Dr. Franz Michel, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 46
(18)
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Dr. Franz Michel, MD
Dr. Franz Michel, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Westlake Village, CA. He is 46 years old and has been practicing for 20 years. Dr. Michel is affiliated with St. John's Pleasant Valley Hospital, Los Robles Hospital and Medical Center and Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center.

4353 Park Terrace Dr Ste 150

Westlake Village, CA 91361

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Dr. Franz Michel, MD

Dr. Franz Michel, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna

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Glaucoma
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more than 68% of peers
Chalazion
normal
more than 56% of peers
Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
normal
more than 53% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
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Procedures

  • Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (ALK)
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • SUNY Upstate Med Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Michel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Michel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Michel to family and friends
5.0
based on 18 total reviews
Dr. Michel's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. Michel accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Select PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus

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Hospitals where Dr. Michel has admitting privileges

Los Robles Hospital and Medical Center
215 W Janss Rd
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
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Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
757 Westwood Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095
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St. John's Pleasant Valley Hospital
2309 Antonio Ave
Camarillo, CA 93010
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