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Cheryl Ladd and the PanOptix® Lens

Former Charlie's Angel Cheryl Ladd took the opportunity to seize life with the PanOptix® Lens. See how she traded cataracts for clarity and approached cataract surgery with optimism.

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Seeing Things Differently

Cheryl relies on her vision every day. But recently, she noticed it was holding her back from living the life she wanted.

Losing Vibrancy

“I hadn’t realized how slowly this sort of sepia or soft brown color had come over my vision.”

Struggles on the Set

“I couldn’t see the scripts. I couldn’t read them. It was so frustrating.”

Confusion on the Golf Course

“I’d hit a great shot. It would feel really good. But I just couldn’t tell where the ball went.”

Cheryl wanted vision that was sharp, vivid, and complete. So she chose the PanOptix® Lens.

“If I could tell people one thing about cataracts, I would say that you have no idea what a bright beautiful world there is out there. And my PanOptix® Lenses have given it back to me.”

An Opportunity for More

 

PanOptimism means never having to compromise because of poor vision. Cheryl plays many roles, and she knew she wanted to see the big, bold life all around her. That’s why she opted for the lens that would give her a full range of vision, opening up all the possibilities for her every day.

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“One of my favorite things is to look on my phone at pictures of my grandkids.”

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“If I want to hop in the car and go to a restaurant in San Antonio, I’m very confident now.”

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“I can see the dogs playing outside!”

See Life Confidently 

Cheryl has rediscovered the vision she loves. It’s clear why Cheryl and so many others are happy with their choice.

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In a clinical study, 129 patients were asked about their experience with the PanOptix® Lens.

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99% of people with the PanOptix® Lens would choose the same lens again.1

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98% of people with the PanOptix® Lens would recommend it to family and friends.1

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“Every day, I wake up and feel free.
I seize life without cataracts.”

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AcrySof® IQ Family of IOLs

Important Product Information

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DESCRIPTION: The AcrySof® IQ Family of Lenses are artificial lenses implanted in the eye of adult patients following cataract surgery. The AcrySof® IQ IOLs are designed to allow for clear distance vision. However, you will likely still need glasses for reading and for distance vision particularly ifyou already have astigmatism. The AcrySof® IQ Toric IOLs are designed to correct pre-existing corneal astigmatism, which is the inability of the eye to focus clearly at any distance because of difference curvatures on the cornea, and provide distance vision. The AcrySof® IQ ReSTOR® and AcrySof® IQ PanOptix® Trifocal Family of IOLs are types of multifocal lenses (sometimes called “presbyopia-correcting IOLs”) designed to allow for clear distance, intermediate, and near vision with the potential to be more independent of the need to use glasses for daily tasks. The AcrySof® IQ ReSTOR® and AcrySof® IQ PanOptix® Trifocal Family includes the AcrySof® IQ ReSTOR® multifocal Toric and AcrySof® IQ PanOptix® Trifocal Toric IOLs which correct for astigmatism as well as cataracts. The AcrySof® IQ Vivity™ Extended Vision IOLs provide clear distance vision, and better intermediate and some near vision compared to a monofocal IOL.

WARNINGS/PRECAUTIONS: You may experience and need to contact your eye doctor immediately if you have any of the following symptoms after cataract surgery: itching, redness, watering of your eye, sensitivity to light. The safety and effectiveness of these IOLs have not been established in patients with eye conditions, such as an increase in eye pressure (glaucoma) or complications of diabetes in the eye (diabetic retinopathy). As with any surgical procedure, there are risks involved. These risks may include but are not limited to infection, damage to the lining of the cornea, the retinal layer which lines the inside back wall of your eye may become separated from the tissue next to it (retinal detachment), inflammation or swelling inside or outside the eye, damage to the iris (the colored diaphragm around the pupil), or an increase in eye pressure that cannot be controlled by medicine and secondary surgical procedure. There is a possibility that the IOL may be placed incorrectly or could move within the eye. This may result in less improvement or a reduction in vision, or it may cause visual symptoms. AcrySof® IQ Toric IOLs, AcrySof® IQ ReSTOR® multifocal Toric IOLs, and AcrySof® IQ PanOptix® Trifocal Toric IOLs correct astigmatism only when placed in the correct position in the eye. There is a possibility that these Toric IOLs could be placed incorrectly or could move within the eye. This may result in less improvement or a reduction in vision because your astigmatism has not been fully corrected, or it may cause visual symptoms. With the AcrySof® IQ ReSTOR®, AcrySof® IQ PanOptix® Trifocal IOLs, and AcrySof® IQ Vivity™ Extended Vision IOLs there may be a loss of sharpness of your vision that may become worse in dim light or in foggy conditions. There is also a possibility that you may have some visual effects such as rings or circles (halos) around lights at night. You may also have trouble seeing street signs due to bright lights or glare from oncoming headlights.

ATTENTION: As with any surgical procedure, there are risks involved. Prior to surgery, ask your eye doctor to provide you with the AcrySof® IQ Patient Information Brochure for the lens to be implanted. This Document which will inform you of the risks and benefits associated with the IOL. Discuss any questions about possible risks and benefits associated with your eye doctor.

REFERENCES:
1. AcrySof® IQ Vivity™ Extended Vision IOL Directions For Use.