Melisa Nika

Melisa Nika, MD

Specialties: Ophthalmology

Board Certification and Education

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Ophthalmology - Ophthalmology


  • University of Michigan, MI, 2011

Residencies & Internships

  • University of Michigan, Ophthalmology, MI, 2015
  • St Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor, Transitional Internship, MI, 2012


  • Kellogg Eye Center, Glaucoma, MI, 2016

About Me


English, Albanian, Italian



Melisa Nika, MD - Ophthalmology, Henry Ford Health System

Glaucoma: Symptoms

Glaucoma: Diagnosis

Glaucoma Surgery: Types of Glaucoma Implants

Blog Posts
  • Aging Eyes: What To Expect As You Get Older

    As we age, our eyes are at greater risk for developing certain eye diseases that can affect your vision, such as cataracts, glaucoma and macular degeneration. Early detection is key to preserving eyesight.

  • What Do I Need To Know About Cataracts? Your Questions Answered

    Everything you need to know about cataracts – causes, risks, symptoms, prevention and what to expect with cataract surgery.

  • Eye Twitches: What Are They And How Can You Stop Them?

    An eye twitch is a painless spasm of the eyelid muscles. It typically affects only one eye, and in most cases it’s harmless. Learn about the most common causes, what you can do to help prevent them, and when it’s time to see a doctor for a comprehensive eye exam.

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Henry Ford Medical Center - Bloomfield Twp
1961 S Telegraph Rd
Bloomfield Township, MI 48302
Henry Ford OptimEyes Super Vision Center - West Bloomfield
7230 Orchard Lake Rd
West Bloomfield, MI 48322

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  • Henry Ford Hospital
  • Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital

Patient Ratings

Overall Patient Ratings:

4.5 out of 5
302 Ratings

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Straight forward and to the point. She listens and always responds with explanations and suggestions for care now and next steps. Would definitely recommend her to others.


Very Professional


Dr Nika was easy to talk to and explained the steps we need to take, in terms I can understand.


Very caring and professional.



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