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Andrew Michael, M.D.

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Dr. Michael specializes in ophthalmology. He is board certified by The American Board of Ophthalmology.


Dr. Andrew Michael entered practice in Denver, Colorado, specializing in the medical and surgical management of glaucoma and cataracts. From 1993 through 1997 he served on the teaching faculty at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center. In 1998 Dr. Michael moved to Richmond. He continues to be in demand as a lecturer locally, nationally and internationally. He is involved in numerous research projects and is the author of many articles and publications. He is an editor and co-author of the American Academy of Ophthalmology BCSC Glaucoma Text, which is used to teach ophthalmologists around the world.


In 1998 Dr. Michael brought his experience and skills as a glaucoma and cataract specialist to Richmond. He founded Commonwealth Eye Care Associates in 2000 where he leads a team dedicated to individualized and excellent patient care. He strives to provide his patients with the best possible care, and he enjoys helping to preserve and enhance their vision and life.


Dr. Michael graduated from the University of North Carolina with a B.A. in 1979. He received his M.D. from the University of Texas, Southwestern Medical School in 1987, and interned in internal medicine at Baylor University Medical Center. He completed his specialty residency and a subspecialty in glaucoma from Wills Eye Hospital. Dr. Michael is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology.


Dr. Andrew Michael is from Dallas, TX. He is happily married with two children. He enjoys fitness and exercise, spending time with family and friends, traveling, and hanging out with his dog Tucker, a Welsh Corgi.


2019 MEDARVA Patient Choice Award

2019 Patient Choice Award

Commonwealth Eye Care Associates
West End

3855 Gaskins Road
Henrico, VA 23233
Phone: (804) 217-6363
Fax: (804) 217-6400

Commonwealth Eye Care Associates
Colonial Heights

280 Charles H. Dimmock Hwy.
Suite 2
Colonial Heights, VA 23834
Phone: (804) 217-6363
Fax: (804) 217-6400

Commonwealth Eye Care Assoc.


  • Eye


  • Cataract surgery
  • Dry eye/tear solutions
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridotomy
  • Removal of cyst/pimple on or in eyelid
  • Removal of growth on conjunctiva
  • Repair of non-functioning or blocked tear duct
  • Trabeculoplasty surgery for glaucoma
  • Tube drainage