Dr. Michael Mercandetti, MD

Dr. Michael Mercandetti, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 58
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Dr. Michael Mercandetti, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Venice, FL and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in ophthalmology, ophthalmic plastic & reconstructive surgery, and more.

1499 E Venice Ave

Venice, FL 34292

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Eyelid Surgery
very high
more than 98% of peers
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
very high
more than 95% of peers
Blepharoplasty
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Mercandetti'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.

3  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

44  Conditions Treated

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36  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Canthotomy
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery
  • Dacryocystectomy
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Dermal Filler
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facelift
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Liposuction
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Oculoplastic Surgery
  • Oculoplastics
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • Wound Repair
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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

  • Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Med/Dental Ed Consortium SUNY Buffalo
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Med/Dental Ed Consortium SUNY Buffalo
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Ill College Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mercandetti has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mercandetti's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mercandetti to family and friends
19 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Mercandetti'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 (8)

My father has had extensive orbital frozen section surgery removing basel cell skin cancer. Dr. Mercandetti has also performed frozen section surgery on his ear from squamous cell cancer. I admire his diligence and great work with reconstruction. His staff treats us like family, very...more
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What a wonderful experience. Dr. Mercandetti has an amazing bedside manner and his staff is second to none. I have never felt that I was in better hands anywhere else. This is a wonderful practice so don't think twice...You won't regret it.
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As a legal guardian for my niece who is of special needs and who requires special attention due to her disability, I want to share that Dr. Mercandetti and his supporting staff put forth excellent effort to make her feel comfortable throughout her very successful surgical procedure. I highly...more
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Wonderful doctor with outstanding credentials, very attentive to detail and the comfort of the patient. I would go back without hesitation for another procedure.
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After a poor experience with office staff and procedural errors I want to rescind my previous review. Dr Mercandetti is an outstanding doctor. No question. The reception and telephone staff were/are the issues. He is professional, empathetic and willing to discuss any and all options. I...more
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