Mission Cataract USA News
January 21, 2015
Helping others see
In 1991, Frederick Richburg, medical director of Valley Eye Institute, decided to provide a day of free cataract surgery for people of all ages who couldn't afford it. Twenty-one surgeries were performed that May 18 as part of Mission Cataract.
January 06, 2015
Mission: Cataract USA
A truck driver who had been out of work for months is back on the road. A retired man resumes his favorite hobby, building model railroads. And an unemployed carpenter returns to his job.
November 06, 2015
Do You Have Cataracts?
One of the most common problems, affecting an estimated 20 million people at any given time in the country, is cataracts.
June 17, 2016
Innovations In Cataract Surgery 4 – Accessibility And Affordability
While it’s still hotly debated, the simple fact is that the Affordable Care Act has given many people insurance that just didn’t have it before.
October 31, 2016
Mission Cataract USA doctors give the Gift of Sight for Christmas
To commemorate its anniversary Mission Cataract USA is declaring December 2016 Mission Cataract month and recruiting doctors nationwide to perform free cataract surgery in December.