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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Paul Gavaris is Good. Dr. Gavaris has been reviewed by 11 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.1
Promptness 4.1
Courteous Staff 4.3
Accurate Diagnosis 4.8
Bedside Manner 4.5
Spends Time with Me 4.5
Follows Up After Visit 4.4

Specialties & Research

Dr. Paul Gavaris, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Plastic Surgery (Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery)
  • Skin Cancer

Education & Awards

Dr. Gavaris graduated from George Washington University. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2012)


Dr. Gavaris has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Inova Fairfax Hospital 
  • Washington Hospital Center 


  • Spanish
  • Greek

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Additional Information
Dr. Paul Theodore Gavaris MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 44 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Paul T. Gavaris practice?
Dr. Paul Gavaris has 2 office locations.
Dr. Paul Gavaris practices Ophthalmology near Washington, DC.
Additional practice locations include: Vienna, VA.
See Washington Ophthalmologists.