Dr. Michael Vilardo, MD

Dr. Michael Vilardo, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 52
(23)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Michael Vilardo, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in East Amherst, NY. He is 52 years old and has been practicing for 26 years.

4800 N French Rd

East Amherst, NY 14051

Contact Information

(716) 688-0996

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Independent Health
  • MVP Health Care

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Glaucoma Surgery
very high
more than 98% of peers
Glaucoma
high
more than 83% of peers
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
normal
more than 52% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
58

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergies
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Traumatic Glaucoma
  • Traumatic Injuries
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vision Impairment
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Trabeculectomy
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Canisius College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • SUNY
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • SUNY Buffalo School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Wi Hospital and Cli
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Teacher of the year - Ophthalmology, SUNY Buffalo, 2010
Media & Publications

Dr. Vilardo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Vilardo does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Vilardo and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Vilardo's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vilardo to family and friends
3.9
based on 23 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Vilardo's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Lancaster, NY |
The best doctor I have ever been to! He listened and figured out the problem I've been having
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Vilardo accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Independent Health
    Encompass
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Vilardo has admitting privileges

Kaleida Health Buffalo General Hospital
100 High St
Buffalo, NY 14203
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