Dr. Timothy Barron, MD

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Shoreline Vision 1266 E Sherman Blvd Muskegon, MI 49444 Get Directions
Dr. Timothy Barron, MD
Dr. Tim Barron is a partner in a comprehensive medical practice that provides eye care services from eyeglasses and comprehensive eye exams to retina care and cataract surgery. He has been practicing in the lakeshore communities of Grand Haven and Muskegon since 2001/ Dr. Barron completed his undergraduate work at Michigan State University and received his doctoral degree from Wayne State University. Dr. Barron served his general surgery internship and ophthalmology residency at the Naval Medical Center in San Diego, California. He was staff ophthalmologist at the Naval Hospital in Okinawa, Japan for two years and provided care to active duty military personnel serving in the Pacific Rim. Certified by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Dr. Barron is a member of many state and local medical and ophthalmology societies, most notably the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. He is on staff at Shoreline Vision ASC, Spectrum Health Gerber Memorial, Mercy Health Partners, and North Ottawa Community Hospital. Dr. Barron and his family make their home in West Olive where they enjoy cross country skiing, the beaches, and various outdoor activities.

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Dr. Barron's Care Philosophy

Shoreline Vision's mission is to preserve and restore eyesight, both in our community and the West Michigan Lakeshore Region. Shoreline is committed to providing compassion, humility, and integrity in all patient and business relationships. They are dedicated to providing the highest quality of care to every patient, using the best technology, research, and continuing education for our doctors and staff.

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Muskegon1266 E Sherman Blvd
Muskegon, MI 49444
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Dr. Barron's Performance
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  • Answers Questions
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  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
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    GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
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Had an appointment the appointment was canceled by Dr. Barrens office I was given another appointment four weeks later again that was canceled and didn't want to give me another appointment for another four weeks I won't go back
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Dr. Tim Barron is a partner in a comprehensive medical practice that provides eye care services from eyeglasses and comprehensive  eye exams to retina care and cataract surgery.  He has been practicing in the lakeshore communities of Grand Haven and Muskegon since 2001/

Dr. Barron completed his undergraduate work at Michigan State University and received his doctoral degree from Wayne State University.  Dr. Barron served his general surgery internship and ophthalmology residency at the Naval Medical Center in San Diego, California.  He was staff ophthalmologist at the Naval Hospital in Okinawa, Japan for two years and provided care to active duty military personnel serving in the Pacific Rim.

Certified by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Dr. Barron is a member of many state and local medical and ophthalmology societies, most notably the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons.  He is on staff at Shoreline Vision ASC, Spectrum Health Gerber Memorial, Mercy Health Partners, and North Ottawa Community Hospital. 

Dr. Barron and his family make their home in West Olive where they enjoy cross country skiing, the beaches, and various outdoor activities. 

Dr. Barron's Care Philosophy

Shoreline Vision's mission is to preserve and restore eyesight, both in our community and the West Michigan Lakeshore Region.  Shoreline is committed to providing compassion, humility, and integrity in all patient and business relationships.  They are dedicated to providing the highest quality of care to every patient, using the best technology, research, and continuing education for our doctors and staff.

Dr. Barron says...

Dr. Barron is a Board Certified Ophthalmologist with special interests in the treatment and care of glaucoma, cataract care, treatment and care of macular degeneration, laser vision correction, and comprehensive eye care.

Dr. Barron says...

Dr. Barron is a Board Certified Ophthalmologist with special interests in cataract surgery and Laser Vision Correction (LASIK), and BOTOX

Dr. Barron's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

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  •  Specializes in Ophthalmology
  •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
  •  Malpractice claims in Michigan not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Exophoria
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Heterophoria
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Still's Disease
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Education

  • Medical School
    Wayne State University
    Wayne State University School of Medicine

    Graduated in 1991

  • Internship Hospital
    Naval Medical Center San Diego
  • Residency Hospital
    Naval Med Center San Diego
    Naval Medical Center San Diego
  • Undergraduate School
    Michigan State University

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy