Dr. Edward Jaccoma, MD

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Dr. Edward Jaccoma, MD
Edward H. Jaccoma, M.D Dr. Jaccoma is available for comprehensive eye examinations. In addition to performing medical eye examinations, Dr. Jaccoma specializes in laser and radiosurgery, dry eye and aesthetic eye care. Dr. Jaccoma obtained his Bachelor of Science degree Cum Laude from Fairfield University, Fairfield Connecticut in 1978 and his M. D. degree from the University of Vermont in 1982, where he was awarded admission to the AOA, an honorary medical society. His Medical Internship was taken at the Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C.. Dr. Jaccoma then completed a three year Ophthalmology Residency at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville. Dr. Jaccoma is a Diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners (1983) and is Board Certified in Ophthalmology by the American Board of Ophthalmology. He is a member in good standing of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, the Maine Medical Society, the Maine Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons, and the New England Ophthalmological Society. Dr. Jaccoma is past president of the Medical Staff of the H. D. Goodall Hospital, past president of the Maine Eye Physicians and Surgeons and is on the active medical staff at both the H. D. Goodall and Southern Maine Medical Centers (now known as the Southern Maine Health Centers of Biddeford and Sanford, Maine). Dr. Jaccoma is also on the teaching staff of the University of New England College of Medicine. He co-founded Associated Skin Care and was the former medical director of the Medi-Spa at Akari, located in Portland, Maine. As of Mid-June, he transferred his hospital staff privileges to York Hospital, where he continues to offer advanced medical and cosmetic eyelid surgeries. Dr. Jaccoma is also a practicing cosmetic and reconstructive Oculoplastic surgeon offering lid and brow lifts and blepharoplasty surgery. Dr. Jaccoma also performs restorative treatments such as photofacial laser treatments, Pelleve® skin tightening procedures, facial contouring and wrinkle reduction with Botox Cosmetic® and using fillers such as Radiesse® Sculptra®and Juvederm. Dr. Jaccoma has lectured on aesthetic and dry eye disease extensively and presented his latest research at the annual Association of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons meeting in Los Angels, California, on May 8, 2017. He has published papers in peer reviewed literature and remains active in educating medical students from UNE. He continues to actively study dry eye and related diseases and please feel free to contact his office to hear about the latest protocols and to see if you may be a candidate.

Kittery Eye

99 US Route 1 Byp Ste B

Kittery, ME 03904

Contact Information

(207) 439-4958

Dr. Edward Jaccoma, MD

Dr. Edward Jaccoma, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

Mission Statement: At New England Dry Eye, we strive to deliver the best in comprehensive dry eye therapy, including the advanced Lipiview and Lipiflow technologies from Tear Science. Thanks to Tear Science and the work of one of their founders, Dr. Korb, we have a deeper understanding of some of the major causes of dry eye disease. Using State-of-the-Art technologies, it is now possible to detect these causes before they progress to significant symptoms and obvious pathology. More importantly, we now have a number of safe, comfortable, effective treatments (Lipiflow, IPL and a unique radiofrequency treatment) for a major player - Meibomian Gland Dysfunction and its end-result, evaporative dry eye disease. Caught and treated early, we can help to prevent this otherwise chronic, progressive, frustrating and potentially debilitating problem. With over 30 years of practice, we have a depth of experience and reputation for excellence that we encourage you to come see for yourself.
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Dr. Jaccoma's Experience

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  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
20

Conditions Treated

  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Conjunctival Disorders
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Keratitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Trichiasis
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Procedures

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Tear Duct Surgery

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Fairfield University, Fairfield Ct
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1978
  • University Of Vermont / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Wash Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University Of Virginia
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Jaccoma's Reviews

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Dr. Jaccoma's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Dr. Jaccoma accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
    Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union WC
  • Anthem
    Pathway X Bronze Direct CACA IN HIX
    Pathway X Enhanced/Ind Guided Access ME
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • MVP Health Care
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Jaccoma has admitting privileges

York Hospital
15 Hospital Dr
York, ME 03909
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