Dr. Michael Manning

Ophthalmology
Palm Harbor, FL
20 years experience male

Locations

Gulfcoast Eye Care

Palm Harbor, FL

Address

2650 Tampa Road, Palm Harbor, FL
Directions

Fax

(727) 789-3351

Insurances accepted

Medicare

Tricare

UnitedHealthcare

Aetna

BlueCross BlueShield

Cigna

Coventry Health Care

Humana

Universal HealthCare

Office

Pinellas Park, FL

Office

Palm Harbor, FL

About

Bio

Michael Manning, MD, FACS is a board-certified ophthalmologist and leader of Gulfcoast Eye Care in Palm Harbor, Florida. He is able to treat a wide range of eye conditions, but is especially exceptional in cataract and refractive surgery, as well as eyelid surgery. Throughout his years of rigorous education and training, Dr. Michael Manning proved to be one of the best amongst his peers and has now changed the lives of thousands of patients by enhancing their vision. For more details on Dr. Michael Manning and Gulfcoast Eye Care, feel free to visit our website or contact us today!

Specialties
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Ophthalmology

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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Manning
Ophthalmology 20 years experience
For Replacement: When milk is converted from whole milk to fat-free (skim) or low-fat milk, much of the vitamin a is removed as it is dissolved within the milk fat por... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Manning
Ophthalmology 20 years experience
Both: The general appearance of a cyst can be identified by a doctor but generally this is only truly confirmed and its characteristics are identified by a ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Michael Manning
Ophthalmology 20 years experience
Irrigate the eyes: It is very important to irrigate the eyes immediately and thoroughly with water because lysol contains alcohols and the base potassium hydroxide. Once... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Manning
Ophthalmology 20 years experience
Not likely: While lasik and laser eye surgery are fantastic options that can enable a person to have less depenedence on glasses or contacts, not all patients are... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Manning
Ophthalmology 20 years experience
Yes: While the rates of progression can vary, blindness can occur.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Manning
Ophthalmology 20 years experience
Not Necessarily: Blink rates will vary from person to person with most people blinking once approximately every 4 seconds. When reading, blink rate will decrease. Vari... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Manning
Ophthalmology 20 years experience
Preparation H: As a conservative measure that you can do at home, you may notice temporary relief by applying preparation h to the area of dark circles. This works b... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Manning
Ophthalmology 20 years experience
Approximately 20%: As much as 20% of the optic nerve fibers can be damaged by disease such as glaucoma before a defect will show up on a visual field test.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Manning
Ophthalmology 20 years experience
Different Options: There are different options ranging from short-acting options such as application of preparation h to the dark circles to more lasting options that co... Read More
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Testimonials
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Recommendations
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Thank you notes
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Manning is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Manning is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Well said. Even with 20/20 vision people shouldn't skip an annual exam
HealthTap member
Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
HealthTap member
Thanks for your quick reply!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of South Florida College of Medicine, FL
Graduated 2003MD

Medical/Graduate school

University of South Florida College of Medicine
Graduated 2003MD

Residency

University of South Carolina School of Medicine

Residency

Tampa General Hospital

Residency

Palmetto Health Richland

Awards

Chief Resident

Affiliations

American Academy of Ophthalmology
American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
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