Dr. Michael Mairs, MD

Dr. Michael Mairs, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
Dr. Michael Mairs, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Gloversville, NY and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Temple Univ Sch Of Med in 1988 and specializes in ophthalmology.

185 2nd Ave

Gloversville, NY 12078

Contact Information

(518) 773-2700

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

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more than 87% of peers
more than 77% of peers
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
more than 73% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

45  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease


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7  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • Temple Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Chestnut Hill Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Albany Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mairs has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mairs' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mairs to family and friends
4 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Mairs' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

He listens to concerns and answers questions. It is difficult to get him to write a script for new glasses. His staff seems dedicated to protecting him from patients and, since I do not know the qualifications (or, even, the name) of the person returning my call, I am not comfortable with the...more
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I had cataract surgery in both eyes. I had a great time in the hospital with Dr. Mairs and his staff. Really awesome time. I had done quit a bit of research on the surgery and I was very comfortable with the procedure. His office staff is funny and very upbeat.
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