Information on Diabetic Eye Care

Wilkinson Eye Center is pleased to offer comprehensive eye care including annual diabetic eye examinations with Drs. Wilkinson, Smith and Schmitz and treatment of diseases of the retina and macula with Dr. Besirli.

diabetic_eyeDiabetes causes damage to blood vessels throughout the body, but the retina is the only part of the body where they can be seen. So, regular eye examinations can alert you and your primary care physician to the need for treatment.

If you develop eye complications from diabetes we are prepared to care for you at Wilkinson Eye Center. Cagri G. Besirli, M.D. is a board certified ophthalmologist who specializes in treatment and surgery of diseases of the retina and macula. Dr. Besirli comes to us from the Kellogg Eye Center at the University of Michigan and brings skill and expertise in the latest treatments for diabetic retinopathy, macular edema as well as macular degeneration.

To schedule an appointment for your diabetic eye examination, or for a retina examination with a referral, dial 248-334-4931 and choose Option 2.

Serving Clarkston, Lake Orion, Rochester, Troy, White Lake, Fenton, Waterford, Auburn Hills, Pontiac, Bloomfield Hills, Keego Harbor, West Bloomfield, Birmingham and all of Metro Detroit.