Dr. Michael G. Haas is a board-certified, comprehensive ophthalmologist, who has been in private practice since 2005. Dr. Haas has lived and worked in Colorado since 2008. He now owns Haas Vision Center, an ophthalmology clinic in Colorado Springs. He focuses on cataract surgery, but treats all other medical diseases of the eye.
Dr. Haas decided to start his very own clinic for several reasons. First and foremost, he and his wife love the community of Colorado Springs and decided to make it their permanent home. Second, he is committed to patient care and service. By owning and running an independent ophthalmology clinic, he can make sure that all patients have minimal waiting times, get all of their questions answered and have the best possible overall service and care. Dr. Haas strives to improve the vision of each patient, and he makes sure that they leave happy and healthier. Better vision equals better quality of life, and Dr. Haas treats each of his patients with empathy, making them feel comfortable and safe while under his care.
Dr. Haas was on the Editorial Board for the American Academy of Ophthalmology's Comprehensive Ophthalmology section of the Ophthalmic News and Education (O.N.E.) network from 2009 - 2015
Dr. Haas was born and raised in Seattle. He completed his undergraduate studies at Western Washington University in Bellingham, Washington, where he received a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry/Cellular & Molecular Biology. Dr. Haas then completed medical school at the University of Washington in Seattle in 2001. He completed an internship at the University of Texas Health Sciences Center in San Antonio, Texas (2001-2002), and an ophthalmology residency at Indiana University in Indianapolis, Indiana for three years until 2005.
In his spare time Dr. Haas enjoys spending time in the Colorado outdoors. He is an avid day-hiker who can frequently be found on nearby trails with his wife Janna, daughter Elena, and his dogs. He also enjoys reading and travel, with his favorite travel destinations being Colorado mountain towns.
If you are looking for eye doctors in Colorado Springs, call 719-272-HAAS (4227) or visit the Haas Vision Center at 6385 Corporate Drive, Suite 307, Colorado Springs, for the most advanced, yet gentle care and treatment for any medical eye issues you may be suffering from.