Dr. Michael Salter, MD

Dr. Michael Salter, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 33
(3)
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Dr. Michael Salter, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Huntsville, AL. He is 33 years old and has been practicing for 6 years. Read his story

3501 Memorial Pkwy SW Ste 200

Huntsville, AL 35801

Contact Information

(256) 533-0315

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Eye Infections
very high
more than 95% of peers
Glaucoma
high
more than 77% of peers

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Dr. Salter's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Salter "Dr. Michael Salter joined Maynor & Mitchell Eye Center in 2016. A native of Birmingham, Alabama, Dr. Salter received his undergraduate degree from The University of Alabama and attended medical school at The University of Alabama - Birmingham. He then completed a residency in ophthalmology and a fellowship in glaucoma at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. Dr. Salter is an accomplished surgeon and is skilled in state of the art microinvasive surgical and laser techniques to effectively treat glaucoma. These stitch-less procedures include: i-Stent, Ab-interno Canaloplasty (ABiC), Gonioscopy Assisted Transilluminal Trabeculoplasty (GATT procedure), and MicroPulse Transscleral Cyclophotocoagulation. Dr. Salter resides in Huntsville along with his wife Leah and their two children."

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Salter does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Coreoplasty
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Goniotomy
  • Iridotomy
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
  • Repair of Eye Laceration

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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 Al Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2011
  • Uams Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Uams Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2015
  • Uams Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2016

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Salter has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Salter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Salter's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Salter to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Salter'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
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
Very friendly, Provides excellent eye care
Huntsville, Alabama |
Eye surgery was perfect!
in Gurley, AL |
Excellent Doctor
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Dr. Salter accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Ambetter
    Superior Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Salter has admitting privileges

Crestwood Medical Center
1 Hospital Dr SW
Huntsville, AL 35801
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Huntsville Hospital
101 Sivley Rd SW
Huntsville, AL 35801
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