Dr. Neil Gross, MD

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Dr. Neil Gross, MD
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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    3.9
    based on 8 total reviews (2 with comments)
    Dr. Gross' 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
      EXCELLENT
    • Average wait time
      Under 10 minutes
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    He is a knowledgeable superdoc. Would recommend him highly to anyone seeking great care.
    Medford, MA |
    He is very personable and helped me feel at ease during all of my visits with him.
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    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

    Dr. Gross says...

    • Blepharospasm
    • Cataracts
    • Chalazion/Styes
    • Conjunctivitis
    • Diabetic Eye Disease
    • Double vision
    • Droopy Eyelids from excess upper eyelid skin
    • Eyelid muscle disorders (ptosis)
    • Dry Eye
    • Eye Allergies
    • Eye socket problems
    • Eyelid Cancers
    • Eyelid Malpositions
    • Eyelids that turn in (entropion)
    • Eyelids that turn out (ectropion)
    • Facial Wrinkles
    • Glaucoma
    • Iritis (Eye Inflammation)
    • Macular Degeneration
    • Nearsightedness and Farsightedness
    • Red Eye
    • Tearing problems
    • Thyroid Eye Disease (Graves disease)

    Dr. Gross says...

    • Blepharoplasty for cosmetic and non-cosmetic purposes
    • Dermal Fillers
    • Botox
    • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
    • Care for complex eye disorders like glaucoma, macular degeneration and diabetes
    • Eye exams and eyeglass prescriptions
    • cataract surgery
    • Removal of cancerous and non-cancerous eyelid growths
    • Repair of droopy eyelids (ptosis)
    • Repair of eyelid problems related to thyroid eye disease
    • Repair of eyelid malpositions (in-turning eyelids and out-turning eyelids)
    • Treatment of styes
    • Brow lifts
    • Correction of misdirected eyelashes
    • Correction of tearing problems
    • Removal of pterygia
    • Treatment of blepharospasm and other abnormal facial movements
    • Eye socket reconstruction

    Dr. Gross' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Ophthalmology
    •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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    • Ophthalmology

    Conditions Treated

    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Blepharitis
    • Cataract
    • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
    • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Ectropion of Eyelid
    • 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
    • Trichiasis
    • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Visual Field Defects

    Education

    • Medical School
      Yale Medical School-M.D.,

      Graduated in 1981

    • Internship Hospital
      Henry Ford Hospital
    • Residency Hospital
      University Of Michigan's Kellogg Eye Center

      Completed in 1986

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery-Manhattan Eye and Ear Hospital In New York City
    • Undergraduate School
      Harvard College-B.A. Biology, Summa Cum Laude

      Graduated in 1977

    Languages Spoken

    • English

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    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology
    • Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

    Procedures Performed

    • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy