Dr. Michael Cusick, MD

Dr. Michael Cusick, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 40
(28)
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Dr. Michael Cusick, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Pottstown, PA. He is 40 years old and has been practicing for 8 years.

293 Armand Hammer Blvd

Pottstown, PA 19464

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Advantra
  • Aetna
  • American Progressive Life Insurance/Health Insurance
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • 41 More

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Top Care Areas

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Diabetes Type 2
very high
more than 95% of peers
Glaucoma
high
more than 78% of peers
Migraine
normal
more than 59% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cusick "My first goal in caring for patients is educating them on their disease. After patients understand their disease, I feel we can more easily discuss the treatment options and work together to obtain the best results possible."
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anemia
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Anxiety
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chest Pain
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Confusion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dizziness
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Emphysema
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Exotropia
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Floaters
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Fungal Infections
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Joint Pain
  • Lazy Eye
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Macular Pucker
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Migraine
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nystagmus
  • Obesity
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pars Planitis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemangioma
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Uveitis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

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Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • Immunization
  • Iridectomy
  • Laser Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Pneumatic Retinopexy
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
  • Scleral Buckling
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vitrectomy
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Georgetown University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Lehigh Valley Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Duke University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cusick has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cusick's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cusick to family and friends
4.8
based on 28 total reviews (12 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (25)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Cusick'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 (12)

in Limerick, PA |
Dr. Cusick has worked with me over the past few years to reduce the cysts on my retinas due to diabetic retinopathy. Each time we meet he is kind, considerate, and very professional. He explains what is happening in simple, easy to understand terms, suggests courses of action and explains why. I...more
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in Pottstown, PA |
Dr. Cusick is a wonderful eye doctor. I had to see him for cornea/retina problem. I was so pleased with him I would highly recommend him. Makes you feel great with his nice tone of voice and easy explanations.
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Gilbertsville, PA |
Dr Cusick was highly recommended to me when I had a retina detachment, and I was extremely satisfied with his professional manner and courtesy when I first met him, but then most satisfied with the results of his surgical skills. His entire team made me feel at ease throughout my ordeal and I in...more
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in Sanatoga, PA |
I have been seeing Dr. Cusick since he, first, came to Eye Consultants. I find him very informed and helpful in his care for my retina concerns. When I ask questions, he has answers. He has a very pleasant manner and I, always, look forward to our annual visits. If I should need any attention...more
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in Pottstown, PA |
Dr Cusick is very personable, friendly and extremely caring of me when I am getting treatments. I highly recommend him to others
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Cusick accepts 50 insurance carriers
  • Advantra
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • American Progressive Life Insurance/Health Insurance
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Amerihealth
    Amerihealth HMO
    Amerihealth PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
    Advantra
    Group Plan PPO
  • Coventry Healthcare of the Carolinas
    Coventry Health Care of the Carolinas, Inc. HMO
  • Devon Health
  • Elderplan
    Medicare HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
    Tricare
  • HealthCare Partners
  • Healthcare USA
    Healthcare USA HMO
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    Medicaid
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Classic Blue
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Medicaid
  • Humana
    Tricare
  • Husky Health
    Medicaid
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • Intergroup
    Intergroup PPO
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Keystone Health Plan East
    Keystone Health Plan East HMO
    Keystone Health Plan East POS
  • Keystone Mercy Health Plan
  • Medicaid
  • Medico
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Preferred Health Systems
    Preferred Health Network
  • Principal Financial Group
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
  • Qualchoice
    Qualchoice PPO
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
    Medicaid
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Medicaid
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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