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About Dr. John W Gittinger Jr

Dr. John W Gittinger Jr, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Boston, MA. He has 47 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Gittinger is affiliated with Umass Memorial Medical Group and Metrowest Medical Center - Framingham Union Hospital. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

3 Ratings

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John W Gittinger Jr is Excellent. Dr. John W Gittinger Jr has been rated by 3 patients. From those 3 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. John W Gittinger Jr is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Boston University School of Medicine

85 E Concord St
Boston, MA 02118
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Dr. John W Gittinger Jr 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.

  • Expertise

    18 Expertise

  • Hemianopsia
  • Scotoma
  • Syndrome
  • Optic Atrophy
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Blindness
  • Eye Exam
  • Vision Issues
  • Ophthalmoplegia
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Cataract
  • Vision Disorders
  • Eye Diseases
  • Glaucoma
  • Retinal Disorders
  • Eye Pain
  • Optic Nerve Diseases

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  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    47 Years Experience

  • Harvard Medical School

    Graduated in 1971

  • Barnes Jewish Hospital


  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. John W Gittinger Jr accepts the following insurance providers.

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Locations & Directions

Boston University School of Medicine, 85 E Concord St, Boston, MA


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