Dr. Gary Markowitz, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 62

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  • Ophthalmology

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Bayhealth Kent General Hospital
640 S State St
Dover, DE 19901

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  • Yes
Delaware Eye Care Center
Delaware Eye Care Center
1721 Pulaski Hwy
Bear, DE 19701
Delaware Eye Care Center
10 S Market St
Smyrna, DE 19977
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    Dr. Markowitz's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
    • Eye Surgery
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
    • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
    • Vitreoretinal Surgery
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med
    Graduated in 1979

    Internship Hospital

    Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center

    Residency Hospital

    SUNY Dwnst Med Ctr
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Markowitz & Staff

    • English
    • Japanese
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    Dr. Markowitz's Hospital Quality

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    2.7
    • 15 responses
    • 4 reviews

    2.7 out of 5

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    1 out of 5
    - in Dover, DE |

    I was met by an Opthalmic Technician who ran a few initial tests on me, A second Opthalmic Technician performed the actual refractive eye exam on me. Finally seeing the doctor who rushed in and out without doing any exam. There was no glaucoma test, or checking of the Optic Nerve during this exam.

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    2 out of 5
    - in Dover, DE |

    Had an eye exam today. The exam was given by an opthalmic assistant. I thought a doctor was supposed to do this. The doctor came in, looked at my eyes for a minute and left. Very impersonal.

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    3 out of 5
    - in camden de |

    I went to office 3 times in a span of 4 months. Each visit took 2 + hours. I understand sometimes things happen but not 3 times consecutively! Total disregard for other people's time...

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    2 out of 5
    -Dover, DE |

    Is aloof, disengaged, does not like his evaluation being called into question. Good surgeon, with very poor social skills in dealing with patients.

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    Office Locations

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    Delaware Eye Care Center
    1721 Pulaski Hwy
    Bear, DE 19701
    (302) 836-5410 (Office)
    B
    Delaware Eye Care Center
    10 S Market St
    Smyrna, DE 19977
    (302) 653-9200 (Office)
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    Delaware Eye Care Center
    833 S Governors Ave
    Dover, DE 19904
    (302) 368-9105 (Office)
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    Delaware Eye Care Center
    833 S Governors Ave
    Dover, DE 19904
    (302) 674-1121 (Office)
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    Blue Hen Surgery Center
    655 S Bay Rd Ste 5B
    Dover, DE 19901
    (302) 678-4688 (Office)
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    Delaware Eye Care Center
    110 NE Front St
    Milford, DE 19963
    (302) 422-5155 (Office)
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