Michael R. Banitt M.D., M.H.A. Accepting new patients

Accepting new patients Make an Appointment

Cornea and external disease, Eye care (optometry exams)




Dr. Banitt completed his ophthalmology training at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary in New York City. He later became subspecialty trained in cornea and external diseases at the University of Michigan, and glaucoma at the University of Miami. Dr. Banitt is especially interested in patients with both cornea and glaucoma problems. His goal is to find better surgeries to improve people's sight.

Dr. Banitt is a UW associate professor of ophthalmology. He is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.  
Eye Institute at Harborview

Eye Institute at Harborview

908 Jefferson St., 7th Floor Seattle, WA 98104


Cataracts, Cornea and external disease, Eye care (optometry exams), Glaucoma

University of Miami-School of Medicine

Teaching Appointment, 2013

University of Miami-School of Medicine

Fellowship, 2009, Glaucoma

University of Michigan

Fellowship, 2008, Cornea & External Disease

New York Eye and Ear Infirmary

Residency, 2007, Ophthalmology

Beth Israel Medical Center

Internship, 2004, Internal Medicine

Wayne State University SOM

Medical education, 2003

St. Louis University School of Medicine

Master, 1998


Board Certifications
  • Ophthalmology, 2009, American Board of Ophthalmology