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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (12)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. David Walton, Ophthalmologist, Pediatrician, Pediatric Otolaryngologist is Excellent. Dr. Walton has been reviewed by 42 patients who have provided 12 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.5
Promptness 4.3
Courteous Staff 4.7
Accurate Diagnosis 4.9
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 4.9
Follows Up After Visit 4.9

Specialties & Research

Dr. David Walton, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 14 areas:
  • Cataract
  • Eye Abnormalities
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Diseases
  • Eye Surgery (Ophthalmologic Surgical Procedures)
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma Surgery (Trabeculectomy)
  • Inherited Retinal Degeneration
  • Iris Diseases
  • Multiple Abnormalities
  • Orbital Cancer
  • Postcataract Aphakia
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinoblastoma

Education & Awards

Dr. Walton graduated from Duke University , Durham. He has 13 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Iris Diseases
Postcataract Aphakia
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2014 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2014 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2015)
Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood (2014)
West End
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Boston, MA
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Greater Boston


Dr. Walton has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Massachusetts General Hospital 
  • Children's Hospital 


  • Chinese
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. David Sellers Walton MD is a male Ophthalmologist and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. David S. Walton practice?
Dr. David Walton has 1 office location.
Dr. David Walton practices Ophthalmology near Boston, MA.
See Boston Ophthalmologists.