****PLEASE READ**** Unfortunately, due to the COVID-19 virus, the governor has issued a statewide lock-down and we are having to close our doors temporarily. We will be sending out phone calls to our patients but we ask for your understanding if we do not return your call in a timely manner. Once we have more information then we will provide you with an update. We will need to schedule your next appointment a few weeks out and will re-evaluate this situation late next week. We will continue to provide care in an emergency case basis. Our apologies for any inconvenience and we wish you all to be safe during this time.
Mid Michigan Retina PLC is a state-of-the-art center dedicated exclusively to the diagnosis and treatment of retinal diseases. Our practice was founded by Dr. Ashim Aggarwal, a board certified ophthalmologist. Dr. Aggarwal is committed to providing compassionate and personalized care and has been serving the Mid Michigan community for 12 years. We also have offices in Mt. Pleasant and Marshall.
The mission of our practice is to preserve and restore one of the precious five senses, sight, in our patients. We thrive to provide the highest level of professional care, in the warmest possible surroundings, in order to treat any condition associated with the retina. Part of our exceptional care is taking the time to offer a complete explanation of your condition and treatment options. At Mid Michigan Retina PLC, we listen to individual needs and treat each patient with those needs in mind.
Our practice specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of a variety of retinal diseases and conditions related to the retina. We focus on medically and surgically treating patients with all systemic types of retinal diseases including Macular Degeneration, Diabetic Retinopathy, and Retinal Tears, Holes, and Detachments. We complement our clinical care with advanced surgical treatments for our patients.
Dr. Aggarwal is an ophthalmologist specialized in retinal diseases and surgery since 1991. He has practiced his areas of interest including retina and neuroophthalmology in mid-Michigan since 2002.
With extensive clinical work in Lexington, Ky., Detroit, Mich., and New Delhi, India, Dr. Aggarwal has vast experience in treating retinal diseases. He has performed thousands of major cases of retinal surgery, lasers and injections. The spectrum of diseases includes retinal detachment, macular degeneration, diabetic eye diseases, bleeding in the eye, and symptomatic floaters. He was one of the first in mid-Michigan to adopt the technology of no stitch retina surgery, which has now become the standard.
Dr. Aggarwal is an author of multiple original papers on retinal diseases in prestigious journals. He has presented cases at scientific meetings of other eye doctors from around the country and the world. His areas of research include vascular diseases of retina and strokes of the eye.
Dr. Aggarwal received his medical degree from All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in New Delhi, India, which lead to his MBBSand then MD postgraduate degree. He practiced as an eye surgeon and Vitreoretinal specialist in India before moving to New York in 1994 where he did research on strokes in the eye and stem cell transplants amongst other topics at Department of Neurology and Ophthalmology at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. In 1997, he completed a Clinical Fellowship in Neuro-Ophthalmology at Henry Ford Hospital and in 2002 completed a Clinical Fellowship in the treatment and surgery of Vitreous and Retinal Diseases at the University of Kentucky.
Mid Michigan Retina was founded in 2009 with three locations in East Lansing, Mount Pleasant and Marshall. Our staff has years of experience treating retinal diseases. You will always talk with a live person when you call us. We put our patients’ care first, and have knowledgeable technicians on call for all patient questions and emergencies.
Located Near: Lansing, Holt, Mason, Okemos, Jackson, Eaton Rapids,Grand Ledge, Portland, Laingsburg, Owosso, St. Johns, Dewitt, Charlotte
Located Near: Alma, Clare, Farwell, Midland, Ithaca, St. Louis, Edmore, Harrison, Gladwin, Rosebush
Located Near: Olivet, Coldwater, Hillsdale, Albion, Battle Creek
Billing Hotline - (517) 719-2100
Monday To Friday: 9:30am to 4:30pm
Contact Us After 5pm at:
517-574-5850 or 517-706-7643
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|Friday:||8:30am - 5:00pm|
If you wish to schedule an eye examination with Dr. Aggarwal, please fill out our online request form on the link below and a member of our staff will contact you shortly.
Below are new patient forms you'll need to complete on your first visit. You can expedite matters by downloading these forms, completing them at home and handing them to our staff when you arrive for your initial visit to our office.
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