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Welcome to the Glaucoma Center of Michigan!

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Specialists in Glaucoma Surgery Since 1985

We take great pride in providing the finest quality care for our patients with their problems with glaucoma and cataracts and hope that our web site will help to acquaint you with our practice. We have the special knowledge, testing capabilities and treatment procedures. This website can answer questions about Glaucoma Center of Michigan and what you can expect during your visit. If you have additional questions, please do not hesitate to call us at (248) 356-0098. The Glaucoma Center of Michigan (GCM) was the first facility in Michigan dedicated exclusively to the evaluation and treatment of glaucoma and cataracts. Our glaucoma fellowship trained physicians have the most experience in providing the highest quality of care for complex glaucoma and cataract problems in the state of Michigan.

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COVID-19 Coronavirus Update for our Valued Patients

The COVID-19 coronavirus epidemic has caused our practice to adapt to allow us to still provide the necessary services to help maintain and prevent vision loss while at the same time providing for the safety and health of our patients and staff.

Effective immediately, non-urgent office appointment visits are being rescheduled to dates in April and beyond. Our office will be reaching out to our patients to give new appointment dates. This process will take some time to contact all of our patients with upcoming non-urgent appointments, but please feel free to call our office if you have not heard from us so that an appropriate date and time can be arranged. We will also be offering Telemedicine Services and will bill your medical insurance for that service.

We will continue to be seeing urgent appointments in our Southfield office. If you have had a potential exposure to COVID-19 or have symptoms of possible infection including fever, cough, or headache and have an urgent problem, please do not report to our office but instead call so that we can direct you to an appropriate hospital setting for evaluation.

To keep our office environment safe for patients and staff, all patients who are seen with urgent problems will be screened at our door before entering the office with appropriate health related questions as well as a temperature check. Our office, as always, will be cleaned meticulously so that you can be assured of a safe environment. To minimize potential exposures, we are asking family members who are accompanying patients to wait in their vehicles instead of in our office. We will only allow one family member in the office if the patient is visually impaired or otherwise handicapped and can not navigate without assistance.

During this unprecedented health crisis, we remain available over the telephone for questions that arise regarding your eye care. If you have one of the high-risk conditions that prevent you from being seen in our office, please call us so that we can advise the best course of action.

Through all of our joint efforts, we look forward to surmounting this crisis and working together to maintain your vision and health.


Glaucoma Center of Michigan

Cataract Surgery

Modern Lens Replacement Options

Cataract surgery allows many options to improve the vision for patients both with and without glaucoma. Our surgeons fully utilize the appropriate lens replacement options, ranging from monofocal lenses, toric implants and various multifocal IOLs (Symfony and Restor) all individually tailored to our patient’s needs. Read more about what choices are available for your specific problem and how cataract surgery alone or combined with glaucoma surgery can improve your ability to see and function at your best.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Learn More About the Entire Process

The GCM team has developed a thorough list of questions with detailed answers so you feel comfortable throughout the entire process. In this section you will find a list of items that you may need to bring with you, as well as information about what to expect during your visit and the insurance providers accepted. If you are considering the Glaucoma Center of Michigan for treatment or surgery, please don’t hesitate to call or email with any questions or concerns.

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Glaucoma Center of Michigan now has three convenient offices.  Our flagship Southfield office is located in the Comerica Building near the northwest corner of Telegraph Road and West Twelve Mile Road, just north of the Northwestern Highway/I-696 interchange.  It is accessible from either Twelve Mile or Telegraph Road.  Ample free parking is available. The North entrance provides the most handicap parking and ease of entrance into the building.  Inside, elevators take you to our third floor suite.  After exiting the elevator, turn right and proceed directly into our office.


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Patient Reviews

20190731 Diane H.

"As I shared with Carey and Nicole, the staff is always professional and friendly.  They move you through the office to each procedure quickly and efficiently.  No waste of time."

Diane ~ July 31, 2019

20200204 Cathy F.

"Always informative and helpful; great staff."

Cathy ~ February 4, 2020

20191026 Darlene G.

"I've been a patient with Dr. Siegel for 11 years now and have seen him at every location.   My story is lengthy, but he is the one to go to if you have high pressure in your eyes.  Don't go to just any eye specialist when it comes to this, because they will want to automatically put you on eye drops.  Dr. Siegel looks at the whole picture because he knows what he is doing."

Darlene ~ October 26, 2019