Monofocal (standard) intraocular lens
Monofocal lens are a very popular option for cataract surgery patients. They are a type of intraocular lens that focuses on a single distance. They do not correct for near vision or astigmatism so expect to need reading glasses or bifocals to correct astigmatism after surgery. These lens are typically covered by private insurance companies and medicare, making these monofocal lenses the most affordable option for cataract surgery.