Dr. Michael Tigani, MD

Dr. Michael Tigani, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 61
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Dr. Michael Tigani, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in McLean, VA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Vanderbilt Univ Sch Of Med in 1983 and specializes in ophthalmology.

6845 Wlm St

McLean, VA 22101

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Floaters
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dry Eyes
very high
more than 95% of peers
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Tigani'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

46  Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinguecula
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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5  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Vanderbilt Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Washington Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Georgetown U Ctr Sight
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tigani has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tigani's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tigani to family and friends
18 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Tigani'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

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I have seen Dr. Tigani every year for over 30 years for everything from routine diabetic eye exams to cataract surgery. He is professional above all, but also kind, funny, informative and caring. I have recommended him to many over the years and they have never been disappointed.
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I took an elderly wheelchair-bound friend to see Dr. Tigani recently. I was told twice by the doctor's staff that I did not need to bring an aide to transfer my friend from her wheelchair to the special chair used to conduct the eye exams. This proved to be totally wrong and he was not able to...more
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Excellent, empathetic and knowledge care of our elderly parents for many years. Highly recommend!
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