Dr. Michael Tibbetts, MD

Dr. Michael Tibbetts, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 36
(33)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Michael Tibbetts, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Cape Coral, FL. He is 36 years old and has been practicing for 4 years.

4120 Del Prado Blvd S

Cape Coral, FL 33904

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Eye Infections
very high
more than 90% of peers
Chorioretinal Scars
high
more than 86% of peers
Retina Diseases
high
more than 86% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Tibbetts "I seek to deliver the best possible care to my patients."
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pars Planitis
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Artery Occlusion
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Solar Retinopathy
  • Uveitis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Intravitreal Injection
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear

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

  • Princeton University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2004
  • Harvard Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 2011
  • Brigham & Women Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Wills Eye Institute
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
  • Tufts New England Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tibbetts has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tibbetts' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tibbetts to family and friends
4.7
based on 33 total reviews (16 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (33)

  • 5
    (30)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Tibbetts' 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 (16)

I've been a patient of Dr. Tibbetts for just under a year, and I couldn't feel more confident that I'm in the best hands possible. He and his staff are consistently professional and connect with the patient on a personal level, guess that'd be old fashioned 'good beside' manner!!
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As usual, Dr. Tibbetts and his staff were friendly, courteous, and professional toward me and knowledgeable regarding my condition.
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Cape Coral, Florida |
Dr. Tibbetts is a very professional and caring doctor. I have been waiting weeks for follow up from another doctor in the area with nothing being resolved. Dr. Tibbetts was very attentive to my needs and concerns and a follow up plan was initiated by him immediately. I can’t say enough praise for...more
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Cape Coral |
I like the fact I am treated as a person and not as a number. Everyone takes time to explain what is going on andif I ask a question about my diagnosis it is always clearly explained. Very happy I am now seeing Dr Tibbbets
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Great experience!!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Tibbetts accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    Blue Select
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Select HMO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
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    Options PPO

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