Dr. Michelle E. Akler, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Female • Age 46

2841 Monroe St Ste 1
Dearborn, MI 48124
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Dr. Akler's Experience

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Dr. Akler's Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

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Hospital Quality

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Oakwood Hospital - Southshore
5450 Fort St
Trenton, MI 48183

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Akler Eye Center
Akler Eye Center
2841 Monroe St Ste 1
Dearborn, MI 48124
Akler Eye Center
Satellit Office
36838 Ryan Rd
Sterling Heights, MI 48310
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    Dr. Akler's Experience

    Dr. Akler's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Blepharoplasty
    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Epi-LASIK Eye Surgery
    • Excision of Chalazion
    • Eye Surgery
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Glaucoma Surgery
    • Laser Surgery
    • LASIK
    • Peripheral Iridotomy
    • Pterygium Surgery
    • Pterygium Surgery
    • Ptosis (Eyelids) Surgery
    • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
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    • Astigmatism
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Blepharitis
    • Cataract
    • Cataract, Posterior Polar, 1
    • Cataract, Posterior Polar, 2
    • Cataract, Posterior Polar, 3
    • Cataract, Posterior Polar, 4
    • Cataract, Posterior Polar, 5
    • Cataract, Total Congenital
    • Cataract, Zonular
    • Chalazion
    • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
    • Congenital Glaucoma
    • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
    • Corneal Ulcer
    • Diabetes
    • Diabetes Type 1
    • Diabetes Type 2
    • Diabetes-Like Blepharitis
    • Diabetes-Like Retinal Edema
    • Diabetic Eye Disease
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Dry Eyes
    • Ectropion of Eyelid
    • Entropion
    • Exotropia
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    • Eye Infections
    • Eyelid Disorders
    • Eyelid Spasm
    • Farsightedness
    • Glaucoma
    • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, B
    • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, C
    • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, D
    • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, E
    • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, F
    • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, G
    • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, I
    • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, J
    • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, K
    • Glaucoma 3, Primary Congenital, A
    • Glaucoma Acquired Secondary to Intraocular Neoplasm
    • Glaucoma, Normal Tension, Susceptibility to
    • Graves' Disease
    • Headache
    • Keratitis
    • Lattice Dystrophy
    • Lattice Dystrophy
    • Macular Hole
    • Myasthenia Gravis
    • Nearsightedness
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Presbyopia
    • Primary Open Angle Glaucoma
    • Pseudophakia
    • Pterygium
    • Retinal Dystrophy
    • Retinal Vein Occlusion
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Trichiasis
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    0 Sanctions

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    0 Board Actions

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    Awards & Recognitions

    Awards

    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • Dr. Akler was named one of LaserVisions top 5 surgeons in the United States for achieving excellence in refractive surgery.

    Media & Publications

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Toronto Faculty Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1994

    Internship Hospital

    McMaster University Ontario
    Complete in 1996

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Colorado Hospital
    Complete in 1999
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Akler & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Akler's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Oakwood Hospital - Southshore

    • Oakwood Hospital - Taylor

    • Oakwood Hospital and Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Akler

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.9
    • 42 responses
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    4.9 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Akler to family and friends

    4.9 out of 5

    42 responses

    Dr. Akler's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    42 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    42 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    42 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    42 responses

    Experience with Dr. Akler

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.9 out of 5

    42 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.9 out of 5

    42 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.9 out of 5

    42 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.9 out of 5

    42 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Akler Eye Center
    2841 Monroe St Ste 1
    Dearborn, MI 48124
    (313) 563-3937 (Office)
    (313) 563-3930 (Fax)
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    Akler Eye Center
    Satellit Office
    36838 Ryan Rd
    Sterling Heights, MI 48310
    (313) 563-3937 (Office)
    (313) 563-3930 (Fax)
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