Dr. Sharon Gross, MD

Dr. Sharon Gross, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
Age 63
(5)
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Dr. Sharon Gross, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Baltimore, MD and has been practicing for 30 years. She graduated from Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med in 1983 and specializes in ophthalmology, anterior segment ophthalmology, and more.Read her story

3449 Wilkens Ave Ste 201

Baltimore, MD 21229

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Blepharitis
very high
more than 95% of peers
Stye
high
more than 90% of peers
Eyelid Disorders
high
more than 87% of peers

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Dr. Gross' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Gross "Dr. Gross completed a Doctorate degree in Biochemistry ( Ph.D.) prior to attending Medical School at the University of Miami school of Medicine. Residency and fellowship training at Harvard Medical School in Boston was completed at the Beth Israel Deaconess and Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary ( Ophthalmology Dept associated with the Massachusetts General Hospital). Dr. Gross was appointed Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at University of Maryland Medical School, has research experience in Biochemistry and Ophthalmology and has taught residents in Ophthalmology at The University of Maryland and Greater Baltimore Medical Center. Dr. Gross is now in private practice in Baltimore in order to devote all of her time to taking care of her patients. Her special interests include all causes of Dry Eye , irritative conditions affecting the eye and contact lens related problems and fitting. Dr. Gross also treats Glaucoma , cataracts and Diabetics. She has a personalized approach to your care which involves evaluating your entire medical history and focusing on nutrition and lifestyle modification to achieve optimal health."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gross "My patients are treated how I wish to be treated; as an individual with unique and special concerns. I do not work with technicians or assistants, just one-on-one care with a doctor who cares about you and listens to your concerns."
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & External Diseases
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Board Certifications

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

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergies
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diplopia
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren Syndrome, Primary
  • Sjögren Syndrome, Secondary
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome, Juvenile, Secondary to Autoimmune Disease
  • Stye
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

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Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Laser Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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

  • Albany Medical College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Beth Israel Hosp/harvard
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Mass Ee Infirm/harvard
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Mass Ee Infirm/harvard
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • State University of NY at Albany
    Other Education | Completed 1976

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
4.2
based on 5 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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    (4)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Gross' Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Catonsville, MD |
I have been going to Dr. Gross for many years. She is an excellent Doctor!! Her manner is very pleasant and I am always impressed by her extended medical knowledge that she shares with me, not only her knowledge of eye expertise but other health concerns. I highly recommend her to family and...more
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in Baltimore, MD |
She is just money hungry Having patients make unnecessary appts. Now she will not accept Medicare. How can someone be so cruel to our older generation.
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Medicare has developed onerous policies which are forcing solo doctors out of the program. This patient is angry because she wishes that she could continue have my care under the Medicare system. She should...more
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Dr. Gross accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Preferred PPO
    CareFirst Maryland POS
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Gross has admitting privileges

Greater Baltimore Medical Center
6701 N Charles St
Towson, MD 21204
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Saint Agnes Hospital
900 Caton Ave
Baltimore, MD 21229
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