Dr. Eric Putnoi, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
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Age 48
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Dr. Eric Putnoi, MD
Dr. Eric Putnoi is a native of Newton, MA. He has followed his father's footsteps into the practice of ophthalmology. He attended Boston University School of Medicine where he was graduated Cum Laude and was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha Honors Society. He completed an internship at Newton-Wellesley Hospital, followed by surgical residency training at Boston Medical Center where he served as Chief Resident. Dr. Putnoi has been working in private practice in the Boston suburbs since finishing training in 2005. A comprehensive ophthalmologist, Dr. Putnoi has unique expertise in cataract surgery as one of the first in the area to use the Femtosecond Laser and advanced technology intraocular lenses. He performs surgery at Surgisite in Waltham and at Mass Eye and Ear Infirmary in Boston. Dr. Putnoi is also utilizing the latest modalities to diagnose and treat glaucoma and has increased availability for diabetic eye exams, problem visits and the evaluation and management of dry eye, and macular degeneration. Dr. Putnoi is Board Certified in Ophthalmology and is a Fellow of the American Board of Ophthalmology. He is on staff at Mass Eye and Ear, Newton-Wellesley Hospital, Brockton Hospital, Caritas Good Samaritan Hospital, Boston Medical Center, and SurgiSite Boston.

1 Washington St Ste 403

Wellesley Hills, MA 02481

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Dr. Eric Putnoi, MD

Dr. Eric Putnoi, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

Our mission is to provide high quality,patient-centered eye care with compassion, empathy and respect.  We take pride in knowing our patients and make every effort to ensure a pleasant experience. We do not take your time for granted and strive to keep the office running on schedule.As delivering healthcare has become more challenging in the modern era of computers and coding, we are committed to maintaining the human connection throughout the process.
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Dr. Putnoi's Experience

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Dr. Putnoi's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Trauma
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Still's Disease
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

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Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Sutureless Cataract Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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.

Education

  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Newton Wellesley Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Boston Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Putnoi's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Putnoi to family and friends
4.1
based on 8 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Putnoi'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
    31 to 45 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Gloucester |
Dr. Putnoi is a world class doctor! He has done cataract surgery on both my eyes using the latest medical technology with superb results. He has the rare combination of a warm caring personality and excellent surgical skills. I highly recommend Dr. Putnoi to anyone seeking the very best in Eye care.
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Dr. Putnoi accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan
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  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
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Hospitals where Dr. Putnoi has admitting privileges

Massachusetts General Hospital
55 Fruit St
Boston, MA 02114
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Newton - Wellesley Hospital
2014 Washington St
Newton, MA 02462
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Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital
680 Centre St
Brockton, MA 02302
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