Dr. Michael Chappell, MD

Dr. Michael Chappell, MD

Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 36
(15)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Michael Chappell, MD is an ophthalmic plastic & reconstructive surgery specialist in Little Rock, AR and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences in 2007 and specializes in ophthalmic plastic & reconstructive surgery, ophthalmology, and more.Read his story

9800 Baptist Health Dr Ste 500

Little Rock, AR 72205

Contact Information

(501) 223-2244

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • 23 More

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Chappell

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Top Care Areas

new

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

Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
very high
more than 95% of peers
Eyelid Surgery
very high
more than 94% of peers
Entropion
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Chappell'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.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo

Dr. Chappell's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Chappell "Dr. Michael Chappell is a board-certified ophthalmologist with subspecialty training in oculofacial plastic surgery. He was born and raised in Little Rock, AR. He earned his undergraduate degree from Hendrix College in Conway, Arkansas before attending the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences for medical school. He then moved to San Francisco, California, where he completed an internship at St. Mary's Medical center and then an ophthalmology residency at California Pacific Medical Center. Dr. Chappell was then accepted into a two-year oculofacial plastic surgery fellowship sponsored by the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS) at the University of Washington in Seattle, WA. He was inducted into ASOPRS in 2014 and won the Marvin H. Quickert Thesis Award—a prestigious award given to the very best fellowship research in the entire country among fellows for that year. Dr. Chappell returned to Little Rock in 2013. Dr. Michael Chappell is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, The American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, the Arkansas Medical Society, the Pulaski County Medical Society, and the Arkansas Ophthalmological Society. Dr. Michael Chappell specializes in the evaluation and treatment of a variety of periocular, orbital, facial, and lacrimal diseases and disorders including: Blepharoptosis – droopy eyelids Dermatochalasis – excess skin of eyelids Brow Ptosis – droopy eyebrows Eyelid Entropion and Ectropion – eyelids turned in or out Periocular and orbital soft tissue and bony trauma Removal and reconstruction of skin cancers of the eyelid and adjacent facial areas Orbital tumors Removal of the eye and anophthalmic socket reconstruction Blocked Tear Duct – Dacryocystorhinostomy surgery Thyroid eye disease (Grave's Disease) and complications Trichiasis and misdirected eyelashes Cosmetic eyelid and facial surgery Botulinum Toxin (BOTOX®) injections – Hemifacial spasm and Blepharospasm, Cosmetic Facial Filler injections Dr. Michael Chappell is married and has two children. He and his family are excited to return to Arkansas and be close to their friends and family. Outside of medicine, Dr. Chappell enjoys listening to and playing music, playing soccer, running, travel, and spending time with his family."

More

Read More
6

Specialties

  • Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Oculoplastic Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Reconstructive Surgery
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orbital Disorders
  • Orbital Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
59

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Basosquamous Carcinoma
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Exophoria
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Eyelid Lesions
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Eyelid Tumor
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Orbit Tumor
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Orbital Diseases
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Orbital Lymphangioma
  • Orbital Lymphoma
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Sebaceous Carcinoma of the Eyelid
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

Less

Read Less
27

Procedures

  • Asian Eyelid Surgery
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Eyelid Tumor Reconstruction
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Oculoplastic Surgery
  • Orbit Evisceration
  • Orbit Reconstruction
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Orbital Floor Fracture Repair
  • Orbital Surgical Procedures
  • Ptosis (Eyelids) Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Tear Drainage Surgery
  • Tear Duct Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arkansas.

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

  • Hendrix College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2003
  • University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • St Mary's Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • California Pacific Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • University Of Washington
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chappell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

Dr. Chappell's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chappell to family and friends
4.4
based on 15 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Chappell'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
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

My husband and I are very thankful and grateful to Dr. Chappell for diagnosing him ; taking every precaution to make sure the diagnosis was accurate and correct. My husband's case was not typical. When Dr. Chappell did my husband's surgery, he was very thorough in explaining every step that would...more
Was this helpful? YESNot Helpful
Flag this
Dr. Chappell provided wonderful care for my 83 year old dad. He had to skin graft a very large open wound from cancer on his temple and eyelid. Dad had another open wound from cancer that was not scheduled to be done, but he did it for dad. He had pictures made during the long surgery, so that I...more
Was this helpful? YESNot Helpful
Flag this

Are you Dr. Chappell?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Ophthalmology
(10)
Ophthalmology
(21)
Ophthalmology
(3)
Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
(14)
Ophthalmology
(16)
Ophthalmology
(24)
Ophthalmology
(21)
Ophthalmology
(10)
Ophthalmology
(5)
Ophthalmology
(10)