Dr. Jonathan Talamo, MD

Dr. Jonathan Talamo, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
Dr. Jonathan Talamo, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Waltham, MA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1601 Trapelo Rd Ste 184

Waltham, MA 02451

Contact Information

(781) 890-1023

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

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Corneal Erosion
more than 79% of peers
more than 76% of peers
Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
more than 69% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Talamo "Dr. Jonathan Talamo is a fellowship-trained ophthalmologist at Mass. Eye and Ear, Waltham. He treats patients for cataracts and offers vision correction surgeryOur principal goal is to make your visit with Talamo Hatch Laser Eye Consultants as informative, pleasant and as stress-free as possible. To accomplish that goal, I have selected and recruited a staff of highly trained professionals who possess a level of knowledge in cataract, corneal transplant and refractive surgery, which is unsurpassed by colleagues in their profession."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

28  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratoconus
  • Lymphedema, Hereditary, 1b
  • Mental Retardation - Short Stature - Unusual Facies
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Senile Cataracts

16  Procedures

  • Astigmatic Keratotomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Laser Surgery
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Lens Exchange
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • 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.


  • Weill Cornell Medical College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Chldns Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Wilmer Inst/Johns Hopkins
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Mass Eye and Ear Infirm Harvard
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Talamo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Talamo's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Talamo to family and friends
10 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Talamo's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr Jon has been my Ophthalmologist for the past 15 years, have no doubt he is one of the best in the WORLD! I have corneal granule dystrophy, inherited from my dad, also called Avalino dystrophy, or sometimes confused with lattice dystrophy, He has operated on my dad, several corneal transplants,...more
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After receiving almost $5k, the practice sent a notice referencing collections over a $40 billing issue I had been assured for months would be taken care of. After I complained, the doctors then refuse to provide information about other practices that can continue my care, and in the meantime my...more
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PLEASE DO NOT GO TO DR.TALAMO ! He is very disrespectful and inconsiderate of other peoples feelings and time.His staff is just as bad and do not have people skills ! I will never go to this Doctor again and I highly recommend you don't waste your time or energy with Dr.Jonathan H Talamo of Waltham...more
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