Dr. Gerald Hazouri, MD

Dr. Gerald Hazouri, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 78
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Dr. Gerald Hazouri, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Gainesville, FL and has been practicing for 53 years. He graduated from Univ Of Fl Coll Of Med in 1965 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

4313 NW 8th Ave

Gainesville, FL 32605

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
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Top Care Areas


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more than 81% of peers
Dry Eyes
more than 74% of peers
more than 58% of peers

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Dr. Hazouri's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hazouri "Dr. Gerald Hazouri received his Bachelor of Science from the University of Florida. He went on to obtain his medical degree from the University of Florida College of Medicine. After an internship at Baylor University Hospital in Houston, he served as a General Medical Officer with the United States Navy in Vietnam. He then returned to the University of Florida to complete his Ophthalmology Residency. He began practicing near Alachua General Hospital in downtown Gainesville in 1971. In 1998, Dr. Hazouri joined the practice, and he continues offering exceptional eye care to the community."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hazouri "At North Florida Cataract Specialists and Vision Care, patient satisfaction is our top priority. Our experienced physicians and staff are committed to meeting your needs and providing the finest eye care possible."


  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

Conditions Treated



  • Dry Macular Degeneration Management
  • Eye Examination
  • Glaucoma Treatment

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.


  • University Of Florida
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Univ Of Fl Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1965
  • Baylor U Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1966
  • Shands Hospital At The University Of Florida
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hazouri has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hazouri's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hazouri to family and friends
based on 8 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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Dr. Hazouri's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Branford FL
I've been a patient of Dr Hazouri's for many years. He and his staff have always been wonderful to work with! The new office is very nice and the staff are super helpful and kind. Dr. Hazouri always answers my questions, and makes me feel very well cared for. I highly recommend him and and...more
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in Gainesville, FL
There is a lack of communication between doctor and patient. His nurse interprets what she believes the patient said, then he interprets what he believes the nurse said so he never actually hears the patient's problem. When accuracy is sacrificed in the name of saving time it serves neither...more
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