Dr. George Williams, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
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Age 65
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Dr. George Williams, MD
Dr. Williams was the Chief of Vitreoretinal Surgery Service at William Beaumont Hospital from 1992 until 2000, when he became Chairman of the Department of Ophthalmology. Dr. Williams is also a Clinical Professor of Biomedical Sciences at The Eye Research Institute of Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan. Dr. Williams special interest is advanced vitreoretinal surgery for complex retinal detachment and diabetic retinopathy. He has authored or co-authored over one hundred publications in peer-reviewed medical journals, book chapters, and publications from national clinical trials. Dr. Williams is an internationally recognized speaker. He is currently the Principal Investigator of several research trials sponsored by the National Eye Institute and the pharmaceutical industry. Dr. Williams has been President of both the Vitreous Society (now The American Society of Retinal Specialists) and Michigan Ophthalmological Society. He has been named to America's Who's Who in Medicine, The Best Doctors in America, and The Best Doctors in the Midwest. He serves as Chairman of the American Academy of Ophthalmology's Ophthalmic Technology Assessment Committee for retinal diseases and is a member of the Health Policy Committee. He is an associate examiner for the American Board of Ophthalmology and a member of the American Medical Association, Retina Society and Macula Society.

36650 5 Mile Rd Ste 102

Livonia, MI 48154

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Dr. George Williams, MD

Dr. George Williams, MD

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

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Dr. Williams' Experience

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  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
9

Conditions Treated

  • Cataract
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Glaucoma
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Vascular Disease
5

Procedures

  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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Education

  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1978
  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Blodgett Meml Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Med College Of Wisconsin
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Med College Of Wisconsin
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Williams' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Williams to family and friends
4.3
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Dr. Williams' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
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Hospitals where Dr. Williams has admitting privileges

Beaumont Hospital - Royal Oak Campus
3601 W 13 Mile Rd
Royal Oak, MI 48073
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