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# cataracts - Friday 31 July, 2020

'People are going blind': Bus of waitlisted cataract patients to journey up North for surgery
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'People are going blind': Bus of waitlisted cataract patients to journey up North for surgery

Jul 31st 2020, 3:55 PM 14,736 Views 25 Comments

As of the end of June, there were 6,023 patients waiting for a cataract procedure.

# cataracts - Thursday 13 June, 2019

Ireland's worst blackspot: patients in Cork are waiting 5 years for surgery
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# Cataracts

Ireland's worst blackspot: patients in Cork are waiting 5 years for surgery

Jun 13th 2019, 12:05 AM 12,575 Views 16 Comments

The shortest waiting list still sees patients wait more than a year for treatment, according to the Association of Optometrists Ireland.

# cataracts - Sunday 4 February, 2018

If you're waiting for an eye procedure there's a good chance you'll be waiting over a year
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# Cataracts

If you're waiting for an eye procedure there's a good chance you'll be waiting over a year

Feb 4th 2018, 1:04 PM 11,354 Views 41 Comments

About 35% of those seeking outpatient treatment have been waiting over 12 months.