Michael Altaweel, MD

  • Eye Care Services (Ophthalmology)


Dr. Michael M. Altaweel, MD earned his medical degree at Dalhousie University, where he completed his residency as well. He also completed a fellowship at University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics.

Languages spoken
  • English

Education & credentials

Board certifications
  • Ophthalmology
Medical School
  • Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics, Madison, WI
  • Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Ottawa Civic Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Areas of expertise

  • Adult and Pediatric Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Vitreoretinal Disease
  • Intravitreal Injections
  • Macular Hole/Epiretinal Membrane
  • Melanoma and skin cancer
  • Ocular Tumor (including Choroidal Melanoma)
  • Photocoagulation/Laser
  • Repair Detached Retina
  • Retina, Macula and Vitreous Diseases
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Surgery for Diabetic Eye Disease