Cataract Surgeon Marc Michelson, M.D.
Marc Michelson, M.D.
Marc Michelson, M.D. is a Cataract Surgeon in Birmingham Alabama where he is the Founder and Medical Director of Alabama Eye & Cataract Center in Birmingham. He performs Cataract Surgery in Alabama at the Birmingham Outpatient Care Center ambulatory surgery center in Birmingham for Alabama Cataract patients throughout the greater Birmingham area. Dr. Michelson received his Medical Degree from the University of Alabama-Birmingham School of Medicine followed by an internship in Internal Medicine at the University of Alabama-Birmingham and a Residency in Ophthalmology at the Eye Foundation Hospital of the University of Alabama-Birmingham. Dr. Michelson advanced his eye surgery training to become a Corneal Surgeon and Specialist by completing a Fellowship in Cornea and External Disease at Wills Eye Hospital.
Dr. Michelson provides his patients with advanced techniques of Cataract Surgery in Alabama that require only a very tiny incision, no patches and only eye drops for anesthesia-the "no stitch, no patch, no needle" Cataract Surgery procedure-so that his patients can benefit from very quick visual recovery times with minimal interruption in their daily routines.
Dr. Michelson is committed to helping patients with Cataracts achieve their vision correction goals after Cataract Surgery. To help his Cataract patients achieve greater independence and possibly eliminate the need for eyeglasses, reading glasses or bifocals after Cataract Surgery, Dr. Michelson routinely recommends aspheric lens implants for those Cataract patients requiring the sharpest distance vision in dim lighting conditions, astigmatism correcting toric lens implants for those Cataract patients with significant amounts of astigmatism and near vision multifocal and accommodating presbyopia correcting lens implants, such as the Crystalens® Lens Implant, the AcrySof® ReSTOR® Lens Implant and the ReZoom™ Lens Implant for those Cataract patients wishing to have their distance, arm's length and near vision corrected after Cataract Surgery without eyeglasses, bifocals or reading glasses.
Dr. Michelson is a well known Cataract Surgeon in Birmingham as well as a leader and educator in the areas of Cataracts, Cataract Surgery & Lens Implants. He has participated in numerous educational programs throughout the United States and internationally on advances in Cataract Surgery & Lens Implants. Dr. Michelson is a key contributor and participant at the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Annual Meetings where he serves as a judge in the video education sectional presentations.
Dr. Michelson is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology, is a Fellow of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, the Royal Society of Medicine, the Castroviejo Society and the International Society of Refractive Surgery, and he has been elected by his peers for inclusion in "Best Doctors in America ®" from 1994-2008.
Alabama Cataract patients wishing to learn more about Cataracts, Cataract Surgery and Lens Implants will find that Alabama Cataract Surgeon Marc Michelson M.D. at Alabama Eye & Cataract Center in Birmingham provides a thorough examination and consultation and is conveniently located for patients from Birmingham, Mountain Brook, Vestavia Hills, Hoover, Fairfield, Midfield, Alabaster, Bessemer, Adamsville, Forestdale, Fultondale, Gardendale, Center Point, Trussville, Leeds, Moody, Tarrant City, Childersburg, Anniston, Gadsen and Pell City Alabama.
In addition, Montgomery Cataract patients, Tuscaloosa Cataract patients and Huntsville Cataract patients wishing to learn more about Cataracts, Cataract Surgery and Lens Implants will find Alabama Eye & Cataract Center is conveniently located for patients from Montgomery, Auburn, Dothan, Prattville, Millbrook, Tallassee, Tuskegee, Tuscaloosa, Northport, Lakeview, Coker, Cottondale, Peterson, Brookwood, Holt, Green Pond, Woodstock, Bucksville, Taylorville, Duncanville, Huntsville, Decatur, Madison, Florence, Athens and Hartselle Alabama. Alabama Cataract Surgery today is one of the most common and successful types of surgery performed in the United States. As with any surgery, it is important to fully understand its risks, benefits and complications. Please call Surgeon Marc Michelson M.D. at Alabama Eye & Cataract Center in Birmingham to arrange at Cataract Examination and Consultation by phoning 205.930.0930.