Dr. Giacomo Guggino, MD

Dr. Giacomo Guggino, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 77
(20)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Giacomo Guggino, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Tampa, FL. He is 77 years old.

3109 W Swann Ave

Tampa, FL 33609

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • 5 More

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Esotropia
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more than 85% of peers
Migraine
normal
more than 77% of peers
Exotropia
normal
more than 73% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Pediatric Ophthalmology
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
53

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Duane Retraction Syndrome
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis

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Procedures

  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis

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 Tampa
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of Miami / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Children's National Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Geo Washington University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Guggino has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Guggino's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Guggino to family and friends
3.1
based on 20 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (3)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Guggino'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
GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Hartland, WI |
In April 2016 we were on a family vacation when I got a foreign body in my eye. I was in excruciating pain. Dr Gugginos staff was able to get me an immediate appt and they were so kind and helpful. Dr Guggino was excellent and removed the object! Fast forward to Nov 2017 when I receive my first...more
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in Trinity, FL |
We are so thankful for Dr. Guggino for our daughter's eye surgery. Dr. Guggino is incredibly knowledgeable and caring. He was very kind and understanding with our daughter who was very scared to go through this surgery. We feel incredibly blessed to have Dr. Guggino for this delicate eye...more
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St Petersburg, FL |
If I could give 0 stars I would. After initially being told I would need to wait 3 months for my daughter to be seen I was ecstatic that after explaining the urgency of the appointment they were able to work me in a week later. That's the only positive experience we had with this office. The nurse...more
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in Dunnellon, FL |
Dr. Guggino is very personable tenancious will stick with you as long as you need him with your eye needs, very understanding specialist I would highly recommend him I am very happy with the outcome of my muscle eye surgery.. Outstanding!!
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in Tampa, FL |
You cannot find a more experienced Pediatric Ophthalmologist in the Tampa Bay area! My son loves Dr. Guggino. I highly recommend!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Guggino accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
    Group Plan PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Humana HMO
    Humana POS
    Humana PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • Tricare
    Standard
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Guggino has admitting privileges

St. Joseph's Hospital
3001 W Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Tampa, FL 33607
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