Dr. Michelle Loichinger, MD

Dr. Michelle Loichinger, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 36
Dr. Michelle Loichinger, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Minneapolis, MN and has been practicing for 10 years. She graduated from University Of Nebraska / College Of Medicine in 2008 and specializes in ophthalmology, anterior segment ophthalmology, and more.

710 E 24th St Ste 402

Minneapolis, MN 55404

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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Medica
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare

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Top Care Areas

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Retinal Hemorrhage
more than 68% of peers
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
more than 43% of peers
Diabetic Retinopathy
more than 36% of peers

Dr. Loichinger'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.

5  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & External Diseases
  • Ophthalmic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

36  Conditions Treated

  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chronic Angle-Closure Glaucoma
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Open-Angle Glaucoma
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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6  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Nebraska / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • Medical College Of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Loichinger has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Loichinger's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Loichinger to family and friends
8 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Loichinger's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Loichinger did my mother's cataract surgeries for both eyes. She has wonderful vision now! Dr. L took the time to answer all my mom's questions and was very patient and super nice. The office was pretty easy to get to and parking was also easy for something in Minneapolis - a convenient and...more
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Disappointed with my appointment. The support staff went above and beyond. Sadly, Dr. Loichinger left me disappointed with her bedside manner. I won't be returning and hope to find a more experiened and professional doc at the U of M.
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Dr. Loichinger is amazing! She is extremely knowledgeable and friendly. I have always received great care from her and her staff. The whole process from making my appointment, to checking in to the actual exam and follow up was smooth and easy. She made me feel comfortable and well cared for!
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Very pleased with my visit from start to finish. All of my issues were addressed and she had a clear plan for the next appointment. Recommend Dr. L to anyone.
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