Parag A. Gokhale, MD

Parag A. Gokhale, MD
Would recommend provider
 
4.8 out of 5 stars

219 Patient Ratings
75 Comments

Seattle

Departments
Cosmetic Services
Ophthalmology
Eye Care (Ophthalmology and Optometry)

Specialties
Ophthalmology, Cataract Surgery, Glaucoma, Minimally Invasive Surgery

Board Certifications
American Board of Ophthalmology

Education
University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, 1995

Internship
LDS Hospital, Salt Lake City, 1996

Residency
Ophthalmology, W.K. Kellogg Eye Center, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1999

Fellowships
Glaucoma, Shiley Eye Center, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, 2000

Joined Virginia Mason
January 2006


Patient Ratings
All ratings are submitted by Virginia Mason patients and are verified by an independent, national patient survey company. Ratings are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score. Learn about the ratings.

Would recommend provider
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's friendliness and courtesy
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
My confidence in provider
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider spoke in clear language
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's effort to include me in decisions
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's explanation of condition or problem
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's concern for questions and worries
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Time provider spent with me
 
4.7 out of 5 stars

Patient Comments
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June 2017
Dr. G´s analysis of the Visual Field Test results are a little hard for me to track, but I get it at a general level.

June 2017
Best I´ve had for my eye care.

May 2017
excellent and caring physician

May 2017
Have recommended Dr Gokhale to others. He involved me in a decision about a possible medication change and after hearing my concerns decided to continue as before.

May 2017
I always feel un-rushed and cared for by Doctor.

May 2017
Very impressed by provider!

May 2017
Dr. G. is patient and kind. His soft-spoken manner keeps me calm in an anxiety-provoking setting. I have confidence in his ability as a physician & in his desire to care for me well.

May 2017
I´m very pleased with the service provided. I live in Alaska and believe that it´s worth my while and health to travel to the Virginia Mason eye clinic.

May 2017
Both Dr. Gohkale and his assistance- I wish I could remember her name are awesome.

April 2017
Outstanding Doctor, excellent listening skills.

April 2017
Medication regimen was complex. Fortunately I was able to refer to the VaM website for written instructions. Invaluable resource.

March 2017
Doctor is the most organized provider that I have ever seen. Always interested, always explains proceedures.

March 2017
I appreciate this provider very much and is worth the wait. I know that he has full schedules everyday and then probably has to work in emergencies.

March 2017
Dr Gokhale has always been excellent at telling me what´s going on and how treatment is progressing.

March 2017
Couldn´t wish for a better doctor.

March 2017
Dr. Gokhale has always been superb at explaining my medical situation in terms that are comprehensible. Each and every appointment he takes the time to explain test results, changes, etc and the course of action. I´m very confident giving him the care of my eyes.

February 2017
Dr. Gokhale was EXCELLENT. Even tho´ from the time I made my appt. until my actual appt. date was a few months he was SO WORTH THE WAIT. He explained everything to me in a great manner and really made me feel confident that he would help me with any problems that I might encounter.

February 2017
Very caring. Personally _____ in my health _____.

January 2017
dr Gokahle is an exceptional dr. he listens is respectful explains everything so I can understand and is brilliant as well as very kind. he´s friendly most gracious a consummate professional and an excellent physician who is compassionate and caring. I trust him implicitly.

January 2017
Dr . G makes the wait time worthwhile. I have never felt rushed through an exam .I have the utmost respect for his expertise and level of concern. We come in from living 3 hours away to see him.

January 2017
Dr. Gokhale is very a very credible and caring physician. I feel I´m getting the best possible care.

January 2017
dr gokhale is very thorough and very reassuring. excellent experience.

December 2016
very clear description of my condition. Took the time to explain and discuss with me

December 2016
dr gokhale is a real professional. I am so glad I have his with me on ly journey with glaucoma

December 2016
Dr. Gokhale is extremely thorough and I always understand and agree with the plan we are pursuing. Problems with one´s eyes are always scary, but I have the utmost confidence in Dr. Gokhale´s concern for, and ability to treat, my eye problems.

December 2016
The DR is excellent What he tells me is what happens and I know I can trust his answers and advice.

December 2016
The entire procedure went well.

November 2016
Dr. Gokhale is always prepared for my visit, he has reviewed my records and any exams I have had before seeing him. He listens, never seems rushed during the appointment, and is very careful to see I understand what is going on with my eyes.

November 2016
I learned so much about my condition from Dr. Gokhale´s patient explanations. He was very thorough and did not make me feel rushed.

October 2016
Excellent Dr. My husband & me are really happy to see him.

October 2016
It is a pleasure to be Dr. Gokhale´s patient.

October 2016
Dr. Gokale was very informative about my condition, treatments options, and long range plan.

October 2016
Dr. Gokhale - outstanding!!!

September 2016
Can´t say enough nice things about this dr. He was great and very caring. I have the utmost confidence in him.

September 2016
Dr. Gokhale is always caring and courteous. He spends time explaining the issues diabetics often have with their eyes in easy to understand terms

September 2016
Care provided is is overall consistently very good.

September 2016
Dr. Gokale was informative and caring, but was rushed.

August 2016
Again entirely excellent...appreciated details on my situation and planned followup...feel fortunate to be in Dr G´s care! Thankypu

August 2016
We love Dr. Gokhale. He is kind, thorough and really explains everything well. Great with our questions.

July 2016
really liked the doctor

July 2016
I appreciate having a provider that specializes in glaucoma for me to see.

July 2016
Dr. Gokhale needs to work with his assistant to make sure his appts. with patients are kept to a reasonable amount of time waiting.

July 2016
Very organized provider and staff

July 2016
Superior in all regards

July 2016
Dr. Gokhale is quite able to explain my conditions in words I can understand. Patient and kind, as well.

July 2016
How often can someone give 5´s across the board. This is how much I appreciate the Dr. and his staff.

June 2016
Dr. Gokhale is wonderful, always calm, kind, and informative. He really cares. I know he is busy but you feel like you are his only patient.

June 2016
Dr Gokale is a warm, smart physician. He always takes time to investigate my condition in my eyes and provides excellent explanations of problems and treatments.

June 2016
I have always had confidence in Dr. Gokhale´s professionalism and concern in treating my problems.

June 2016
Excellent care; unmatched by other physicians I have seen concerning my diagnosis.

May 2016
Dr Gokhale is probably the best doctor I have dealt with.

May 2016
Dr. Gokhale is excellent. I always feel I am in good hands. He always explains or answers my questions very well. He seems very nice, caring.

May 2016
Dr. Gokhale and his staff were very caring. It is deeply appreciated.

May 2016
I have utter confidence in this doctor.

May 2016
glad to be in such good care

May 2016
doctor very busy. I am usually prepared with questions and do get answers.

May 2016
For Dr. Gokhale you need slot of "excellent" or "goes above & beyond" - He was absolutely wonderful!

May 2016
dr Gokahle is the best an exceptional dr. thorough prepared listens well explains and clarifies info very approachable kind caring excellent follows up contacts you. outstanding dr wonderful care!

April 2016
I chose to have my cataract surgery by Dr. Gokhale because he came highly recommended by an ophthalmologist who knew him.

April 2016
This doctor is wonderful as are most VM doctors

March 2016
Dr. Gokhale is great! Smart, gentle, caring but seemed very busy & rushed.

March 2016
Dr. Gokhale is amazing - kind, concerned and always listens to what I say.

March 2016
Dr. Gokhale is one of the best eye care doctors! Very patient, understanding, explains well & superior surgeon!

February 2016
Excellent practitioner

January 2016
outstanding

January 2016
Dr. Gohkale explains and shows the results of my tests with detail which is wonderful except that all I want to know is my condition getting worse or stable. Wait times in between tests too long.

January 2016
Dr. Gokhale is always very concerned & courteous.

January 2016
Excellent.

December 2015
Superb explanations took time very caring. Dr Gohkale is exceptional a wonderful provider. Professional caring kind excellent

December 2015
Dr. Gokhale was significantly behind schedule, but he did not rush through my appointment. My case is stable and I was experiencing no problems, so I expected him to hurry, but he took plenty of time to explain the comparison of my tests to previous ones. He explained things he looks for that might indicate any progression of my condition. He asked repeatedly if I had any concerns and urged me to contact the office if I did.

December 2015
Dr. Gokhale has earned my utmost trust in caring for the condition of my eyes. He always takes the time to explain my conditions, options for treatment and expectations of results. He uses language I can easily understand and always addresses my concerns and questions with kindness, concern and professionalism. I´m extremely confident in his ability to provide me with the best possible care.

November 2015
Excellent

November 2015
Dr. Gokhale is exceptional.

October 2015
I have recommended Dr. Gokhale to others who suffer from glaucoma too, they have also been very satisfied with him.

July 2015
Long - 40 min. wait for after lunch.