Dr. Michael D Ober MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Michael Ober is an ophthalmologist in Southfield, Michigan and is affiliated with Straith Hospital for Special Surgery. He received his medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 15 years. Dr. Ober accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 16 doctors at Straith Hospital for Special Surgery who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: Retinal

Clinical Interests: Diabetic Retinopathy, Macular Degeneration, Retinal Detachment, Disorders of the Retina and Vitreous

Education & Medical Training

Cornell University Medical College
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1999–2003

Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons
Fellowship, Vitreoretinal Surgery, 2003–2005

William Beaumont Hospital
Internship, Transitional Year, 1999–2000

Wayne State University School of Medicine
Class of 1999

Cornell University
Other Training, Chemistry, 1995–1999

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified 9 years in Ophthalmology

MI State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FAAO), American Academy of Ophthalmology

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Photodynamic therapy for focal retinal pigment epithelial leaks secondary to central serous chorioretinopathy.
Ober MD, Yannuzzi LA, Do DV, Spaide RF, Bressler NM, Jampol LM, Angelilli A, Eandi CM, Lyon AT 2005 12

The duration of effect of centrifuge concentrated intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide.
Ober, M. D.,Valijan, S. 2013 4

Stellate Nonhereditary Idiopathic Foveomacular Retinoschisis.
Ober, M. D.,Freund, K. B.,Shah, M.,Ahmed, S.,Mahmoud, T. H.,Aaberg, T. M.,Zacks, D. N.,Gao, H.,Mukkamala, K.,Desai, U.,Packo, K. H.,Yannuzzi, L. A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PriorityHealth HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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