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Patient Reviews

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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 9 office locations.
Dr. John Gittinger practices Ophthalmology near Boston, MA.
Additional practice locations include: Taunton, MA and Middleboro, MA.
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