Dr. Jason Comander, MD

Dr. Jason Comander, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 42
Dr. Jason Comander, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Harvard Med Sch in 2001 and specializes in ophthalmology.

243 Charles St

Boston, MA 02114

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Retinal Dystrophy
very high
more than 96% of peers
Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
more than 81% of peers
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
more than 75% of peers

Dr. Comander'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Comander "Dr. Jason Comander is a fellowship-trained retina specialist at Mass. Eye and Ear. He offers eye care for patients with inherited retinal diseases."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

76  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Choroideremia
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Hyphema
  • Hypopyon
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Night Blindness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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8  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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.


  • Harvard Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Comander has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Comander's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Comander to family and friends
6 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Comander's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Nobody I would rather trust with my vision than Dr Comander. I was involved in a work related accident that resulted in a piece of metal in my eye and a retinal disattachment. Dr Comander and his colleagues were honest, upfront and professional about the reality and risk of my situation and...more
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Tim W, your wonderful feedback and rating mean a lot to us. Thank you!

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Two years ago on the Fourth of July, I ended up at Mass Eye and Ear hospital with a detached retina and needing to have emergency surgery. I was very lucky that Dr. Comander was on call that day. He and his team were wonderful in explaining what was going on and what the recovery would be. I...more
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Patti Williams, thank you so much for your high rating!

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Simply put, Dr. Commander is Brilliant. My wife has been a patient with Mass. ear & eye for 15 years and was seen by Dr. C. For the first time. He took the necessary time to explain a very complicated issue, answered every question, provided detailed explanation of all the R&D in place. He was...more
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I have Stargardt disease and have been to a few retinal doctors; they have huge caseloads, little patient time and poor social skills. Dr. Comander is a breath of fresh air, exhibiting patience & consideration. His office is staffed by professional and courteous people. I spent six hours going...more
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One of the most caring ad compassionate Dr.s have been treated by in the past.
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