Dr. Michael Tibbetts, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
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Age 35
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Dr. Michael Tibbetts, MD
Dr. Michael Tibbetts, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Cape Coral, FL. He is 35 years old and has been practicing for 6 years. Dr. Tibbetts is affiliated with Gulf Coast Medical Center, HealthPark Medical Center and Lee Memorial Hospital.

4120 Del Prado Blvd S

Cape Coral, FL 33904

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Dr. Michael Tibbetts, MD

Dr. Michael Tibbetts, MD

Accepted insurance

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

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Care Philosophy

I seek to deliver the best possible care to my patients.
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Dr. Tibbetts' Experience

Dr. Tibbetts' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • 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
  • 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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  • 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.


  • 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
based on 19 total reviews (9 with comments)
Dr. Tibbetts' 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 (9)
in . Ft Myers, FL |
Dr. Tibbets is very kind & professional. His retina knowledge is top of the line.. I would highly recommended him.
in Cape Coral, FL |
Dr. Tibbetts did an excellent job in communicating the details of what he found during my exam and during the laser procedure to repair it that same day. I was very favorably impressed.
in Cape Coral |
Dr. Tibbits and all his staff have always been professional and courteous to me. I would definitely recommend him.
North Fort Myers, FL |
Very professional, answered my questions, gave me adequate advice , was courteous and pleasant.
in Cape Coral, FL |
Dr. Tibbetts did a thorough check of my problem in a professional and personal manner. He also explained the results to me and my wife thoroughly in a detailed and understandable manner.
in St James City FL |
Dr Tibbits is a warm welcoming physician......he takes the time to explain and answers questions and never hurries thru the appointment. I am pleased with the level of care he delivers in my case and that of his staff.......we are fortunate to have a bright young Doctor who enjoys his work and brings a tremendous level of knowledge and expertise..........in caring for a precious give, our eyesight..... I have complete confidence in his care.. Additionally, he is always on time ......
Ft Myers, FL |
He is very knowledgeable, friendly and efficient.
in Ft Myers, FL |
Very friendly, caring, and professional. Calm, knowledgeable, and skilled. Did a great job taking of me repairing retina tears... The staff was also very kind and caring... I highly, highly recommend Dr. Tibbetts and the practice. Thanks again!
in St. James City, FL |
Dr. Tibbetts is a good physician but Tyson Eye has dubious billing practices and tends to oversell services. Will not return
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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
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  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
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Hospitals where Dr. Tibbetts has admitting privileges

Gulf Coast Medical Center
13681 Doctors Way
Fort Myers, FL 33912
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HealthPark Medical Center
9981 S Healthpark Dr
Fort Myers, FL 33908
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Lee Memorial Hospital
2776 Cleveland Ave
Fort Myers, FL 33901
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