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The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Gittinger is Good. Dr. Gittinger has been reviewed by 4 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
Bedside Manner 3.0
Spends Time with Me 3.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. John Gittinger, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 10 areas:
  • Blindness
  • Eye Diseases
  • Hemianopsia
  • Ophthalmoplegia
  • Optic Atrophy
  • Optic Nerve Diseases
  • Retinal Disorders
  • Scotoma
  • Syndrome
  • Vision Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Gittinger graduated from Harvard University , Boston. He has 1 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Vision Disorders


Dr. Gittinger has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • U Mass Memorial Med Ctr - Memorial Campus 
  • Metrowest Medical Center 


  • French
  • Hebrew
  • Italian
  • Persian
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish
  • Hindi
  • Chinese

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Additional Information
Dr. John William Gittinger MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 40 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. John W. Gittinger practice?
Dr. John Gittinger has 11 office locations.
Dr. John Gittinger practices Ophthalmology near Boston, MA.
Additional practice locations include: Taunton, MA and Middleboro, MA.
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