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Michael Mercandetti, M.D., M.B.A., F.A.C.S.

Michael Mercandetti, M.D.

Michael Mercandetti, M.D., M.B.A., F.A.C.S.

Board-Certified Ophthalmologist and Certified Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon

Education

  • Bachelor of Arts, Columbia University
  • Doctor of Medicine, S.U.N.Y. Stony Brook School of Medicine
  • Internship and Residency, S.U.N.Y. at Buffalo
  • Preceptorship – Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, MacDill AFB
  • Fellowship – Oculoplastic & Reconstructive Surgery, University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Master of Business Administration, University of South Florida

Honors & Awards

  • Beta Gamma Sigma
  • Phi Kappa Phi
  • 1st Place Resident’s Award in Ophthalmology Research

Medical Licensure

  • Florida
  • Illinois

Certification

  • American Board of Ophthalmology
  • American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • National Board of Medical Examiners

Associations & Professional Activities

  • American Academy of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • American Society of Laser Medicine & Surgery
  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology

Personal

Dr. Mercandetti was born in the Bronx and raised in Manhattan. After completion of his medical training, he was a commissioned officer and served on active duty in the US Air Force during which time he completed a Preceptorship in Facial Plastic Surgery. He also completed a prestigious Fellowship in Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstruction Surgery. Dr. Mercandetti has lived and practiced in Sarasota County for over 16 years. He married his wife Laura in 1989, and they have two children; Gianna, who is obtaining her master’s at Florida State University, and Chris, who attends the University of Florida.

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