Dr. Michael Levitt, MD

Dr. Michael Levitt, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 45
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Dr. Michael Levitt, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from University of South Florida / College of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in ophthalmology, anterior segment ophthalmology, and more.

4900 N Habana Ave

Tampa, FL 33614

Contact Information

(813) 233-2020

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • Assurant Health
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 12 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Blepharitis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Levitt'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Levitt "Dr. Levitt is a board certified Ophthalmologist who prides himself in providing the most advanced eye care with a very personal touch. Dr. Levitt utilizes the most advanced techniques in cataract surgery and is a fellowship trained Glaucoma Specialist. He also does routine eye exams and fits patients for glasses. Your every eye care need will be addresed in a state of the art Tampa office has the most up to date equipment housed in a comfortable and warm setting."

5  Specialties

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

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

48  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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25  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Iridotomy
  • Laser Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Washington University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • University of South Florida / College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • University of South Florida / College of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Boston Med Ctr Boston University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Washington Univ Sch of Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Levitt has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Levitt's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Levitt to family and friends
88 total reviews (23 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (88)

  • 5
    (80)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Levitt'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 (23)

An Excellent outcome in both eyes for cataract surgery. The procedure was an easy, painless and very comfortable experience. Dr Levitt is a very effective, professional with talent and experience that was better than I expected. The outpatient clinic was very efficient and comforting and was...more
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In January I had my cataracts removed by doctor Levitt and had wonderful results. My experience with the whole process was very good. I like Doctor Levitt and his competent staff. Everybody is friendly and very professional! Pick this doctor and you are in very good hands!
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Dr Levitt as well as his staff changed my life. I went from legally blind to 20/20 vision in just 2 weeks with his unbelievable skill. Thank you for everything you have done.
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Dr. Levitt is an excellent eye surgeon and physician. He is very knowledgeable and explains all procedures and instructions for taking medications and using eye drops. He teats the "Whole Patient" not just the eyes. I found him very kind and considerate. His staff follow his good example. I'm...more
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A glaucoma specialist? Are you sure? I wasted around a year seeing him while he diagnosed me and knew I was losing vision. I was diagnosed by him but yet he didn't treat me. Please be careful with your vision. Keep fighting to find a good doctor. I found one and am getting help. DUE TO THIS...more
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