Dr. Stephen Tait, MD
After completing his MD/PhD, Dr. Tait completed his residency in Ophthalmology at William Beaumont Hospital-Royal Oak, learning the advanced cataract and LASIK techniques under the guidance of Dr. Clark. In addition, he studied breakthrough medical retina treatments with the world’s leading retina specialists. After residency, he received additional subspecialty refractive training from Dr. Bradley C. Black of Eye Associates in Louisville, Kentucky.
Dr. Tait is a Board Certified Ophthalmologist and a Fellow in the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery. He has been recognized with the distinctive Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctor in Ophthalmology for 2018 and 2019.
Dr. Tait has also taken an active role in philanthropic activities. He has participated in humanitarian trips; most recently to Guayaquil, Ecuador, where he performed nearly 100 free cataract surgeries to underserved patients with Surgical Eye Expeditions (SEE) International. He is a member of the Beaumont Health Foundation, an organization that provides funding and high quality health care to patients that cannot afford it.
In his spare time, Dr. Tait loves spending time with his wife Emily and his five kids, Christopher, Cameron, Paige, Connor, and Cy. He enjoys cheering on the Detroit Lions, skiing, tennis, cooking, motorcycle trips, and spending time “Up North” on the water. He is an Eagle Scout and an Ironman, and he brings that level of excellence to the care of his patients.