Dr. Neil Gross, MD

Dr. Neil Gross, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
Dr. Neil Gross, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Lynn, MA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Yale Medical School-M.D., in 1981 and specializes in ophthalmology and ophthalmic plastic & reconstructive surgery.Read his story

330 Lynnway Ste 335

Lynn, MA 01901

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Neighborhood Health Plan (NHP)
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Visual Field Defects
more than 77% of peers
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
more than 76% of peers
more than 71% of peers

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Dr. Gross' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Gross "Neil Gross, M.D. is board certified in Ophthalmology and one of 600 fellowship- trained and certified Ophthalmic Plastic Surgeons in the U.S. He practices on the North Shore of Massachusetts and has over 20 years of surgical experience. A graduate of Harvard College (Summa Cum Laude) and the Yale University School of Medicine, Dr. Gross completed his ophthalmology residency at the University of Michigan and his fellowship at the Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Infirmary in New York City. Dr. Gross specializes in Botox, dermal fillers, cosmetic eyelid surgery and reconstructive eyelid surgery. And, because he is also an ophthalmologist, he performs routine eye exams, prescribes glasses and treats complex eye disorders like glaucoma, macular degeneration, diabetes and cataracts. Dr. Gross publishes columns on eye health and ophthalmic plastic surgery in the Lynn Journal and other North Shore newspapers. He has written scientific articles in peer review journals, co-authored chapters on cosmetic eyelid surgery in a major ophthalmic plastics textbook, produced programs on the eye for public access cable TV and taught ophthalmic plastics surgical techniques to ophthalmologists at the American Academy of Ophthalmology Professional Associations American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery American Academy of Ophthalmology Forms of Payment We accept payment by major credit/debit card, cash, check and money order. Insurances Accepted We accept most insurance carriers including Aetna, Blue Cross, Cigna, Evercare, Harvard Pilgrim, Mass Health, Medicare, Neighborhood Health Plan, Tufts, United Health Care, and Unicare. If you require a referral, we will assist you. Office Hours Monday through Friday: 8.30 am - 5.00 pm "
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2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

37  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Heterophoria
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
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1  Procedures

  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy

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 College-B.A. Biology, Summa Cum Laude
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • Yale Medical School-M.D.,
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Michigan's Kellogg Eye Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery-Manhattan Eye and Ear Hospital In New York City
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gross has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gross' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gross to family and friends
10 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Gross' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

He is excellent eye doctor. Smart and spends time listening to my problem. He solved my eye irritation and now I am comfortable and love my new eye prescription. I can really see now. Would recommend him to everyone.
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I have always had a perfect experience here.The doc really listens!...M.L.
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He is a knowledgeable superdoc. Would recommend him highly to anyone seeking great care.
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He is very personable and helped me feel at ease during all of my visits with him.
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