Dr. Carl Guterman, MD

Dr. Carl Guterman, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
Dr. Carl Guterman, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Hackensack, NJ and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in 1986 and specializes in ophthalmology.

385 Prospect Ave Ste 3

Hackensack, NJ 07601

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

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Extraocular Muscle Surgery
more than 40% of peers
Blocked Tear Duct
more than 39% of peers
more than 11% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

14  Conditions Treated

  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Diplopia
  • Duane Retraction Syndrome
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Headache
  • Hypertropia
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Migraine
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nystagmus
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Still's Disease

1  Procedures

  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • North Shore-Lij Health System
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Michael Reese Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Kellogg Eye Center University Mich Med School Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Guterman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Guterman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Guterman to family and friends
45 total reviews (16 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (45)

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Dr. Guterman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (16)

We have been seeing Dr. Guterman since we moved to New Jersey five years ago. We bring several of our children there and he makes each of them feel comfortable with his easygoing personality. He chats with them and makes them laugh, and patiently waits as they take their time choosing stickers. He...more
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Dr. Guterman is a friendly and professional physician and we have used him since I was a toddler. He is well-trained and caring. Best of all, he takes the extra time to put his patients and families at ease and does the entire exam himself.
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We have been seeing Dr. Guterman for 3 years with both our sons. He is child friendly, efficient, and timely. His office is fun for children. Thank you
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Dr Gutterman is personable, great with kids, explains everything very well and is extremely knowledgeable And competent. We had a wonderful experience and our child enjoyed his medical visit. Highly recommend!
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Dr Guterman is a very knowledgeable, kind and patient doctor. We are very impressed with his ability to diagnose and treat eye issues for our child. He is an expert in his field and we trust him!
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