Dr. Lisa J. Faia, MD

Dr. Lisa J. Faia, MD

Ophthalmology | Female | 39 years old

Learn about this doctor

Personal Bio

Dr. Faia received her Bachelor of Science degree (magna cum laude) from the George Washington University and her medical degree...Read more

Dr. Faia's Experience

0ExperienceMatch
Experience Match

See how Dr. Faia's experience matches your preferences.

1
Specialties

For the best healthcare for your needs, choose a doctor who specializes in your medical condition.

1
Board Certifications

Board certification indicates that a doctor is highly qualified in the medical field in which they practice.

14
Conditions Treated

Check to see that this provider treats your medical condition.

10
Procedures Performed

Check to see that this provider performs the procedure that you need.

Background Check

Check to see if your provider has any malpractices, board actions, or sanctions.

Education

Learn more about where this provider went to medical school, residency, and more.

Awards & Recognition

View information about special awards and recognition for this provider.

Languages Spoken

Check to see what languages this provider and/or staff speak.

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

View memberships and affiliations associated with this provider.

Visiting Dr. Faia

Dr. Faia accepts 18 insurance carriers

Affiliated Hospitals

Hospital Quality

Check out the quality of care at the 1 hospitals where Dr. Faia has admitting privileges.

Hospital Quality Awards

×

Dr. Faia's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Faia to family and friends
5
based on 5 total surveys (1 with a review)
Key Survey Insights
  • Trustworthiness
     (5)
  • Helpfulness
     (5)
  • Staff
     (5)
  • Scheduling
     (5)
Experience with Dr. Faia
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
     (5)
  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
     (5)
  • How well provider listens and answers questions
     (5)
  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
     (5)
Dr. Faia's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
     (5)
  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
     (5)
  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
     (5)
  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes (5)
Open Full Survey+
in Michigan |
Dr Faia is a compassionate, caring doctor. She really seemed to know exactly how to treat my husbands complex eye problem, explaining what she was going to do and why. One of the eye specialists we have ever seen (we've seen many!)
Have you seen Dr. Lisa J. Faia, MD?
Are you Dr. Faia?
Respond to your reviews and manage your personalized profile today!
Post your response

Compare Dr. Faia

Compare this Doctor
View other doctors with similar experience to find the right doctor for you.
View all 10 matches

Dr. Faia says...

Dr. Faia received her Bachelor of Science degree (magna cum laude) from the George Washington University and her medical degree from the Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California. She completed her internship at the UCLA – VA Greater Los Angeles Internal Medicine Program and residency at Mayo Clinic College of Medicine in Rochester, Minnesota. She then went on to specialty training at the National Eye Institute at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland, where she completed a two-year fellowship in Uveitis and Medical Retina. While there, she participated in both clinical and basic science research while completing her clinical duties. From there, she completed a fellowship in Vitreoretinal Diseases and Surgery at Associated Retinal Consultants, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan.

Dr. Faia is a board certified ophthalmologist with special interest and expertise in the surgical and medical management of uveitis, as well as vitreoretinal diseases, such as diabetes, macular degeneration, and vein occlusions. Currently, she is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Pan-American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Society of Retina Specialists, American Uveitis Society, American Medical Association, Michigan Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons, and Association in Research of Vision and Ophthalmology. She is involved in a wide array of both basic science and clinical studies in uveitic and vitreoretinal diseases. Dr. Faia has presented nationally and internationally on the topics of uveitis and retina and authored and/or co-authored multiple peer-reviewed articles, book chapters, and reviews on these subjects.

Dr. Faia's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Ophthalmology
  •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
  •  Malpractice claims in Michigan not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    What is a recognized doctor
  • Media & Publications

    Dr. Faia has no media or publications listed.

Background Check

  • n/a
    Malpractice Claims not available

    Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

    What is medical malpractice
  • 0
    Sanctions

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

    What is a sanction or disciplinary action
  • 0
    Board Actions

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

    What are board actions

Background Check

Why It Matters: Dr. Faia's Board Certifications

Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Cataract
  • Conjunctival Disorders
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Eye Infections
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Diseases

Education

  • Medical School
    University of Southern California / Keck School of Medicine

    Graduated in 2003

  • Internship Hospital
    Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

    Completed in 2004

  • Residency Hospital
    Mayo Clinic-Rochester

    Completed in 2007

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Associated Retinal Consultants at Beaumont Hospital

    Completed in 2009

  • Undergraduate School
    George Washington University

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships &
Professional Affiliations

Dr. Faia does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Faia and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your free profile.

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Procedures Performed

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

You've got options

We're finding other great Providers for you to consider.