Dr. Gary Jaffe, MD

Dr. Gary Jaffe, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 65
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Dr. Gary Jaffe, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Aventura, FL and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Miami / School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in ophthalmology.

18999 Biscayne Blvd

Aventura, FL 33180

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Jaffe performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Diabetic Cataracts
very high
more than 93% of peers
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
very high
more than 91% of peers
Iridocyclitis
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Jaffe's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

30  Conditions Treated

  • Bell's Palsy
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

6  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • University Of Miami / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • St Vincent Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Bascom Palmer Eye Institute
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Jaffe has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jaffe's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jaffe to family and friends
10 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Jaffe's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

the receptionist is super personable and kind. DrJaffe is very courteous but i did not get any solution to my problem , Also the technicians are the ones that look into your eyes and do the tests . He just sat with me at the end and not even look up my eyes until I asked him to check in something....more
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Dr. Gary Jaffe did a commonly performed YAG laser procedure to clear up a haze that formed in my eye following cataract surgery a few years ago. Though the haze mostly cleared, I was left with a shadowy area and several floaters, one of which is so big and spiny it's like an insect flying around in...more
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I have been seeing Dr. Gary Jaffe at the Aventura location for many years. He is very thorough and he is a pleasant person. He cares about his patients and is very knowledgeable.
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I highly recommend Dr. Gary Jaffee. His office is very professional and treats their patients with the utmost respect and kindness. I have been through a lot with my eye and I appreciated the way Dr. Jaffe treated me. He presented me with a realistic outcome prior to my cataract surgery. I was not...more
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I was impressed by the office staff . The wait time was minimal and when I met with Dr. Jaffe I was very comfortable with his advice. He took time to answer my questions and told me step by step what to expect. The evening of my surgery he personally called to see how I was doing. Throughout the...more
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