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Ophthalmologist (eyes)
26 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (25)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michael Caplan is Excellent. Dr. Caplan has been reviewed by 29 patients who have provided 25 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.9
Promptness 4.8
Courteous Staff 4.8
Accurate Diagnosis 4.9
Bedside Manner 4.9
Spends Time with Me 4.9
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Michael Caplan, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Glaucoma
  • Laser Surgery
  • Refractive Surgical Procedures

Education & Awards

Dr. Caplan graduated from Baylor College of Medicine, Houston. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)


Dr. Caplan has 14 hospital affiliations:

  • Ben Taub General Hospital 
  • CHRISTUS St. Joseph Hospital 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Michael Bernard Caplan MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 26 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Michael B. Caplan practice?
Dr. Michael Caplan has 1 office location.
Dr. Michael Caplan practices Ophthalmology near Houston, TX.
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