Home > Eye care > Cataracts Get the Flash Player to see this player. Rate: (Click the stars to rate) Published on Feb 24, 2008 by TGettelfinger, Views: 71522 Dr. Tom Gettelfinger, an opthalmologist, discusses Cataracts. Caaracts are a very common condition of the eye s you age. As the cataracts progress the patient will notice worsening vision, especially night vision. Any visual changes should reported to your doctor. The treatment of cataracts is usually surgical. It is important to see an opthalmology doctor on a regular basis to watch for this disease of the eyes.