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With providers practicing in 50 specialties at 13 convenient locations, it’s easy to find the right healthcare team at Carle.

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Medical Services

Carle Foundation Hospital

Based in Urbana, Ill., the Carle Foundation Hospital is a 413-bed regional care hospital that has achieved Magnet® designation. It is the area's only Level 1 Trauma Center.

611 W. Park Street, Urbana, IL 61802   |   (217) 383-3311

Carle Hoopeston Regional Health Center

Carle Hoopeston Regional Health Center is comprised of a 24-bed critical access hospital and medical clinic based in Hoopeston, Illinois.

701 E. Orange Street, Hoopeston, IL 60942   |   (217) 283-5531

Carle Richland Memorial Hospital

Located in Olney, Ill., Carle Richland Memorial Hospital is a 134-bed hospital with nearly 600 employees serving portions of eight counties in southeastern Illinois.

800 East Locust St, Olney, IL 62459   |   (618) 395-2131

Convenient Care vs. ED

Carle Convenient Care offers same-day treatment for minor illnesses and injuries through walk-in appointments.

Not sure where to go? Click here for a list of conditions appropriate for the emergency department

Philanthropy

Philanthropy gives hope to patients and helps take health care in our community to a whole new level.

Michael Tsipursky, MD

Vitreo-Retinal Surgery, Eye, Ophthalmology

4.8 out of 5 (95 Ratings, 44 Comments)

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Profile

Joined Carle: 2011

Contact

Urbana (Main Campus) (primary)

611 W. Park Street
Urbana, IL 61801
(217) 326-1894

Medical Interests

  • Diabetic retinopathy
  • Age-related macular degeneration
  • Retinal detachments/epiretinal membranes/macular holes
  • Uveitis
  • Degenerative retinal disorders

Medical Training

Fellowship

  • Associated Retina Consultants, Phoenix, AZ, 2009-2011

Residency

  • Ophthalmology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, 2006-2009

Internship

  • Banner Good Samaritan Hospital, Phoenix, AZ, 2005-2006

Qualifications

Professional Societies

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Society of Retina Specialists
  • Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
  • Chicago Ophthalmological Society

07/31/2018

Dr.Tsipursky is truly outstanding.

07/26/2018

Always great people

07/24/2018

Good.


The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to physician related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.

07/31/2018

Dr.Tsipursky is truly outstanding.

07/26/2018

Always great people

07/24/2018

Good.

07/24/2018

Doctors don't get any better than *Dr. Tsipursky. Excellent knowledge of his specialty, and he is very kind & caring. Never arrogant.

07/23/2018

Excellent

07/20/2018

My only complaint is I have to wait so long when I go for my appointment. *Dr. Tsipursky is a very good doctor and I really like him. He is VERY busy.

07/19/2018

He is awesome!

07/19/2018

Dr. Tsipursky and his team are unfailingly courteous and kind. One could not wish for a better combination of professional excellence and kind concern.

07/12/2018

good all of itaall

07/05/2018

I really like Dr. Tsipursky.

07/05/2018

The only bad was the time waiting to see the doctor. But this is understandable as the practice is always very busy and the doctor takes his time with each patient to make sure they are fully helped. Wonderful experiences overall!!!

05/26/2018

He always takes the time to discuss my problem with my eyes

05/23/2018

I have had good results with my treatment.

05/14/2018

I have seen Dr. T several times [...] All staff there were kind and courteous. I immediately felt this new doctor's expertise. I am grateful I was able to be served by Dr. T

05/10/2018

Dr. Tsispursky has performed Surgery [...] before and the results were amazing, I'm hoping for more of the same this time!

05/08/2018

Dr Trpursky has given me excellent care. [...]

05/07/2018

Sometimes the wait is long, but is the nature of the business. Very happy with this provider and staff.

05/02/2018

Provider was very good in all ways.

04/27/2018

Excellent Dr & staff! Outstanding!

04/26/2018

Dr Tspirsky follows up on my eye surgery. He does a great job.

04/26/2018

The doctor is amazing. His staff is top notch. The care is incredible.

04/25/2018

All in Dr. Tsipursky's office are super and very courteous.

04/25/2018

Excellent Doctor and genuinely nice/good guy.

04/19/2018

Dr Tspirsky is wonderful. I have complete confidence in him.

04/19/2018

I have known Dr, Michael Tsipursky for many years. He combines being an outstanding physician and surgeon along with caring for his patients complete welfare.

04/18/2018

I am very pleased w/care I've had. I have referred him to several friends.

04/18/2018

very good

03/21/2018

Dr. Tsipursky is a great physician. [...] he is very caring and knowledgeable. Great personality when dealing with his patients and family. Very glad I found him for my care.

03/21/2018

Good.

03/20/2018

My family & I have always had excellent care!

03/15/2018

great!

03/08/2018

The Dr and his staff treated me very well. They explained what would happen and were very empathetic and professional.

02/28/2018

Wonderful care...seriously a miracle worker for me. Came in on a Sunday to perform surgery on me. No complaints at all!!

02/25/2018

Dr. is always pleasant.

12/22/2017

One of the best doctors I've ever had.

12/21/2017

Need more doctor's like him.

11/20/2017

I would recommend Michael Tspursky any day, but I'd include a warning that the system he works in hopelessly overloaded.

11/10/2017

Dr. Tsipursky was phenomenal! He has a wonderful chairside manner, explains things thoroughly, answers questions sometimes before they are asked - and especially seemed to care about me as a patient. He was able to explain some of the ambiguities in the presentation of my symptoms and what he was thinking. I appreciate his thoroughness and incredible knowledge base as well.

11/09/2017

Very Good!

10/13/2017

He is a very caring person. He explained my condition to my (child) in detail, which I appreciated very much.

10/13/2017

Again Excellent

10/11/2017

Dr. T is very personsable and handles me very well. And that is not easy.

10/06/2017

Dr. Tsipursky is very knowlegable and I trust him. He is very kind to his patients

09/20/2017

great dr