Alabama Eye & Cataract Center, P.C. is conveniently located at UAB Highlands on the campus of The University of Alabama in Birmingham Medical Center and offers eye care including comprehensive eye exams for eye health & vision, cataract surgery & lens lmplants (IOL) and advanced diagnosis and consultation for complex cataract surgery. Our eye physicians and surgeons are cataract surgeons who are available for patients in need of consultation for complex eye disease and vision problems associated with prior cataract or LASIK surgery performed elsewhere.

Marc Michelson, M.D. is a board certified fellowship-trained subspecialist in the areas of corneal diseases and surgery, cataract surgery & lens implants and refractive surgery.

Jennifer Michelson, M.D. is a comprehensive ophthalmologist who performs refractive cataract & lens implant surgery.

Drs. Marc and Jennifer Michelson provide cataract surgery and lens implant in a comfortable and convenient outpatient ambulatory surgery center using a “no stitch, no patch, no injection” eye surgery procedure. They specialize in vision correction after cataract surgery with lens implants such as toric lens implants to correct astigmatism and near vision correcting cataract lens implants such as the ReSTOR® Multifocal Lens Implant, the AcrySof® IQ PanOptix™ Presbyopia-Correcting Intraocular Lens (IOL).

Our hours are:

Monday through Thursday 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am to noon. 

If you wish to schedule an appointment, please call Alabama Eye & Cataract Center, P.C. at 205-930-0930.

We strive to provide you and your family with the best possible patient experience. Please arrive at the office a few minutes early so that our staff can meet you and properly gather all necessary information. In advance, you may print out and complete the new patient registration and medical history forms located in the Patient Forms section of this website.

We participate with most major insurance companies plans. However, it is very important that you understand your specific insurance policy and adhere to any requirements such as obtaining a referral prior to your appointment. Please call your insurance company for any questions about your policy.

Should you need to reschedule your appointment, please give us 24 hours notice.

Emergency Care

During business hours, patients should call our office to speak with a staff member. After business hours, our answering service is available to route your call to a member of our on-call patient care team. Please note, any patient with a medical emergency is advised to dial 911 to receive emergency medical care.