Dr. Vito Larocca, MD

Dr. Vito Larocca, MD

Pediatric Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 48
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Dr. Vito Larocca, MD is a pediatric ophthalmology specialist in Pembroke, MA and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in pediatric ophthalmology.

146 Church St Ste 6

Pembroke, MA 02359

Contact Information

(781) 826-2308

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Paralytic Strabismus
normal
more than 81% of peers
Diplopia
normal
more than 72% of peers
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
normal
more than 71% of peers

Dr. Larocca'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

  • Pediatric Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

26  Conditions Treated

1  Procedures

  • Extraocular Muscle 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

  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • St Vincent's Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Larocca has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Larocca's Reviews

2.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Larocca to family and friends
30 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (20)

Dr. Larocca's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I feel compelled to write a review after reading several bad reviews about this Dr. I don’t understand where those reviews came from because we had a wonderful experience here. I took my 6month old to see Dr. LaRocca today and he was incredibly kind and patient. I found that he and his whole...more
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This is worse doctor I have ever seen in my life. I have bring my 3 yr old daughter to him, but there is no toys or anything for babies. His check up process was terrible, as he and his staff are forcefully trying to see her eyes. He is rude and do not bother to explain. More over his diagnosis is...more
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We saw Dr. Larocca with our 3 year old son for Strabismus (an eye turn). At first he recommended that our son wear glasses (even though they said he had perfect vision). As soon as we told him our son was fighting wearing them, his whole demeanor changed & after wasting time/money on several...more
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Dr LaRocca is very patient and kind with children. He's also very thorough and not an alarmist. Some moms want that but not me! My daughter loves him!
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I had to take my 13 month old son to see this doctor for a blocked tear duct and both times I saw him he was rude, mean and not good with my son AT ALL! He rolled his eyes when I asked questions about my son's possible surgery and treated my son as if he'd never worked with a child in his life. I...more
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