Dr. Michelle Carle, MD

Dr. Michelle Carle, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Dr. Michelle Carle, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Fresno, CA and has been practicing for 4 years. She graduated from University Of Alberta Faculty Of Medicine and Dentistry in 2006 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read her story

7075 N Sharon Ave

Fresno, CA 93720

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Retina Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers
Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 93% of peers
Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
very high
more than 86% of peers

Dr. Carle'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.

Dr. Carle's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Carle "Dr. Michelle Carle is a board-certified ophthalmologist specializing in the treatment and surgery of vitreo-retinal diseases. A native Canadian, Dr. Carle received her undergraduate degree and Doctor of Medicine with special training in research from the University of Alberta, Canada. She completed her ophthalmology residency at the University of Alberta. She then completed fellowship training at the Retina-Vitreous Associates Medical Group in Los Angeles."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

45  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Cataract
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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7  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • University Of Alberta, Canada
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
  • University Of Dundee-Master Of Medical Education
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2014
  • University Of Alberta Faculty Of Medicine and Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • University Of Alberta Faculty Of Medicine and Dentistry
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014
  • Retina-Vitreous Associates Medical Group
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Carle has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Carle's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carle to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Carle's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr Carle was kind a compassionate. She took the time to explain to me what I had and how it needed to be treated. The wait was long but I heard so many good things in the waiting room. I am glad to have such a nice doctor who was able to help my vision problems
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