Dr. Michael Azar, MD

Dr. Michael Azar, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. Michael Azar, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Monroeville, PA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University of Pittsburgh / Main Campus in 1990 and specializes in ophthalmology.

2571 Mosside Blvd Ste 1

Monroeville, PA 15146

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Top Care Areas

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

Stye
normal
more than 86% of peers
Lazy Eye
normal
more than 76% of peers
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
normal
more than 73% of peers

Dr. Azar'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

53  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoschisis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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8  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • Juniata College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • University of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • UPMC Mercy
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • U Pittsburgh Med Ctr-Eye & Ear Inst
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Azar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Azar's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Azar to family and friends
10 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Azar'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

Patient Comments (3)

Dr Azar was wonderful to both me and my elderly father who was the patient with the eye problem. He took time to make my father comfortable and he explained the diagnosis and treatment just at the right level of vocabulary for my father to understand. He also provided a booklet on the condition...more
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Personable, professional and efficient. Dr. Azar explained everything as he and his staff provided the best eye care experience I have ever had. Strongly recommend him!
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Operated on my both eyes for cataracts and results were fantastic Always had restriction on driver license but after operations the restriction is gone. Dr Azar cared for me as friend mot a patient. Would HIGHLY recommend
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