Dr. Michael Pinnolis MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Michael Pinnolis is an ophthalmologist in Newton Center, Massachusetts and is affiliated with Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary. He received his medical degree from Tulane University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 37 years. Dr. Pinnolis accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 187 doctors at Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology, Retinal

Hospital Affiliation

Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
Ranked #4 in Ophthalmology

Education & Medical Training

Stanford University
Residency, 1978 - 1981

Alameda County Medical Center
Internship, Internal Medicine Preliminary Year, 1977 - 1978

Tulane University School of Medicine
Class of 1977

Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary
Fellowship, Retina & Vitreous Surgery, 1981 - 1982

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified 32 years in Ophthalmology

MA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Melanoma-associated retinopathy and recurrent exudative retinal detachments in a patient with choroidal melanoma.
Zacks, D. N., Pinnolis, M. K., Berson, E. L., Gragoudas, E. S.

AIDS and the posterior segment.
Graham, K., Pinnolis, M.

Treatment of progressive outer retinal necrosis with sorivudine.
Pinnolis, M. K., Foxworthy, D., Kemp, B.

See all 7 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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