Dr. Michael Foote, MD

Dr. Michael Foote, MD

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Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
44 y/o
323 reviews

Accepting new patients

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska

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Care Philosophy

Our mission is to provide El Pasoans with compassionate and high quality care using the most up to date technology available.Read more

Personal Bio

Michael W. Foote, M.D. is a board certified ophthalmologist providing comprehensive eye care for patients over the age of 13....Read more

Dr. Foote's Experience

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Dr. Foote's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Foote to family and friends
4.4
based on 323 total surveys (3 with reviews)
Dr. Foote'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
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Reviews (3)
El Paso , TX |
Outstanding doctor.
in El paso |
Wait times are RIDICULOUS. Dr is very knowledgeable but you will be there for at least 3 hours.
in El Paso, TX |
Dr. Foote is very caring, listens to my concerns and responds appropriately
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Dr. Foote says...

Michael W. Foote, M.D. is a board certified ophthalmologist providing comprehensive eye care for patients over the age of 13. He is originally from El Paso and returned in 2002 to begin his practice in ophthalmology. He provides comprehensive eye care including laser vision correction, cataract and glaucoma surgery, cornea and eyelid procedures as well as contact lens fitting.Dr. Foote is a third generation physician. He has participated in medical missions in Guatemala and Mexico. His interests outside of medicine include golf, snow and water skiing, tennis and triathlons.

Dr. Foote's Care Philosophy

Our mission is to provide El Pasoans with compassionate and high quality care using the most up to date technology available.

Dr. Foote'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

Awards & Recognition

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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    Sanctions

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Board Certifications

Why It Matters: Dr. Foote's Board Certifications

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  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Accidental Eye Injuries
  • Acute Angle-Closure Glaucoma
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Blurred Vision
  • Chemical Burn - Eyes
  • Chronic Eye Diseases
  • Color Blindness
  • Congenital Glaucoma
  • Dilatation
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Melanoma
  • Eye Palsy
  • Eye Strain
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Hypertensive Retinopathy
  • Macular Dystrophy
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Mechanical Strabismus
  • Nearsightedness
  • Night Blindness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Nerve Disorder
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Poor Color Vision
  • Refractive Error
  • Refractive Eye Disorders
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Vision Impairment
  • Vision Loss

Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston

    Graduated in 1998

  • Internship Hospital
    University of Texas Medical Branch

    Completed in 1999

  • Residency Hospital
    Kansas University Medical Center

    Completed in 2002

  • Undergraduate School
    University of Texas / Austin Campus

    Graduated in 1994

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Procedures Performed

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Iridotomy
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Retinal Testing
  • Soft Contact Lenses
  • Trabeculotomy Ab Externo