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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (12)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michael Behforouz, Ophthalmologist is Excellent. Dr. Behforouz has been reviewed by 23 patients who have provided 12 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

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

Specialties & Research

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

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Diabetic Eye Disease (Diabetic Retinopathy)
  • Glaucoma
  • LASIK (Laser In Situ Keratomileusis)

Education & Awards

Dr. Behforouz graduated from Indiana University , Indianapolis. He has 6 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2012, 2014 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2012 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Greater Indianapolis


Dr. Behforouz has 23 hospital affiliations:

  • St. Vincent Carmel Hospital 
  • St.Vincent Heart Center Of Indiana,Llc 


  • Persian
  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Michael A Behforouz MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 16 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Michael A. Behforouz practice?
Dr. Michael Behforouz has 1 office location.
Dr. Michael Behforouz practices Ophthalmology near Carmel, IN.
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