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Dr. Selvin Gnanakkan, OD

2.0 (5)
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Overview of Dr. Selvin Gnanakkan, OD

Dr. Selvin Gnanakkan, OD is an Optometrist in Gaithersburg, MD. They graduated from Pennsylvania College of Optometry. Patients rated Dr. Gnanakkan an average 2.0 star rating.

Dr. Gnanakkan works at Practice in Gaithersburg, MD with other offices in Glendale, AZ and Pikesville, MD. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Gnanakkan's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Argos Vision and Eye Care Center
    15920 Shady Grove Rd, Gaithersburg, MD 20877 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (301) 637-3181
  2. 2
    Cigna Healthcare of Az #52
    7734 N 59th Ave, Glendale, AZ 85301 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (623) 931-1043
  3. 3
    Precision Vision & Ultimate Eyewear
    4000 Old Court Rd Ste 204, Pikesville, MD 21208 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (410) 653-2400

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    About Dr. Selvin Gnanakkan, OD

    • Optometry
    Languages Spoken
    • English, Gujarati and Tamil
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    NPI Number
    • 1104980846
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Pennsylvania College of Optometry
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    Undergraduate School
    • University Of Maryland
    Undergraduate School

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    Dr. Selvin Gnanakkan, OD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Gnanakkan is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    5 patients have reviewed Dr. Gnanakkan. The overall rating for this provider is 2.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Gnanakkan.

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