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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Elliot Perlman is Good. Dr. Perlman has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.1
Promptness 3.0
Courteous Staff 4.1
Accurate Diagnosis 3.2
Bedside Manner 4.1
Spends Time with Me 3.2
Follows Up After Visit 3.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. Elliot Perlman, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Astigmatism
  • Cornea Transplant (Penetrating Keratoplasty)
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Transplantation
  • Laser Surgery
  • Refractive Surgical Procedures

Education & Awards

Dr. Perlman graduated from Harvard University , Boston.


Dr. Perlman has 15 hospital affiliations:

  • Rhode Island Hospital 
  • Charlton Memorial Hospital Site of Southcoast Hospitals Group Inc 


  • Spanish
  • Portuguese
  • French

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Additional Information
Dr. Elliot M Perlman MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 38 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Elliot M. Perlman practice?
Dr. Elliot Perlman has 4 office locations.
Dr. Elliot Perlman practices Ophthalmology near Providence, RI.
Additional practice locations include: Fall River, MA and Wakefield, RI.
See Providence Ophthalmologists.