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About Dr. Michael L Kay
Dr. Michael L Kay, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Philadelphia, PA, with another office in Bala Cynwyd, PA. He has 50 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Kay is affiliated with Wills Eye Hospital and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. Dr. Kay has received 2 awards. He speaks English.
Dr. Michael L Kay has the following 1 specialty
An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.
Dr. Michael L Kay has the following 11 expertise
- Lasik Surgery
- Vision Issues
- Eye Pain
- Macular Degeneration
- Refractive Surgical Procedures
- Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
- Eye Exam
- Diabetic Retinopathy
Dr. Michael L Kay has 1 board certified specialty
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Dr. Michael L Kay is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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It is extremely rare in today's society to find a highly respected and talented doctor in his field who is also attentive and not rushed in his bedside manner. Dr. Kay listens carefully and takes the time to get to know his patients as individuals which, in turn, helps them feel that they can trust him. He also understands that people have different concerns that they bring with them, and he is genuinely responsive to those concerns. Dr. Kay encompasses rare qualities and is truly a credit to the medical profession.
On-Time Doctor Award (2015)
Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.
Patients' Choice Award (2015)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
Dr. Kay is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
50 Years Experience
University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1968
Fletcher Allen Healthcare
Dr. Michael L Kay accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Select
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
Capital Blue Cross
- Capital BC PPO
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
Coventry Health Care
- Coventry HealthAmerica HMO
- Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
- First Health PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- IBC Keystone HMO POS
- IBC Personal Choice PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- Oxford Freedom
- Oxford Liberty
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
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