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Specializes in Ophthalmology
1266 E Sherman Boulevard
Muskegon, MI
 

Dr. Kenneth Otto, who practices in Muskegon, MI, is a medical specialist in ophthalmology (eye disease). In his practice, he is particularly interested in cataract surgery with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation and comprehensive ophthalmology. He is a graduate of Wayne State University School of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Otto completed a residency program at Kresge Eye Institute. He accepts Medicare insurance.

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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: 215
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,817
  • Medicare Cost: $572
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Specializes in Ophthalmology
1266 E Sherman Boulevard
Muskegon, MI
 

Dr. Robert Packer is an ophthalmology (eye disease) specialist in Muskegon, MI. His average patient rating is 3.5 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include cataract surgery with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation and comprehensive ophthalmology. Dr. Packer is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance. His education and training includes medical school at Wayne State University School of Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with Wayne State University.

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

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

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
1266 East Sherman Boulevard
Muskegon, MI
 

Dr. Leeann Salot Webster works as an ophthalmologist. Dr. Salot Webster studied medicine at Wayne State University School of Medicine. She is in-network for Medicare insurance.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 126
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,887
  • Medicare Cost: $601
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Specializes in Ophthalmology
1266 East Sherman Boulevard
Muskegon, MI
 

Dr. Timothy Barron, who practices in Grand Haven, MI and Muskegon, MI, is a medical specialist in ophthalmology (eye disease). Clinical interests for Dr. Barron include refractive surgery (vision correction surgery) and comprehensive ophthalmology. He accepts Medicare insurance. He graduated from Wayne State University School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Naval Medical Center San Diego.

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Clinical Interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Surgical Procedures, Refractive Surgery

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 142
  • Uninsured Cost: $2,016 - $2,222
  • Medicare Cost: $644 - $802
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Specializes in Ophthalmology
1266 E Sherman Boulevard
Muskegon, MI
 

Dr. Mark Kinziger specializes in ophthalmology (eye disease). He attended George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with Medical College of Wisconsin. Dr. Kinziger is in-network for Medicare insurance.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 224
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,965 - $2,209
  • Medicare Cost: $627 - $797
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Specializes in Ophthalmology
427 Seminole Road; Suite 104
Norton Shores, MI
 

Dr. Christopher Stock is an ophthalmologist in Grandville, MI and Norton Shores, MI. He studied medicine at Wayne State University School of Medicine. His residency was performed at Kresge Eye Institute. Dr. Stock's clinical interests include cataract surgery with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation and comprehensive ophthalmology. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and more.

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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: 21
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,462
  • Medicare Cost: $637
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Specializes in Ophthalmology
1150 E Sherman Boulevard; Suite 1500
Muskegon, MI
 

Dr. David Goran works as an ophthalmologist. Areas of expertise for Dr. Goran include refractive surgery (vision correction surgery) and cataract surgery with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation. He is a graduate of Michigan State University College of Human Medicine. Dr. Goran trained at Beaumont Hospitals for his residency. He is in-network for Medicare insurance.

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

All Interests: Cataract Surgery with Intraocular Lens Implantation, Refractive Surgery

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 135
  • Uninsured Cost: $2,300 - $2,800
  • Medicare Cost: $644 - $797
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Specializes in Ophthalmology
1266 E Sherman Boulevard
Muskegon, MI
 

Dr. John Oltean works as an ophthalmologist in Muskegon, MI. On average, patients gave him a rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Oltean's areas of expertise include refractive surgery (vision correction surgery) and comprehensive ophthalmology. He accepts Medicare insurance. He attended Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at Tulsa Regional Medical Center for residency.

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Clinical Interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Surgical Procedures, Refractive Surgery

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 188
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,829 - $2,016
  • Medicare Cost: $580 - $718
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Specializes in Ophthalmology
1266 E Sherman Boulevard
Muskegon, MI
 

Dr. Nathan Reed is an ophthalmology (eye disease) specialist in Muskegon, MI. He studied medicine at Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine and Michigan State University College of Human Medicine. Dr. Reed is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 149
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,857 - $1,891
  • Medicare Cost: $589 - $659
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Specializes in Optometry
951 Seminole Road
Norton Shores, MI
 

Dr. Douglas Totten is an optometrist in Norton Shores, MI. He is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 22
  • Uninsured Cost: $177
  • Medicare Cost: $105
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Specializes in Optometry
388 N 3rd Avenue; Suite I
Fruitport, MI
 

Dr. Deborah Osborne is an optometrist. Dr. Osborne honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, as well as other insurance carriers.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 20
  • Uninsured Cost: $249
  • Medicare Cost: $99
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Specializes in Optometry
442 W Western Avenue
Muskegon, MI
 

Dr. David Gundersen works as an optometrist. Patients gave Dr. Gundersen an average rating of 3.0 stars out of 5. He honors Medicare insurance.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 25
  • Uninsured Cost: $175
  • Medicare Cost: $123

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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.