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We found 5 providers matching cataract surgery and who accept Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze PPO near Canton, MI.

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Dr. Daniel Seth Zuckerbrod, MPH, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmology
7992 North Wayne Road
Westland, MI
 

Dr. Daniel Zuckerbrod's area of specialization is ophthalmology (eye disease). Patient ratings for Dr. Zuckerbrod average 5.0 stars out of 5. He has a special interest in eyelid surgery, glaucoma, and LASIK. Dr. Zuckerbrod's hospital/clinic affiliations include Detroit Medical Center (DMC), Oakwood Hospital - Wayne, and St. Joseph Mercy Oakland. Dr. Zuckerbrod is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Workers' Compensation, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at Maimonides Medical Center and Henry Ford Hospital, Dr. Zuckerbrod attended medical school at New York Medical College. Dr. Zuckerbrod (or staff) is conversant in Hebrew and Spanish.

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Clinical Interests: Eye Surgery, Refractive Lens Exchange, Laser Treatment, Surgical Procedures, Diabetic Retinopathy, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 173
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,500 - $2,500
  • Medicare Cost: $719 - $893
Dr. Shahzad Ihsan Mian, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmology
1051 N Canton Center Road
Canton, MI
 

Dr. Shahzad Mian's area of specialization is ophthalmology (eye disease). Dr. Mian honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, as well as other insurance carriers. After attending Emory University School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at Wills Eye Institute. He is affiliated with VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System (VAAAHS) and the University of Michigan (U-M) Health System.

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Relevant Interests: , cataract surgery

All Interests: Tumor, Dry Eye Syndrome, Cataract Surgery, Cornea Transplant, Stem Cell Transplant, Refractive ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 119
  • Uninsured Cost: $3,319 - $3,794
  • Medicare Cost: $696 - $861
Dr. Jerome Irwin Finkelstein, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmology
1051 N Canton Center Road
Canton, MI
 

Dr. Jerome Finkelstein specializes in ophthalmology (eye disease) and practices in Canton, MI and Ann Arbor, MI. These areas are among his clinical interests: glaucoma, cataract surgery with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation, and comprehensive ophthalmology. Dr. Finkelstein's professional affiliations include VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System (VAAAHS) and the University of Michigan (U-M) Health System. He is a graduate of Penn State College of Medicine. He trained at Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center for his residency. Patients rated Dr. Finkelstein highly, giving him an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice.

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Relevant Interests: , cataract surgery with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation

All Interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Cataracts, Glaucoma, Cataract Surgery with Intraocular Lens ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 72
  • Uninsured Cost: $3,319
  • Medicare Cost: $719
Dr. Ariane Dev Kaplan, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmology
1051 N Canton Center Road
Canton, MI
 

Dr. Ariane Kaplan works as an ophthalmologist in Ann Arbor, MI and Canton, MI. Her professional affiliations include VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System (VAAAHS) and the University of Michigan (U-M) Health System. She is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Kaplan graduated from the University of Louisville School of Medicine and then she performed her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Michigan.

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Relevant Interests: , cataract surgery

All Interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Cataract Surgery, Diabetic Retinopathy

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 24
  • Uninsured Cost: $3,319
  • Medicare Cost: $719
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Specializes in Ophthalmology
8538 N Canton Center Road
Canton, MI
 

Dr. Dennis Weber specializes in ophthalmology (eye disease). His areas of expertise consist of cataract surgery with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation and comprehensive ophthalmology. Dr. Weber is affiliated with St. Mary Mercy Livonia. Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Weber takes. He attended medical school at Wayne State University School of Medicine. He trained at DMC Hutzel Women's Hospital and DMC Harper University Hospital for residency.

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Relevant Interests: , cataract surgery with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation

All Interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Cataract Surgery with Intraocular Lens Implantation

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 141
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,198
  • Medicare Cost: $713

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What is Cataract Surgery?

A cataract is a cloudy, dull area that develops in the lens of the eye, usually in people over the age of 55. It is sometimes linked to a deficiency in certain nutrients, especially lutein, zinc, and vitamin E. Cataracts can cause significant vision loss and even blindness. Cataract surgery is a procedure to remove the damaged lens and replace it with an artificial lens, making it possible to see clearly again.

Cataract surgery is a relatively simple surgery, performed under local anesthetic, which usually takes less than an hour. The ophthalmologist makes a tiny incision in the corner of the eye and removes the old lens. Then the new lens, which is permanent and made of plastic, is inserted. There are different kinds of replacement lenses available, just as there are different kinds of lenses for eyeglasses. Monofocal lenses are good for distance but will require the use of reading glasses for near vision. Bifocal lenses have different focal points for near and far vision depending on the angle at which you look through the lens. There are even adjustable lenses that can shift between near and far vision with the movement of your eye muscles.

If both eyes require surgery, usually the ophthalmologist does one eye at a time to allow your vision on one side to heal before performing surgery on the other. After surgery, you can typically go home right away, although driving is not recommended. There is not usually much pain, but you might feel an itching sensation for the first day or two as the incision in your eye heals. It may take several weeks for your vision to fully adapt to the new lens.