Dr. Michael Westafer, MD

Dr. Michael Westafer, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 31
Save
Dr. Michael Westafer, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Reno, NV and has been practicing for 1 years. He graduated from UNIV OF NC CHAPEL HILL SCH OF MED in 2012 and specializes in ophthalmology, anterior segment ophthalmology, and more.

9468 Double R Blvd Ste B

Reno, NV 89521

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Westafer

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

Glaucoma
normal
more than 26% of peers

Dr. Westafer'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.

4  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Westafer does not have any board certifications listed.

21  Conditions Treated

4  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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

  • University of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2008
  • UNIV OF NC CHAPEL HILL SCH OF MED
    Medical School | Graduated 2012
  • Medical College of Georgia
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2013
  • Medical College of Georgia
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2016
  • Cole Eye Inst, Cleveland Clin Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2017

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Westafer has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Westafer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

Dr. Westafer's Reviews

Help millions of people find the right doctor. Share your experience today!
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Westafer to family and friends

Patient Comments (4)

The waiting period was really long on the particular day we went, however the amount of time spent with my mom was really great. The doctor was thorough and took time to understand my mothers case as a new patient and was very patient in explaining her condition and next steps.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
He explains things and does not rush. Very confident and personable. Shares his knowledge in explaining issues and procedures. AND he is very engaging.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Dr Westafer was my eye surgeon for cataract surgery. I have a very difficult rx for my eyes and Dr Westafer was courteous and invested in my IOL choices. I received a follow up phone call between my two surgeries to verify that the anticipated correction was working for me. I will seek him out...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
I would recommend Dr Westafer he was very friendly, professional and most of all informative..I love the technology side of the exam and I have confidence in his staff as well, they were very nice and the overall experience was comfortable and informative.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
0
Are you Dr. Westafer?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!