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Free Crystalens Workshop & Brunch A Continued Success

Saturday, November 7, marked our fourth Crystalens Workshop & Brunch at our Grapevine office. The events are open to anyone who’s had a Crystalens implanted, is thinking about Crystalens, and Optometrists managing Crystalens patients. Led by Dr. Labor, the purpose is to help anyone with an interest learn how to get the most out of this amazing intraocular lens… Read More


Update on Clinical Trials

The Eye Consultants Research Foundation is still actively seeking Dallas/Fort Worth area participants for our Light Adjustable Lens (LAL®) clinical study. If you have cataracts you may be eligible for inclusion in this study. Should you qualify and choose to participate, you will be compensated for your time and involvement. The LAL is designed to… Read More


Seeking Cataract Patients for Light Adjustable Lens (LAL®) Study

The Eye Consultants Research Foundation is currently participating in a U.S. investigational study on the Light Adjustable Lens to evaluate its safety and effectiveness for the treatment of cataracts. Although the LAL is similar in several respects to many standard monofocal intraocular lenses (IOLs), the LAL is designed to potentially reduce or eliminate the need… Read More


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


Visian ICL™: A more natural, permanent contact lens.

The Visian ICL™ Phakic Intraocular Lens is a permanent contact lens we offer at Eye Consultants of Texas made from collagen, the same naturally occurring substance found in your eyes. Eye Consultants of Texas founder Phillips Kirk Labor, MD was among the first in Dallas/Fort Worth to implant the Visian ICL. The Visian ICL, also… Read More


Verisyse™: The contact lens you can leave in

What if you didn’t have to take out your contact lenses each day? Eye Consultants of Texas has offered the Verisyse™ Phakic Intraocular Lens for years, a permanent contact lens (meaning you don’t have to change it – even for sleeping). What’s more, founder Phillips Kirk Labor, MD was the first Ophthalmologist in Dallas or… 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