Dr. Michael Flohr, MD

Dr. Michael Flohr, MD

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Dr. Michael Flohr, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Lowell, MI and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University Of Wisconsin / Madison in 1980 and specializes in ophthalmology, anterior segment ophthalmology, and more.Read his story

1335 W Main St Ste A

Lowell, MI 49331

Contact Information

(616) 897-7000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
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Top Care Areas

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

Stye
very high
more than 99% of peers
Astigmatism
very high
more than 99% of peers
Eyelid Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Flohr's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Flohr "Educational Background "I've worked and studied hard to get to where I am today. My education is ongoing, because I want to make sure I can offer my patients the best vision care possible. In the field of eyecare there are new developments daily. In light of this, I regularly attend continuing education courses, to keep current in the latest procedures and treatments in ophthalmology." B.S., University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Magna Cum Laude, 1976 M.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1980 Internship, Marshfield Clinic, St. Joseph Hospital, 1980-81 Residency, Greater Baltimore Medical Center, Baltimore, MD, 1981-1984 Continuing Education, 50 hours of accredited ongoing education each year Professional Organizations "Professional group memberships are another way I work to keep current on new developments in ophthalmology. And more important, my board certification is a way my patients can be assured that I'm providing them with a level of care they can feel good about." Author and Lecturer "To enlarge knowledge - whether it is of my peers or of the public, by word of mouth or by the written word-is a responsibility I feel obligated to fulfill because I was privileged to graduate from medical school where others taught their knowledge and experience." Author, Articles for Ophthalmology (professional journal) Lecturer, Numerous community lectures on diabetes, cataracts, and glaucoma "If you know of any group or organization that would like to have me come and speak about any of these, or other eye related topics please feel free to let the staff or myself know and I will be happy to make arrangements to make a presentation." Serving His Community "We do not live on an island, isolated and insulated from those around us. A doctor must give as well as receive. I am proud of the effort I have made to help my fellow man." In his community: Hastings Lions Club: Member 30 years, President 2 years State Diabetic Awareness Program for Lions Club Chairman 5 years Boy Scouts Committee Chairman 8 years, District Finance Chairman 4 years Coordinator of Cub Scout Day Hike in Hastings, Michigan 15 years Venture Crew Advisor 5 years QDMA: President 8 years Helping others abroad: Mission trips to Honduras and El Salvador to perform surgery for individuals in need."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Flohr "At Advanced Eyecare Professionals...Our Focus is You!

Your sight is in good hands at our practice! Advanced Eyecare Professionals is your home for complete family eye care in West Michigan. Our doctors and staff know how truly precious the gift of sight is; and at our offices in Hastings, Ionia, Lowell, Sheridan and Carson City you will see the difference not only in your vision, but in how your vision is cared for. Through continued education, state of the art technology, and caring certified doctors, technicians and opticians you will get the best there is in quality patient care."

17  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & External Diseases
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery
  • Ocular Immunology
  • Ocular Oncology
  • Oculoplastic Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Reconstructive Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Vitreous Surgery
  • Orbital Disorders
  • Orbital Surgery
  • Pediatric Ophthalmology
  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

76  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Inflammation
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Trichiasis
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36  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Allergy Drops
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Contact Lens Treatment
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Iridectomy
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Post-Operative Care
  • Pre-Operative Care
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Punctal Plug Insertion
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Testing
  • Soft Contact Lenses
  • Vision Screening
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University Of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Magna Cum Laude
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • University Of Wisconsin / Madison
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • St Josephs Hospital Marshfield
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Greater Baltimore Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Continuing Education 50 Hours Of Accredited Ongoing Education Each Year
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Flohr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Flohr's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Flohr to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Flohr'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

    Under 10 minutes
Dr. Flohr Says:
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Thank you for taking the time to fill out a patient satisfaction survey. I greatly value you as a patient and appreciate your feedback! If you would like to discuss any concerns or praises further with myself or my staff please call and we'd be happy to speak with you more. (616) 897-7000

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Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Flohr is a wonderful eye doctor! He explains everything well so you feel comfortable. I recommend him to all my family and friends. He also has done cataract surgery on my grandparents and the surgeries went great and they are very happy with the results.
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