Lylas Mogk MD

Lylas G Mogk, MD

medical group
4.9 / 5

Specialties: Ophthalmology

Services: Eye Care, Vision Rehabilitation

Board Certification and Education


  • Wayne State University, MI, 1981

Residencies & Internships

  • Kresge Eye Institute/Wayne State, Ophthalmology, MI, 1985
  • Ascension St John Hospital, Flexible, MI, 1982

About Me

I specialize in low vision and visual rehab.

Biographical Statement

Dr. Mogk is chair of the Michigan Commission for Blind Persons, advisory to the MI Bureau of Services for Blind Persons and past chair of the American Academy of Ophthalmology Vision Rehabilitation Committee.  She is a frequent presenter to professional and lay audiences on causes of vision loss, coping with vision loss and vision rehabilitation. 

Her father had advanced macular degeneration and her sister now has it. She is married to John Mogk, WSU Professor of Law, with three adult children, one of whom is co-author of an  award-winning book for patients titled, "Macular Degeneration: The Complete Guide to Saving and Maximizing Your Sight."


Care Philosophy

"My mission is to empower those with vision loss to maximize their independence in daily activities, to preserve their dignity and quality of life and to retain or regain their joy in living in spite of vision loss. This is advanced by mastering the techniques and strategies of vision rehabilitation with training by the outstanding rehabilitation staff of our centers in Livonia and Grosse Pointe."

Awards and Honors

  • Senior Achievement Award,  American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Secretariat Award,  American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Migel Medal, American Foundation for the Blind
  • Distinguished Alumni Award, Kresge Eye Institute





Lylas Mogk, MD - Ophthalmology, Henry Ford Health System


Henry Ford Medical Center - Livonia
29200 Schoolcraft Rd
Ste 2341
Livonia, MI 48150
Henry Ford Ophthalmology - Grosse Pointe
15401 E Jefferson Ave
Grosse Pointe Park, MI 48230

Hospital Privileges

  • Henry Ford Hospital

Patient Ratings

Overall Patient Ratings:

4.9 out of 5
59 Ratings

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The comments below reflect the 20 most recent comments for this provider:


She was very attentive and helpful.




Very informative overall.


She provided me an understanding of macular degeneration and access to the tools available to help adapt. She made it clear that I could call her or return as tasks became difficult.


Very good. Answered all questions asked and solved the problem I had.

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