Dr. Alan Margherio, MD

Dr. Alan Margherio, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. Alan Margherio, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Grand Rapids, MI and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Wayne State University School of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

1179 E Paris Ave SE Ste 250

Grand Rapids, MI 49546

Contact Information

(616) 942-2406

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health
  • Spectrum Health

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Margherio performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Retina Diseases
very high
more than 92% of peers
Retinal Vein Occlusion
very high
more than 89% of peers
Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 86% of peers

Dr. Margherio's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Margherio's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Margherio "Dr. Margherio specializes in all aspects of vitreoretinal disease. He has a special interest in vitreoretinal complications of cataract surgery, retinal detachment, age-related macular degeneration, ocular photodynamic therapy, subfoveal surgery, and diabetic retinopathy. He has authored several papers in peer-reviewed medical journals and has spoken at numerous national and international ophthalmologic meetings. He is actively involved in clinical research and continues to contribute to the medical literature. Dr. Margherio is an active member of the American Society of Retina Specialists, American Academy of Ophthalmology, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, The Michigan Society of Eye Physicians & Surgeons, American Medical Association, and Michigan State Medical Society."
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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

21  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Panophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease

12  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Macular Degeneration Treatment
  • Ocular Inflammation (Uveitis) Treatment
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Albion College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • Wayne State University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • William Beaumont Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Henry Ford Health System
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Associated Retinal Consultants at Beaumont Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Margherio has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Margherio's Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Margherio to family and friends
16 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Margherio's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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