Michael Marmor, MD

Retina specialist

4.8 out of 5
81 Patient Ratings
5 Patient Comments

Byers Eye Institute

  • 2452 Watson Court
  • Palo Alto, CA 94303
  • Phone: 650-723-6995
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Professional Education

  • Board Certification: Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology (1974)
  • Residency: Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary (1973) MA
  • Internship: UCLA School of Medicine (1967) CA
  • Medical Education: Harvard Medical School (1966) MA
  • AB, Harvard College, Mathematics (1962)
  • MD, Harvard Medical School, Medicine (1966)

Honors & Awards

  • Bonner Book Award, Wayne State University (2013)
  • Award of Merit in Retina Research, Retina Research Foundation (2011)
  • Lifetime Achievement Honor Award, American Academy of Ophthalmology (2009)
  • Green Lecturer, Macula Society (2007)
  • Susruta Lecturer, West Virginia University (1999)
  • Senior Honor Award, American Academy of Ophthalmology (1996)
  • Research Award, Alcon Research Institute (1989)
  • Honorary Professor, Xian Medical University (1988)

Administrative Appointments

  • Chairman, Dept. of Ophthalmology, Stanford University School of Medicine (1984 - 1992)

Patient Ratings and Comments

4.8

Friendliness

4.8

Recommended to others

4.8

Explanations

4.8

Listens

4.8

Includes you in decisions

4.8

Clear Communication

4.8

Confidence in your doctor

4.1

Wait times

SHC Patient, Jan 2015

Dr. Marmor, very kind and caring, thank you.

SHC Patient, May 2014

Very friendly and knowledgeable personnel.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

Dr. Marmor is a very nice doctor with good old fashioned caring, courtesy & manners.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

This was my first appointment with Dr. Marmor. I live in Seattle & had heard he was a very good eye doctor. I learned on this visit that I had been misdiagnosed by my eye doctor of 38 yrs. I appreciated how thorough & considerate Dr. Marmor was.

SHC Patient, Mar 2014

Dr. Marmor is an excellent ophthalmologist. He is an expert in retinal diseases. He is very caring & explains things very well. I am very happy to have him as my ophthalmologist.

4.8 out of 5
81 Patient Ratings
5 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Jan 2015

Dr. Marmor, very kind and caring, thank you.

SHC Patient, May 2014

Very friendly and knowledgeable personnel.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

Dr. Marmor is a very nice doctor with good old fashioned caring, courtesy & manners.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

This was my first appointment with Dr. Marmor. I live in Seattle & had heard he was a very good eye doctor. I learned on this visit that I had been misdiagnosed by my eye doctor of 38 yrs. I appreciated how thorough & considerate Dr. Marmor was.

SHC Patient, Mar 2014

Dr. Marmor is an excellent ophthalmologist. He is an expert in retinal diseases. He is very caring & explains things very well. I am very happy to have him as my ophthalmologist.