Dr. Michael Blair, MD

Dr. Michael Blair, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
39 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Michael Blair is a board-certified, award-winning physician and eye surgeon at Ford Eye Center in Arlington, Texas. His unique and extensive training and skills have enabled him to provide the highest quality eye surgery and patient care. In 2006, Dr. Blair graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine. In the same year, he was accepted into one of the top eye surgery programs in the nation, Wilford Hall Medical Center. While in the program, he excelled and received several prestigious awards for his surgical abilities and research. In 2009, he was named chief resident, and in 2010, he graduated with the highest honors. After his residency, Dr. Blair continued his services in the 99th Surgical Operations Squadron at Nellis Air Force Base in Las Vegas and was entrusted with the vision of our country’s finest pilots and Warfighters. As a Major, Dr. Blair was awarded the Air Force Commendation Medal for meritorious service for skillfully performing over 2,532 major and minor intraocular surgeries resulting in a 100% success rate and return of function vision for all patients. During this period, his leadership, expertise, and tireless efforts were instrumental to the success of Air Combat Command’s most productive ophthalmology clinic, supporting over 72,000 active duty members and retirees.

Ford Eye Center

801 W Randol Mill Rd Ste 201

Arlington, TX 76012
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

My goal is to provide the finest ophthalmic care, utilizing the most advanced technology while maintaining a warm and sincere dedication to my patients. The result of my seamless and specialized team approach is clearly reflected in my patient's excellent outcomes.
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Dr. Blair's Experience

Dr. Blair'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
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

Conditions Treated

  • Color Blindness
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Night Blindness
  • Stye
  • Vision Impairment
  • Vision Loss


  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Physical Examination
  • Soft Contact Lenses

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • University of Missouri
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • Univ Of Mo Columbia Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Wilford Hall/Usaf Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Wilford Hall Us Air Force Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Blair has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Blair's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Blair to family and friends
based on 143 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Blair's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Bedford |
Dr. Blair is very kind and patient and was very reassuring as I anticipated cataract surgery. I had cataract surgery on both eyes, and everything went well just as he said it would. His staff is wonderful too.
in Arlington, TX |
He is very professional, nice, welcoming, informative! Everything you could ever want in a doctor!!!
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Now Accepting New Patients
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Dr. Blair accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Blair has admitting privileges

USMD Hospital at Arlington
801 W Interstate 20
Arlington, TX 76017
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