Dr. Michael Halsted, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
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Age 59
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Dr. Michael Halsted, MD
Dr. Michael Halsted, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Omaha, NE. He is 59 years old and has been practicing for 33 years. Dr. Halsted is affiliated with Montgomery County Memorial Hospital, Shenandoah Medical Center, University Campus of CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center - Bergan Mercy, Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital, Chi Health Lakeside, The Nebraska Medical Center, The Nebraska Methodist Hospital, Chi Health Midlands, Chi Health Bergan Mercy, Chi Health Immanuel and Chi Health Mercy Council Bluffs.

4353 Dodge St

Omaha, NE 68131

Contact Information

(402) 552-2020

Dr. Michael Halsted, MD

Dr. Michael Halsted, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medico
  • MultiPlan
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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Senile Cataracts
very high
more than 97% of peers
Corneal Diseases
very high
more than 95% of peers
Herpetic Keratitis
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Halsted "Midwest Eye Care has a long tradition of excellence and community service. In May 2004, Midwest Eye Care received a coveted Integrity Award for Service Excellence from the Heartland Better Business Bureau for our commitment to business ethics and community service. We again received this award in 2008 and 2012. We take pride in providing you a positive customer service experience and quality doctors. Whether you are with us for a short time or for decades, our focus is on you."

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & External Diseases
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
70

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Esophoria
  • Exophoria
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Sympathetic Uveitis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Coreoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Iridectomy
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

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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

  • St. Olaf College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • University Of Nebraska / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • University Tex Sw Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Tex Sw Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University Tex Sw Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Halsted has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Halsted's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Halsted to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Halsted'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 (1)
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Outstanding in both communication and clinical skills.
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Dr. Halsted accepts 19 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • American Enterprise Group
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
    Group Plan PPO
    Open Access HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medico
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • NGS CoreSource
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Thrivent Financial
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Alliance Select

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Hospitals where Dr. Halsted has admitting privileges

Chi Health Bergan Mercy
7500 Mercy Rd
Omaha, NE 68124
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Chi Health Immanuel
6901 N 72nd St
Omaha, NE 68122
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Chi Health Lakeside
16901 Lakeside Hills Ct
Omaha, NE 68130
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Chi Health Mercy Council Bluffs
800 Mercy Dr
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
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Chi Health Midlands
11111 S 84th St
Papillion, NE 68046
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Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital
933 E Pierce St
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
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Montgomery County Memorial Hospital
2301 Eastern Ave
Red Oak, IA 51566
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Shenandoah Medical Center
300 Pershing Ave
Shenandoah, IA 51601
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The Nebraska Medical Center
4350 Dewey Ave
Omaha, NE 68105
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The Nebraska Methodist Hospital
8303 Dodge St
Omaha, NE 68114
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