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About Dr. James T Patten

Dr. James T Patten, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Norwood, MA, with another office in Needham Heights, MA. He has 44 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Patten is affiliated with Brigham And Womens Faulkner Hospital and Metrowest Medical Center - Framingham Union Hospital. Dr. Patten has received 6 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

41 Ratings with 9 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James T Patten is Great. Dr. James T Patten has been rated by 41 patients. From those 41 patients 9 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. James T Patten is 4.2 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Associates In Internal Medicine

825 Washington St
Norwood, MA 02062
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Eye Care Specialists

100 West St Ste 2
Needham Heights, MA 02494
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Specialties

Dr. James T Patten has the following 1 specialty

  • Ophthalmology

    An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
    Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. James T Patten has the following 12 expertise

  • Glaucoma
  • Eye Exam
  • Eye Pain
  • Vision Issues
  • Cataract
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Blindness

Dr. James T Patten has 1 board certified specialty

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Board Certifications

Dr. James T Patten is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Reviews

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Five Stars

He's terrific and if you're nervous he helps you relax about it.

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Five Stars

It's been a pleasure to be a patient of Dr James Patten. I have regular appointments two times a year. Also nice to know he has a great personality along with the knowledge to treat and diagnose patients correctly with great care and concern. You will be pleased with the care he and his office group provides to patients. 5 Stars from me!

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Five Stars

excellent and caring.

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Perfect

always on time, very nice, calming and spends the time needed. Couldn't ask for a better eye doctor. Very happy

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  • Awards

    6 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2018)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2018)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree

    Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2014, 2015, 2016, 2018)

    Vitals Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree recognizes doctors with the highest scores in bedside manner for five consecutive years. This honor is granted to a few distinct doctors in the United States based on experiences shared by patients.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2014, 2015, 2016, 2018)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award

    Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2014, 2015, 2016, 2018)

    The Patients' Choice Award - 5 Year Honoree is a recognition granted only to those doctors whose ratings have reflected excellence in care for five years in a row. Only 1% of all doctors in the United States are bestowed this honor by their patients.

  • Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area

    Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)

    Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Patten is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    44 Years Experience

  • Saint Louis University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1974

  • Mass Eye And Ear Infirmary

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. James T Patten accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts
    • BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
    • BCBS MA HMO Blue with Managed Care Behavioral Health
    • BCBS MA Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim
    • Harvard Pilgrim ChoiceNet HMO
    • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
    • Harvard Pilgrim PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

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