Dr. Michael Callahan, MD

Dr. Michael Callahan, MD

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Dr. Michael Callahan, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from University of Alabama At Birmingham in 1971 and specializes in ophthalmology, cataract surgery, and more.Read his story

700 18th St S Ste 711

Birmingham, AL 35233

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
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Dr. Callahan's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Tear Duct Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Callahan treats Tear Duct Disorders more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Callahan treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Eyelid Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Callahan treats Eyelid Disorders more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Callahan treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Corneal Diseases
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Callahan treats Corneal Diseases more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Callahan treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Callahan's conditions and procedures:

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Botox® for Blepharospasm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Dacryocystectomy
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Duane Retraction Syndrome
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

About Me

Biography

"Patients know that when they see Dr. Callahan they will receive only the highest quality care and sincere dedication to healing. A Birmingham native, Dr. Callahan received his medical degree at UAB. In private practice since 1976, he specializes in ...

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Oculoplastic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1975
Manhattan Eet Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1975
University Of California San Francisco
Residency Hospital
1972
University Ala Hosps Clins
Internship Hospital
1971
University of Alabama At Birmingham
Medical School
1967
Birmingham Southern College
Undergraduate School
1975
1975
1972
1971
1967

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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tricare
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