Dr. John T. Hammersmith, OD

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Specializes in Optometry • Male

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Dr. Hammersmith's Specialties

  • Optometry

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Mercy Hospital of Buffalo
565 Abbott Rd
Buffalo, NY 14220
Mount Saint Mary's Hospital and Health Center
5300 Military Rd
Lewiston, NY 14092

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Eye Care & Vision Associates
ECVA-Elmwood Village
932 Elmwood Ave
Buffalo, NY 14222
Eye Care & Vision Associates
ECVA-Williamsville
1 Hopkins Rd
Buffalo, NY 14221
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    Dr. Hammersmith's Experience

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    • Optometry
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Hammersmith & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Hammersmith's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

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    • Mercy Hospital of Buffalo

    • Mount Saint Mary's Hospital and Health Center

    • Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center

    • Women & Children's Hospital of Buffalo

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Eye Care & Vision Associates
    ECVA-Elmwood Village
    932 Elmwood Ave
    Buffalo, NY 14222
    (716) 631-8888 (Office)
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    Eye Care & Vision Associates
    ECVA-Williamsville
    1 Hopkins Rd
    Buffalo, NY 14221
    (716) 631-8888 (Office)
    (716) 631-3803 (Fax)
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    Eye Care & Vision Associates
    ECVA-Niagara Falls
    6917 Plaza Dr
    Niagara Falls, NY 14304
    (716) 631-8888 (Office)
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    Tell us about your experience with Dr. Hammersmith
    Tell us about the office & staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Tell us about Dr. Hammersmith
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Tell us about yourself How's this used?
    Your gender:
       
    Your age group:
    18 – 24 years old
    Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years:
    0 visits
    Display Name:
    City, State:
    Email: *
    How would you like to verify your survey? *
     
    Standard text messaging and data rates may apply.

    Submit Survey

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