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Dr. Joan T Gewirtz Is this you?

About Dr. Joan T Gewirtz

Dr. Joan T Gewirtz, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Stamford, CT. She has 38 years of experience. Her specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Gewirtz is affiliated with Stamford Hospital. Dr. Gewirtz has received 4 awards. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

18 Ratings with 7 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joan T Gewirtz is Excellent. Dr. Joan T Gewirtz has been rated by 18 patients. From those 18 patients 7 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Joan T Gewirtz is 4.8 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Joan T Gewirtz Md

70 Mill River St Ste LL3
Stamford, CT 06902
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Specialties

Dr. Joan T Gewirtz 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. Joan T Gewirtz has the following 9 expertise

  • Glaucoma
  • Vision Issues
  • Blindness
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Cataract
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Eye Exam
  • Eye Pain

Dr. Joan T Gewirtz has 1 board certified specialty

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Board Certifications

Dr. Joan T Gewirtz is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Reviews

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Five Stars

This physician is the most caring, generous, intelligent, expert in the field and thorough I have ever been seen by.

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Five Stars

The staff was very thorough and spent time to figure out the proper diagnosis.

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wonderful physician

Talented,caring and the best

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15 minutes
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Very good Doctor
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Great Doctor!

I have never had a Doctor who is as detailed and careful as Dr. Gewirtz. She takes time to explain the reason for everything that she does and is truly concerned that her patients know the important things about their eyes and eye care. What a find!

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  • Awards

    4 Awards

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2014, 2015, 2017)

    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 Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2011, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2017)

    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.

  • Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area

    Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area (2017)

    Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ are specialists and primary care physicians who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top physicians in the New York Metro Area who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016)

    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.

  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    38 Years Experience

  • State University Of New York Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1980

  • Lenox Hill Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Joan T Gewirtz accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna CT AWH MC OA w/Pediatric Dental
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem
    • Anthem CT HMO BlueCare
    • Anthem CT Pathway X Enhanced Ind HMO
    • Anthem PPO Century Preferred CT
    • Anthem Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts
    • BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
    • BCBS MA Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Connecticare
    • Connecticare Flex Connecticut
    • Connecticare Passage
  • Empire BCBS
    • Empire Blue Priority EPO
    • Empire PPO
    • Empire Prism EPO Blue Priority
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim
    • Harvard Pilgrim ChoiceNet HMO
    • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
    • Harvard Pilgrim PPO
  • Healthy Connecticut
    • HealthyCT
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • Oxford Health
    • Oxford Freedom
    • Oxford Liberty
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Joan T Gewirtz Md, 70 Mill River St Ste LL3, Stamford, CT

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