Dr. Michael Halsted, MD

Dr. Michael Halsted, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 59
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Michael Halsted, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Omaha, NE and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University of Nebraska / College of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in ophthalmology, anterior segment ophthalmology, and more.

4353 Dodge St

Omaha, NE 68131

Contact Information

(402) 552-2020

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 10 More

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Top Care Areas

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

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

Dr. Halsted'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.

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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
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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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

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Nebraska.

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)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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    (2)
  • 4
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  • 3
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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)

in omaha, ne
Outstanding in both communication and clinical skills.
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