Paul H Ernest, MD Ophthalmology

Dr. Paul H Ernest, MD

Jackson, MI 49202 (8 other locations)
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About Dr. Paul H Ernest MD

Dr. Paul H Ernest, MD is a doctor primarily located in Jackson, MI, with other offices in Lansing, MI and Jackson, MI(and 7 other locations). He has 48 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology.

Dr. Ernest has received the following awards:


Dr. Paul H Ernest has 9 locations

Specialty Eye Institute 1116 W Ganson St Jackson, MI 49202
TLC Eyecare & Laser Center 1515 Lake Lansing Rd Ste H Lansing, MI 48912
Blake Woods Medical Park Surgery 2775 Blake Rd Jackson, MI 49201
Specialty Eye Institute 363 Fremont St Ste 301 Battle Creek, MI 49017
Tlc Eye Care And Laser Center 1116 W Ganson St Jackson, MI 49202
Eye Care Physicians And Surgeons Pc 4016 W Main St Kalamazoo, MI 49006
Specialty Eye Institute 850 W North St Ste 100 Jackson, MI 49202
Tlc Eyecare And Laser Center Kalamazoo 1350 W CENTRE AVE PORTAGE, MI 49024
Specialty Eye Institute 1801 W Maumee St Ste 100 Adrian, MI 49221


Dr. Paul H Ernest has the following 1 SPECIALTIES

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.

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Paul H Ernest has the following 15 expertise

  • Laser Surgery
  • Asthma
  • Refractive Surgical Procedures
  • Blindness
  • Eye Pain
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Cataract
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Eye Exam
  • Adolescent Medicine
  • Surgical Wound Dehiscence
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
  • Glaucoma
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Vision Issues


2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award (2018, 2016, 2012, 2011)

    Patients' Choice Award 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.

  • Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)

    Top 10 Doctor - State Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.


48 Years Experience

Wayne State University School Of Medicine

Graduated in 1973

Wayne State University School Of Medicine


Dr. Paul H Ernest Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
  • BCBS Michigan
    • BCBS MI Blue Care Network HMO Group Enrollees
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • HAP
    • HAP Preferred PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Paul H Ernest

%u201COur patients deserve the best eye care possible. From the moment one enters our clinic, it is important that every encounter with every staff member be a positive experience. In 25 years of practice, we have strived to achieve an environment where patients are treated with respect and as pleasantly as possible. Patients are given the time necessary to evaluate their problems. Various diagnostic equipments are used to help me, as a physician, in achieving the best surgical outcome that one can anticipate. As a physician, I continue to strive for excellence in the care of each individual patient.%u201D Innovation leads to better care %u201CFor more than 25 years, it has been a pleasure working with colleagues and leaders in the ophthalmic industry and providing the latest techniques and devices in the restoration of patients%u2019 sight. It has been exciting to see patients progress from an era of a hospital stay for cataract surgery and an average recovery time of six to 12 weeks to the present day procedure that is performed in an outpatient setting. Not only is there a resumption of activities within 24 hours, there is also rapid restoration of sight that is stable and long lasting. It%u2019s exhilarating to see the upcoming innovations that will lead to more desirable refractive results through cataract surgery enabling patients to achieve more useful vision without dependency on spectacles for both distance and near.%u201D

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