Dr. Steven Shanbom, MD

Dr. Steven Shanbom, MD

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Dr. Steven Shanbom, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Berkley, MI and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Wayne State University School of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in ophthalmology and cataract surgery.

28747 Woodward Ave

Berkley, MI 48072

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Dry Eyes
very high
more than 94% of peers
Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
very high
more than 92% of peers
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Shanbom'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shanbom "Dr. Steven Shanbom and his staff have dedicated their careers to providing unsurpassed eye health care in an environment of respect and understanding. We strive to assist each patient in their goal toward achieving their optimal vision by offering a warm and relaxed office environment, individual patient education, and state-of-the-art procedures."

2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

75  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Color Blindness
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Floaters
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Night Blindness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vision Impairment
  • Vision Loss
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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14  Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Soft Contact Lenses

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

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

  • Michigan State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Wayne State University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Sinai Grace Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Sinai Grace Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Hour Magazine Top Doc, 2008, 2009
Media & Publications

Dr. Shanbom has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shanbom's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shanbom to family and friends
15 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Shanbom's 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 (4)

Dr. Shanbom performed cataract removal and multi-focal lens implants in both eyes in May 2016. My vision improved immediately-I don't need prescription glasses anymore-and the only problem I've had is dry eye, which does occur in some patients. The staff and Dr. Shanbom have given me sample eye...more
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Dr. Shanbom is an outstanding surgeon and an even better person. He cares about his patients and explains everything very carefully and patiently. He performed laser cataract multi focal lens surgery on both of my eyes last year. I no longer need glasses and I can see perfectly. I can...more
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I give Dr. Shanbom and his entire office staff a 5 out of 5 rating. My eye Optometrist recommended Dr. Shambom to me with his highest recommendation. I found Dr. Shanbom to be calm, confident, and a very nice man. He immediately put me at ease. He did cataract surgery on both my eyes using...more
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I WOULD NOT RECOMMEND THIS DOCTOR OFFICE. THE BILLER IS RUDE AND HANGS UP ON PATIENTS THAT HAVE ACUTE EYE ISSUES GOING ON. IF OOKING FOR CARING DOCTOR OFFICE DO NOT PICK THIS ONE. MANDY IS NONCARING AS WELL. DO NOT CARE ABOUT PATIENCE NEEDS
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