Dr. Yosef Gindzin, MD

Dr. Yosef Gindzin, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
Dr. Yosef Gindzin, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Grand Rapids, MI and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from University Of Michigan Medical School in 1996 and specializes in ophthalmology and vitreoretinal disease & surgery.

3300 Walker View Dr NW

Grand Rapids, MI 49544

Contact Information

(616) 949-2600

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Always Care Benefits
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Care Network of Michigan (BCN)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 32 More

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Top Care Areas

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Retinal Vein Occlusion
very high
more than 98% of peers
Retina Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers
Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 95% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

61  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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8  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of Michigan Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Cleveland Clinic Fndn
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Cleveland Clin Found
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gindzin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gindzin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gindzin to family and friends
82 total reviews (41 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (82)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Gindzin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (41)

Excellent Eye Doctor - Has fixed all My problems for fifteen years. Great Bedside Manners - Great Guy. Would recommend Him to all - - - - -
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Dr. Gindzin is a wonderful surgeon. He is also excellent in explaining your condition, how he plans to resolve it and what you must do to take care of yourself. A wonderful Doctor!
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I lost vision in my right eye in 2012, and after Dr. Gindzin administered a series of shots in my eye my sight returned! Hooray! I see him bi-monthly for a check up, and all is well. He’s a great human being, and very skilled. He also fixed my wife’s detached retina. I’m glad he’s younger than...more
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Absolutely would recommend Dr. Gindzin to anyone I come across! I believe that Word of mouth is the best advertising there is! That's how I came across Dr. Gindzin! I was telling someone who lives in my building about the problem I was having after catarack surgery! He recommended that I see...more
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I have recommended Dr. Gindzen to friends having eye issues, numerous times. He is the best. He has been as concerned about my recovery as my family and as enthusiastic about the success as I have. It really shows he cares and it's personal.
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