Ophthalmology

MedStar Georgetown ophthalmologists are trained in the latest techniques for diagnosing and treating a wide variety of disorders, conditions, and injuries of the eyes. We specialize in both medical and surgical ophthalmology and provide routine exams, glasses, and contact lenses.

Our technology, as well as our caring approach to treatment, is tailored to the specific needs of each individual patient. Should you require intervention to treat your vision, we offer the greatest level of comfort, minimally invasive techniques and state-of-the-art retinal laser treatments.

Our eye centers provide a full array of diagnostic and treatment options for diseases affecting the eye. Learn more about eye care services and treatments

WATCH: Innovative Treatment Option for Macular Degeneration

A tiny device is making a big difference in the lives of people with end-stage macular degeneration (AMD), the leading cause of blindness in people over the age of 65 according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Dr. Jay Lustbader, chair of ophthalmology at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, describes the new procedure.
Dr. Jay Lustbader describes the procedure.

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For more information or to schedule an appointment with an ophthalmologist, call our scheduling line. 

855-546-0629

Ophthalmology and Optometry Specialists

For Aspiring Healthcare Professionals

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