Dr. Michael Hater, MD

Dr. Michael Hater, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 50
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Michael Hater, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Blue Ash, OH and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med in 1993 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1945 Cei Dr

Blue Ash, OH 45242

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas


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more than 77% of peers
Cataract Removal Surgery
more than 76% of peers
Senile Cataracts
more than 76% of peers

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  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage


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  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Iridectomy
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

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.


  • Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Ball Mem Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • In University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hater has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hater's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hater to family and friends
based on 45 total reviews (25 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (45)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Hater's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (25)

in Morrow, Ohio
Had cataract surgery on both eyes Jan.8,2018, and Jan.22,2018. Dr. Hater answered any questions and concerns. Surgery went great. I would recommend Dr. Hater for anyone needing cataract surgery.
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in Mason, OH
I have been very pleased with care I have been receiving from Dr. Hater since I began coming to CEI several years ago. His interaction with patients seems to be first rate.
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in Cincinnati, OH
I feel that my care from Dr. Hater has been vigilant & most knowledge. He explains the condition in a manner that I understand.
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in Fayetteville, OH
I've been a patient of Dr. Hater & CEI for many years. He did my cataract surgery last year & everything went well. The staff at the Blue Ash & Maineville locations have always been thoroughly professional and competent in their work.
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in Maineville,OH
Dr. Hater and everyone at CEI were wonderful. My surgery went well. I did have some swelling going on in my left eye and they were very helpful in taking care of the problem. It was because of a suture in my eye and Dr. Hater was able to remove it. I have already been telling my family and...more
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