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I always suffer scar tissue after any type of surgeries—even after ear piercing. Is it possible to develop scar tissue after cataract surgery?      

Your tendency for scarring of your skin is not relevant to cataract surgery. You should not be concerned because there is no skin incision involved.

Answered by: David F. Chang, MD Dr. David F. Chang

Categories: Cataracts, Eye Surgery

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Answered: Dec 13, 2012

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