Dr. Michelle Akler, MD

Dr. Michelle Akler, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 48
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Dr. Michelle Akler, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Dearborn, MI and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from University Of Toronto Faculty Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in ophthalmology.

2841 Monroe St Ste 1

Dearborn, MI 48124

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Akler's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akler treats Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis) more than 92% of her peers

Dr. Akler treats this condition more than 92% of her peers

Eyelid Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akler treats Eyelid Disorders more than 78% of her peers

Dr. Akler treats this condition more than 78% of her peers

Diplopia
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akler treats Diplopia more than 75% of her peers

Dr. Akler treats this condition more than 75% of her peers

Dr. Akler's conditions and procedures:

Astigmatism
Autoimmune Diseases
Benign Tumor
Blepharitis
Blepharoplasty
Cancer
Cataract
Cataract Removal Surgery
Cataract, Posterior Polar, 1
Cataract, Posterior Polar, 2
Cataract, Posterior Polar, 3
Cataract, Posterior Polar, 4
Cataract, Posterior Polar, 5
Cataract, Total Congenital
Cataract, Zonular
Congenital Glaucoma
Corneal Diseases
Diabetes
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes-Like Blepharitis
Diabetes-Like Retinal Edema
Diabetic Eye Disease
Diplopia
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Dry Eyes
Ectropion of Eyelid
Entropion
Epi-LASIK Eye Surgery
Eye Infections
Eye Surgery
Eyelid Disorders
Eyelid Spasm
Farsightedness
Glaucoma
Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, B
Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, C
Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, D
Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, E
Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, F
Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, G
Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, I
Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, J
Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, K
Glaucoma 3, Primary Congenital, A
Glaucoma Acquired Secondary to Intraocular Neoplasm
Glaucoma Surgery
Glaucoma, Normal Tension, Susceptibility to
Graves' Disease
Laser Surgery
LASIK
Lattice Dystrophy
Myasthenia Gravis
Nearsightedness
Optic Neuritis
Peripheral Iridotomy
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Presbyopia
Primary Open Angle Glaucoma
Pseudophakia
Pterygium
Pterygium Surgery
Ptosis (Eyelids) Surgery
Retina Diseases
Thyroid Disease
Vascular Disease
YAG Laser Capsulotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

At the Akler Eye Center our goal is to provide modern high-quality ophthalmic medical and surgical care that will exceed our patients expectations. Our philosophy is that the best care can only be attained by providing individual attention to our patients needs.

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1999
    University of Colorado Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1999
  • 1996
    Mcmaster University Ontario
    Internship Hospital
    1996
  • 1994
    University Of Toronto Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1994

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Dr. Akler was named one of LaserVisions top 5 surgeons in the United States for achieving excellence in refractive surgery.,

Dr. Akler's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Akler

4.9

Based on 73 reviews

5 Stars
97.26027397260275%
(71)
4 Stars
1.36986301369863%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
1.36986301369863%
(1)

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Recently, I had Lasik surgery by Dr. Akler and her team. The whole experience could not have been better. Her professionalism and bedside manners were the main reasons I decided to have the surgery. I would not hesitate to recommend Dr. Akler and her team for any type of eyecare issues. Honestly,...Read More
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My mother went to Dr. Akler for Lasik last month and had a positive experience with her Lasik. So happy I went here for Lasik.
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Dr. Akler and her staff were all friendly, knowledgeable, and professional. The consultation, scheduling, and actual procedure went smoothly. I am very pleased with the results and highly recommend to anyone interested in getting Lasik surgery to improve their vision.
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Dr. Akler and her staff are amazing! They are very professional and caring. Everything was explained in detail and they were able to answer all of my questions. I am usually very sensitive about my eyes but the LASIK procedure was very quick and painless. Before I had trouble viewing from a...Read More
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My sister and I did lots of research before choosing Dr. Akler for Lasik, and it was WELL worth it. From the friendly staff who are always available, to giving you appointments that are convenient for you, to the pricing and options for Lasik- I would absolutely recommend! Dr. Akler is so sweet,...Read More
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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Principal Financial Group
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO