Dr. Joseph Bouvier Jr, MD

Dr. Joseph Bouvier Jr, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
(19)
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Dr. Joseph Bouvier Jr, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Springfield, MA. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 15 years.

275 Bicentennial Hwy

Springfield, MA 01118

Contact Information

(413) 783-3100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
very high
more than 94% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 93% of peers
Eye Infections
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Duane Retraction Syndrome
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Esophoria
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eye Melanoma
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Floaters
  • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pars Planitis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (ALK)
  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Sclera
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • LASIK
  • Laser Surgery
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • 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.

Education

  • University of California, Berkeley
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Wilford Hall / USAF Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill-Cornell School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Lions Eye Institue/Albany Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University of California, Berkeley / Masters Degree in Public Health
    Other Education | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bouvier Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bouvier Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bouvier Jr to family and friends
4.6
based on 19 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Bouvier Jr's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Holyoke, MA |
Dr Bouvier is an amazing physician. His technicians are very competent and are very knowledgeable. There may be a bit of a wait, but you get your time with him, as he gives the best of care. And Sarah, is so helpful in booking and rescheduling, as i had to reschedule. Best experience.
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Springfield, MA |
Dr. Bouvier is amazing. Very competent, friendly and trustworthy. His secretary, Sarah, is the complete opposite. If you can put up with her, I would highly recommend Dr Bouvier.
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in Granville, MA |
Excellent communicator, surgery and preparation were outstanding - very much an empathetic doctor- takes time to explain what he or the techs are doing and what to expect next.
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in Ware, MA |
I was totally happy with my experience. Talked with me and explained everything. The results were amazing. I will recommend him to everyone without hesitation.
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in Wilbraham, MA |
I have always had an outstanding experience with Dr. Bouvier, Jr. He takes his time, explains your condition, treatment plan, and expected outcome in as much detail as you desire. He is extremely competent, professional, compassionate and empathetic, in short, great bedside manner! I very highly...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Bouvier Jr accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Bouvier Jr has admitting privileges

Baystate Medical Center
759 Chestnut Street
Springfield, MA 01199
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Mercy Medical Center
271 Carew St
Springfield, MA 01104
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