Dr. Michael Gingold, MD

Dr. Michael Gingold, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 61
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Dr. Michael Gingold, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Farmington, CT and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from University of Virginia / Main Campus and specializes in ophthalmology.

499 Farmington Ave Ste 100

Farmington, CT 06032

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • 13 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Tear Duct Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Eyelid Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Blocked Tear Duct
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Gingold'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

30  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Chalazion
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Graves' Disease
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease

11  Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Dacryoadenectomy
  • Dacryocystostomy or Dacryocystotomy
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Tear Duct 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

  • Colgate University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of Virginia / Main Campus
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Roanoke Meml Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • University Cincinnati
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Manhattan Eet Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Connecticut Magazine “Top Docs”, 2016
Media & Publications

Dr. Gingold has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gingold's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gingold to family and friends
9 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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

Dr. Gingold's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Felt like I wasn’t in good hands. Worked fast and carefully.
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Very efficient and intelligent. Was competent without being arrogant. Solved my eye issue in one visit when other doctors waited months to go unserviced and unresolved.
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