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Ophthalmologist, Pediatrician, Pediatric Otolaryngologist
49 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(25)
Patient comments (12)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. David Walton, Ophthalmologist, Pediatrician, Pediatric Otolaryngologist is Excellent. Dr. Walton has been reviewed by 25 patients who have provided 12 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.4
  • Currently 3.4375 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.8
  • Currently 3.7777777777778 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.9
  • Currently 3.8888888888889 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.9
  • Currently 3.8888888888889 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.9
  • Currently 3.8888888888889 of 4 stars

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 11 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Cataract
Glaucoma
Iris Diseases
Postcataract Aphakia
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2013)
Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood (2014)
West End
Ophthalmologist
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Massachusetts
Ophthalmologist
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Greater Boston
Ophthalmologist
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Boston, MA
Ophthalmologist

Affiliations

Dr. Walton has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Massachusetts General Hospital 
  • Children's Hospital 

Languages

  • Chinese
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. David S Walton MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 49 years of experience 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.
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