Frequently Asked Questions
How long will cataract surgery take?
Cataract surgery is typically completed in 10-15 minutes.
How long will I stay after surgery/treatment?
The average stay for patients after surgery is 2 nights but it can last anywhere from 1 night to 2 weeks depending on the procedure.
Can you restore my vision?
We will do our best! Some illnesses are easier to treat than others, but you can be sure that you will be taken care of by our trusted doctors and nurses.
What is the range of cost for glasses?
Glasses can cost anywhere from 15,000 - 400,000 UGX depending on the type of glasses and the style you prefer.
How often should I replace my glasses?
We recommend every two years or earlier if visual issues arise.
What is the cause of cataracts?
Most cataracts develop when aging or injury changes the tissue that makes up your eye's lens.
What is the cost of surgery?
Cost of surgery can range from 220,000 - 1,000,000 UGX depending on the surgery needed.
What days does the BEH provide surgery?
Monday - Thursday.
Do I need an appointment?
No, come anytime during the following hours:
Does the BEH accept insurance?
Yes! We accept AAR, SANLAM, and IAA insurance plans.