Associate Medical Director
Michael Banitt, M.D.
Dr. Banitt is originally from the Midwest. He is an Associate Professor of Ophthalmology. He completed his ophthalmology training at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary in New York City. Later became subspecialty trained in Cornea and external diseases at the University of Michigan and then glaucoma at the University of Miami.
He is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology in 2009. He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. His research interests are of clinical trials in the area of cornea and glaucoma. His goal is to find better surgeries to improve people’s sight.
Undergraduate Education:BS, Biology, St. Louis University, 1996; BA, Chemistry, St. Louis University, 1996
Medical School: MD, Wayne State University School of Medicine, 2003
Post Graduate Education: Master Health Administration, St. Louis University of Public Health, 1998
Internship: Internal Medicine Beth Israel Medical Center, 2004
Residency: Ophthalmology, New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, 2007
Fellowship: Cornea and External Disease, Kellogg Eye Institute, 2008; Glaucoma, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, 2009