Dr. Michael Hochman, MD

Dr. Michael Hochman, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
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Dr. Michael Hochman, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Laredo, TX and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from UNIV OF IL COLL OF MED in 1993 and specializes in ophthalmology.

5313 McPherson Rd

Laredo, TX 78041

Contact Information

(956) 795-8310

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 97% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Hochman'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

19  Conditions Treated

  • Cataract
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Trichiasis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

5  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • UNIV OF IL COLL OF MED
    Medical School | Graduated 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hochman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hochman's Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hochman to family and friends
19 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Hochman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

I would highly recommend this doctor to my friends and family. I had a visit to check my retina and he performed exams and was very good at explaining my results, answering my questions, and giving me recommendations.
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Dr. Hochman has improved my vision after only 4 visits, I had dry eye but now I am very happy with my vision.
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Dr Hochman treated my glaucoma and I have improved vision.
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Dr. Hochman is Dr. Awesome. He operated on my eyes and got them seeing great, and feeling great. Highly recommend him. He's friendly, personable, and professional, spent a lot of time with me, and saved my eyesight. Thanks, Dr H!
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Dr always explains all procedures with me.
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