing a cataract is more common in people 60 or older, but can occur at a younger age for a variety of… 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


Dr. Labor speaks about cataract surgery innovation in Society Life magazine

Anyone who is a potential cataract patient will find the October 2011 edition of Society Life Magazine of interest. In a “Doctor Is In” story, Eye Consultants of Texas founder Phillips Kirk Labor, MD speaks about the latest in cataract surgery innovation. Dr. Labor remains at the forefront of new technologies for all eye conditions… 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


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