About Us

We are confident that you will find your time at Retina Specialists of Michigan to be a genuine experience. We strive to provide the highest quality, efficient, compassionate care delivered by our outstanding ophthalmic team.

Retina Specialists of Michigan was established in January 2009 by Dr. Thomas M. Aaberg, Jr. Our practice has expanded rapidly since that time, a testament to the care provided by our team of physicians.

Dr. Scott Westhouse joined Retina Specialists of Michigan in 2010. We are now excited to announce the addition of 2 highly skilled vitreoretinal surgeons to our practice. Completing his fellowship training in Toronto, Dr. Nathan Pezda joined us in August 2014 . Dr. Liliya Shevchenko completed her fellowship training with our practice in 2014 and has now joined the team of physicians at Retina Specialists of Michigan as well.

Along with our physicians, the staff at Retina Specialists of Michigan is highly skilled in the ophthalmic field. You will find that our certified ophthalmic technicians and photographers ensure the highest level of support for our physicians.



"Always staff greets me with smile and great attitude. You care for not just the wellbeing of my health but my mind as well with complete answers to questions... I love this office and its staff."


"Your whole staff is wonderful! Your friendly staff and the doctor's instructions and explanations really helped. Plus the prayer with Dr. Westhouse really helped too!"


"The staff is always caring and friendly and Dr. Aaberg is exceptional with regards to his compassion and skill."


"I couldn't begin to say enough kind things about everyone. I refer patients here myself."


"Everyone was polite and very professional. Thank you for being our doctor."


"Bernie has been really really good to me and very helpful. Dr. Aaberg is the greatest."


"Dr. Aaberg is a good Doctor. I had him for 4 years. He fixed my eyes. "


"I have been treated well by all staff including both Drs. Westhouse and Aaberg."


"Your ability and willingness to fit my husband in (almost immediately) with 2 emergency situations within the past 6 months is exemplary and so greatly appreciated!"