A two-in-one option to treat cataracts and astigmatism

Toric Intraocular Lens Implants for Cataract Treatment at Kelly Eye Center

The Toric IOL correction for cataracts and astigmatism, which is caused by an irregular curvature of the cornea or lens. It is normally corrected with glasses or specialty contact lenses, but toric implants are also offered to reduce the effects of this condition.


  • The ability to correct astigmatism
  • Improved distance vision
  • Improved color perception
  • Often provide independence from glasses for distance activities


  • Glasses are generally needed for mid-range and near vision
  • Can only correct certain amounts of astigmatism
  • May require additional surgery to optimize position
  • Must be a candidate