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Ophthalmologist (eyes)
12 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Charles Barsam is Excellent. Dr. Barsam has been reviewed by 15 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 3.1
Courteous Staff 3.6
Accurate Diagnosis 4.5
Bedside Manner 4.5
Spends Time with Me 4.5
Follows Up After Visit 4.2

Specialties & Research

Dr. Charles Barsam, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Refractive Surgical Procedures

Education & Awards

Dr. Barsam graduated from Boston University . He has 4 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2011, 2013 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2013 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Greater Boston


Dr. Barsam has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Mt Auburn Hospital 
  • Belmont Medical Associates Inc.- Cambridge 
  • Primary Childrens Medical Center 


  • Armenian
  • Afrikaans

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Additional Information
Dr. Charles Arthur Barsam MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 12 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Charles A. Barsam practice?
Dr. Charles Barsam has 1 office location.
Dr. Charles Barsam practices Ophthalmology near Cambridge, MA.
See Cambridge Ophthalmologists.