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    Joseph L. Dowling, MD


    Dr. Dowling's Overview

    Dr. Dowling graduated from the Tufts University School of Medicine in 1950. He works in Providence, RI and specializes in Ophthalmology. Dr. Dowling is affiliated with Rhode Island Hospital and The Miriam Hospital.

    Dr. Dowling's Experience

    Years in Practice: 67

    Dr. Dowling's Specialties


    Dr. Dowling's Education & Training

    Medical School: Tufts University School of Medicine; Graduated 1950

    Dr. Dowling's Rating

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    Dr. Dowling's Accepted Insurance

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    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • First Health PPO
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    Dr. Dowling's Office Information & Appointments

    Office Locations

    Rhode Island Eye Institute

    150 E Manning St
    Providence, RI 02906
    (401) 272-2020


    Office Hours and Information

    Fax: (401) 421-5979

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    Accepting New Patients: Yes

    Medicare Accepted: Yes

    Medicaid Accepted: Yes

    Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Saturday Closed
    Sunday Closed

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