Dr. Jennifer Galvin, MD

Dr. Jennifer Galvin, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 46
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Dr. Jennifer Galvin, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Stratford, CT and has been practicing for 14 years. She graduated from Wayne State University in 2003 and specializes in ophthalmology, ophthalmic surgery, and more.

495 Hawley Ln

Stratford, CT 06614

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Keratoconus
normal
more than 81% of peers
Sarcoidosis
normal
more than 79% of peers
Diplopia
normal
more than 78% of peers

Dr. Galvin'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.

3  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Ophthalmic Surgery
  • Pediatric Ophthalmology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Galvin does not have any board certifications listed.

51  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anisocoria
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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8  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Strabismus Examination
  • Strabismus Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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 Notre Dame
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • Wayne State University
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Resurrection Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Eastern Virginia Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • University of Illinois at Chicago
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • University of Michigan Hospitals
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Harvard Universtiy
    Other Education | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Galvin has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Galvin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Galvin's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Galvin to family and friends
6 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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

Dr. Galvin'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

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr Galvin has been my (almost 5 year old) son's eye Dr since he was an infant. He was born with congenital ptosis and without eyelid creases. She has always shown kindness, patience and understanding towards my son, who also has anxiety with doctors and strangers. She has also proven to be...more
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I was referred to Dr. Galvin by my ophthalmologist for my complaints of "double vision". I had 2 visits with Dr. Galvin to determine the probable cause, and to suggest remedies. After several visits, testing and a trial of prisms on my glasses, which I could not tolerate, we settled on surgery on...more
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