Dr. Miguel Busquets, MD

Dr. Miguel Busquets, MD

Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery  ·  
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Dr. Miguel Busquets, MD is a vitreoretinal disease specialist in West Mifflin, PA and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Duke University School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in vitreoretinal disease & surgery, ophthalmology, and more.Read his story

9970 Mountain View Dr

West Mifflin, PA 15122

Contact Information

(412) 653-3080

Insurance Accepted

  • Advantra
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
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Top Care Areas

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Retinal Vein Occlusion
very high
more than 97% of peers
Retinal Neovascularization
very high
more than 97% of peers
Retina Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Dr. Busquets' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Busquets "Miguel A. Busquets, MD, FACS, is a board-certified, fellowship-trained vitreo-retinal surgeon. Dr. Busquets received his undergraduate degree from Harvard University, where he graduated magna cum laude, and his medical degree from Duke University School of Medicine in Durham, North Carolina. He completed his residency in ophthalmology at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri. He also completed a vitreo-retinal fellowship at the school's Barnes Retina Institute. During his training he received the Rosenbaum Research Award for best ophthalmological research by a resident, as well as the Retina Research Foundation Joseph M. and Eula C. Lawrence Grant, which was awarded by the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO). Dr. Busquets is Director of the Division of Research and Clinical Trials at AIO. He is actively involved in groundbreaking research relating to retinal diseases, such as age-related macular degeneration and the management of diabetic macular edema. He is a principal investigator for several national multicenter clinical trials. Dr. Busquets also serves as Director of the Vitreo-Retinal Fellowship Program. This is a two-year fellowship that offers comprehensive subspecialty training in the surgical and medical management of vitreo-retinal diseases. Dr. Busquets is a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and American College of Surgeons, and is a member of the American Society of Retina Specialists and the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, among other professional organizations. He is the author of numerous publications in this field and lectures on these topics at national and international conferences."
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6  Specialties

  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Research
  • Ophthalmic Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Technology
  • Ophthalmic Vitreous Surgery
  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

89  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Acute Retinal Necrosis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Angioid Streaks of Choroid
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Uveitis
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birdshot Chorioretinitis
  • Blindness
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Dystrophy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Choroid Diseases and Disorders
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Choroiditis
  • Diabetes-Like Retinal Edema
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diseases Leading to Retinal Scarring
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Exudative Retinal Detachment
  • Exudative Retinopathy, Familial
  • Exudative Retinopathy, Familial, Autosomal Dominant
  • Exudative Retinopathy, Familial, Autosomal Recessive
  • Exudative Retinopathy, Familial, X - Linked, Recessive
  • Exudative Vitreoretinopathy
  • Floaters
  • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
  • Hypertensive Retinopathy
  • Intraocular Hemorrhage
  • Iritis
  • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Amyloidosis
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Degeneration, Polymorphic
  • Macular Dystrophy, Atypical Vitelliform
  • Macular Dystrophy, Concentric Annular
  • Macular Dystrophy, Retinal, 2
  • Macular Dystrophy, Retinal, 3
  • Macular Dystrophy, Vitelliform, Adult-Onset
  • Macular Dystrophy, Vitelliform, Early-Onset
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Multifocal Choroiditis
  • Panuveitis
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Pars Planitis
  • Peripheral Uveitis
  • Pigmentary Retinopathy
  • Posterior Vitreous Detachment
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Artery Occlusion
  • Retinal Degeneration
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Detachment With Break
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Edema
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Pigment Epithelium (RPE) Detachment
  • Retinal Scarring
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Serpiginous Choroiditis
  • Snowflake Vitreoretinal Degeneration
  • Sympathetic Uveitis
  • Traction Detachment of Retina
  • Tuberculous Uveitis
  • Uveitis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreoretinal Degeneration
  • Vitreous Detachment
  • Vitreous Diseases
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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38  Procedures

  • Avastin® Injection
  • Color Vision Testing
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Dry Macular Degeneration Management
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eylea® Injection
  • Fluorscein Angiography
  • Focal Laser Photocoagulation
  • Intravitreal Injection
  • Laser Surgery
  • Lucentis® Injection
  • Macugen® Injection
  • Macular Degeneration Treatment
  • Macular Hole Surgery
  • Macular Pucker Surgery
  • Ocular Inflammation (Uveitis) Treatment
  • Ophthalmic Microsurgery
  • Ophthalmic Surgical Procedures
  • Optical Coherence Tomography
  • Panretinal Photocoagulation
  • Pneumatic Retinopexy
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
  • Retinal Freezing (Cryopexy)
  • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • Retinal Surgery
  • Retinal Testing
  • Retinal Thermal Laser Therapy
  • Scleral Buckling
  • Steroid Injection
  • Vitrectomy
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • Wet Macular Degeneration Injections
  • Wet Macular Degeneration Laser Treatment
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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Harvard Medical School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • Duke University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Roanoke Mem Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Wash U/ Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Wash U/ Barnes Retina Institute Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Busquets has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Busquets' Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Busquets to family and friends
112 total reviews (43 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (112)

  • 5
    (101)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Busquets' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (43)

Everyone was helpful & courteous. Had my appointment and was done in record time.
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wait time wa longer than expected but was forewarned by the literature.
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I was happy I did not have to wait as long to see the doctor. Thank you.
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The staff is professional and friendly, and can answer questions I may have. I have every confidence in Dr. Busquets, He explains procedures well
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I have always entrusted my vision to Dr. Busquets. He is the most qualified Dr. I know.
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