Jennifer Michelson, M.D.
Comprehensive Ophthalmologist, LASIK, Cataract & Lens Implant Eye Surgeon in Birmingham, AL.

Jennifer Michelson, M.D. is a Comprehensive Ophthalmologist who performs LASIK eye surgery at Michelson Laser Vision, Inc. and is also a Cataract & Lens Implant Surgeon at Alabama Eye & Cataract Center, P.C. in Birmingham, AL. Dr. Michelson earned her Medical Degree at Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston and then completed a Residency in Ophthalmology at Montefiore Medical Center-University Hospital for Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York.

At Alabama Eye & Cataract Center, P.C., Dr. Michelson sees patients of all ages for routine eye exams, evaluation and management of chronic and acute eye diseases, including cataracts. Dr. Michelson performs cataract surgery with implantation of multifocal lens implants to allow patients to see over a range of near, computer arm’s length and distance vision without the need for glasses.  Dr. Michelson also implants intraocular lenses to correct astigmatism and performs medical, laser, and surgical treatments for glaucoma, diabetic eye disease, age related macular degeneration (AMD), dry eyes and eye allergies.

At Michelson Laser Vision Inc., Dr. Michelson provides exams, consultation and surgery for the correction of nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism including Bladeless LASIK. In addition, she provides lens implants for the correction of the near vision focusing problem, presbyopia, to help “over 40” patients improve distance and reading vision to restore their full range of vision without dependence on eyeglasses or contacts.