Dr. Michael Bernstein, MD

Dr. Michael Bernstein, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
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Dr. Michael Bernstein, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in ophthalmology.

2010 Patton Chapel Rd Ste 102

Birmingham, AL 35216

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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

Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
very high
more than 98% of peers
Bell's Palsy
normal
more than 72% of peers
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
normal
more than 67% of peers

Dr. Bernstein'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*

25  Conditions Treated

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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

  • Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Eye Foundation Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Eye Foundation Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Eye Fdn Hospital University Ala
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bernstein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bernstein's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bernstein to family and friends
4 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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Dr. Bernstein's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Bernstein has treated Dad's glaucoma for many years. Dad is doing well at age 98. I have repeatedly told his receptionist, Donna, by phone and in writing, to notify Dad's nursing home when he has an appointment with Dr. Bernstein. She even demanded a copy of my power of attorney before she...more
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Dr. Bernstein has treated my closed angle glaucoma for the past 15 years. I was originally diagnosed with glaucoma in 1984. I have total confidence in his comprehensive examinations and his expertise. He knows how to explain your situation in layman's terms so you can understand it. He knows how to...more
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