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We found 21 ophthalmologists who accept Blue Choice Silver PPO 003 near Washington, DC.

Dr. Vanessa L Limawararut, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmology
6192 Oxon Hill Road; Suite 409
Oxon Hill, MD
 

Dr. Vanessa Lima is an ophthalmologist in Columbia, MD, Oxon Hill, MD, and Olney, MD. Dr. Lima speaks Thai. Clinical interests for Dr. Lima include macular degeneration, blepharoplasty, and cancer. She is affiliated with MedStar Health and Howard County General Hospital. After attending the University of Maryland School of Medicine, she completed her residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Maryland. Patients gave Dr. Lima an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. She honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice. Dr. Lima's practice is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Dry Eyes, Eyelid Problems, Cataracts, Glaucoma, Macular Degeneration, ... (Read more)

Dr. Sina John Sabet, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmology
5130 Duke Street; 9
Alexandria, VA
 

Dr. Sina Sabet is an ophthalmologist. He attended the University of Madras and the University of Michigan Medical School and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with Medical College of Wisconsin. His average rating from his patients is 2.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Sabet accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Sabet (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish and Persian. Dr. Sabet's professional affiliations include MedStar Georgetown University Hospital and Inova Fairfax Hospital. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Clinical interests: Cataracts, Glaucoma, Surgical Procedures, Cataract Surgery with Intraocular Lens Implantation

Dr. Jacob Alexander Clark, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmology
411 N Washington Street
Alexandria, VA
 

Dr. Jacob Clark is an Alexandria, VA physician who specializes in ophthalmology (eye disease). Areas of particular interest for Dr. Clark include glaucoma, cataract surgery with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation, and comprehensive ophthalmology. Dr. Clark is professionally affiliated with Inova Alexandria Hospital. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Clark accepts. Dr. Clark studied medicine at the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine. His training includes a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of Puerto Rico. Dr. Clark (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish and French.

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Clinical interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Eye Surgery, Cataracts, Glaucoma, Cataract Surgery with Intraocular ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Pediatric Ophthalmology
2041 Georgia Avenue Nw; Towers Building 2100
Washington, DC
 

Dr. Earl Kidwell practices pediatric ophthalmology. Dr. Kidwell's clinical interests include glaucoma. The average patient rating for Dr. Kidwell is 5.0 stars out of 5. Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Kidwell honors. After completing medical school at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Dr. Kidwell performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Johns Hopkins University. He has received professional recognition including the following: Washington, DC-Baltimore-Northern Virginia Super Doctors. He speaks Spanish. Dr. Kidwell is affiliated with Howard University Hospital, Maryland General Hospital, and Union Memorial Hospital & Extended Care Unit. He has an open panel.

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Clinical interests: Glaucoma, Plastic Surgery Procedures, Cataract Surgery with Intraocular Lens Implantation

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
110 Irving Street
Washington, DC
 

Dr. Mark Gonzalez is an ophthalmologist. Dr. Gonzalez's areas of clinical interest consist of refractive surgery (vision correction surgery) and cataract surgery with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. His education and training includes medical school at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and residency at Washington Hospital Center and Georgetown University Medical Center. He is professionally affiliated with MedStar Health. Dr. Gonzalez is accepting new patients.

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Clinical interests: Refractive Surgery, Cataract Surgery with Intraocular Lens Implantation

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
3800 Reservoir Road Nw
Washington, DC
 

Dr. Mary Tyler is a physician who specializes in ophthalmology (eye disease). Her areas of expertise include cataract surgery with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation and comprehensive ophthalmology. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Tyler honors. She studied medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine. For her professional training, Dr. Tyler completed a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas.

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Clinical interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Cataract Surgery with Intraocular Lens Implantation

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Specializes in Surgery, Ophthalmology
2150 Pennsylvania Avenue Nw; Suite 2a
Washington, DC
 

Dr. Janet Alexander specializes in surgery and ophthalmology (eye disease). She has a special interest in eye problems. She takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Alexander attended the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and then went on to complete her residency at George Washington University Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Northwestern University. Dr. Alexander (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish and French. Her professional affiliations include the University of Maryland Medical System, MedStar Health, and VA Maryland Health Care System.

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Clinical interests: Eye Problems

Dr. Amy V Kotecha, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmology
3801 Fairfax Drive; Suite 74
Arlington, VA
 

Dr. Amy Kotecha, who practices in Arlington, VA, is a medical specialist in ophthalmology (eye disease). Her patients gave her an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. She takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice. Before performing her residency at a hospital affiliated with Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Dr. Kotecha attended MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine. Dr. Kotecha (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish and Gujarati.

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Clinical interests: Plastic Surgery Procedures, Refractive Surgery

Dr. Reginald Dacosta Barnes Jr., MD
Specializes in Internal Medicine, Ophthalmology
2112 F Street North West; Suite 802
Washington, DC
 

Dr. Reginald Barnes sees patients in Washington, DC. His medical specialty is ophthalmology (eye disease). Dr. Barnes is a graduate of the University of Michigan Medical School. Patients gave him an average rating of 3.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and more.

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
3553 16th Street Nw
Washington, DC
 

Dr. Samuel Stoleru works as an ophthalmologist. He is especially interested in refractive surgery (vision correction surgery), glaucoma, and cataract surgery with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation. His patients gave him an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars. Dr. Stoleru honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice. He studied medicine at the University of Valle. He trained at George Washington University Medical Center for his residency. Dr. Stoleru (or staff) is conversant in Spanish, Italian, and Portuguese. He is affiliated with MedStar Health and Shady Grove Adventist Hospital. He has an open panel.

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Clinical interests: Cataracts, Glaucoma, Laser Surgery, Cataract Surgery with Intraocular Lens Implantation, Refractive ... (Read more)

Dr. Leonard M Friedman, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Ophthalmology
4201 Conn Avenue Nw; Suite 211
Washington, DC
 

Dr. Leonard Friedman is a pediatric ophthalmology specialist. He is especially interested in glaucoma, laser eye surgery, and radial keratotomy. Patient ratings for Dr. Friedman average 3.5 stars out of 5. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and more. Before performing his residency at Washington Hospital Center and a hospital affiliated with Johns Hopkins University, Dr. Friedman attended George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences for medical school. Dr. Friedman is affiliated with MedStar Health. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Clinical interests: Radial Keratotomy, Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Cataract Surgery, Glaucoma, Surgical Procedures, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
900 23rd Street Northwest
Washington, DC
 

Dr. Avneet Sodhi practices ophthalmology (eye disease). Dr. Sodhi is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze. She attended George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and then went on to complete her residency at George Washington University Medical Center and Tufts Medical Center. Dr. Sodhi (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish, Hindi, and Punjabi. She is affiliated with Tufts Medical Center. Dr. Sodhi is closed to new patients at this time.

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Specializes in Other, Ophthalmology
1111 19th Street North; Apartment #2405
Arlington, VA
 

Dr. Ghada Orkubi's specialty is ophthalmology (eye disease). She is rated 5.0 stars out of 5 by her patients. Dr. Orkubi is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers. She attended medical school at Alexandria University Faculty of Medicine. She trained at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center for residency. She speaks Arabic.

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
6192 Oxon Hill Road; Suite 409
Oxon Hill, MD
 

Dr. Brian Winter practices ophthalmology (eye disease). Dr. Winter's clinical interests include comprehensive ophthalmology. He is professionally affiliated with MedStar Montgomery Medical Center. He graduated from the University of Maryland School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Maryland. Dr. Winter accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and more. He has an open panel.

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Clinical interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
1145 19th Street; Suite 607
Washington, DC
 

Dr. George Patterson's area of specialization is ophthalmology (eye disease). He attended medical school at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine. In Dr. Patterson's practice, he is particularly interested in comprehensive ophthalmology. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 3.0 stars out of 5. Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Patterson accepts.

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Clinical interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology

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Specializes in Pediatric Ophthalmology
2401 Pennsylvania Avenue Nw; Suite Ll125
Washington, DC
 

Dr. Shirley Middleton is a pediatric ophthalmologist. Her areas of clinical interest consist of glaucoma, cataract surgery with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation, and comprehensive ophthalmology. She is rated highly by her patients. Dr. Middleton is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice. Her education and training includes medical school at Howard University College of Medicine and residency at Howard University Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Glaucoma, Cataract Surgery with Intraocular Lens Implantation

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What is Ophthalmology?

An ophthalmologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats problems of the eye. As opposed to optometrists, ophthalmologists are medical doctors, and their specialty is comprehensive eye care and eye surgery. An ophthalmologist can:
  • see patients for routine eye care
  • diagnose eye problems
  • prescribe glasses, contact lenses, and medications
  • provide refractive therapies to correct vision, such as LASIK
  • perform surgery on the eye

Ophthalmologists are trained in the same vision screening practices as optometrists; however, their practice tends to focus more on the medical and surgical management of complex eye disorders. Although vision is important, so is the physical health of the eye. An ophthalmologist performing an eye exam will examine the whole eye including the eyelids, the muscles that move the eye, the front and back parts of the eye, and the pressure inside the eye.

Patients sometimes see ophthalmologists as their primary eye care and vision doctors, or they may be referred to an ophthalmologist for treatment of a one-time problem with their eye, such as an infection. Ophthalmologists provide routine care for patients who have chronic eye diseases, such as glaucoma (where pressure inside the eye damages the optic nerve sending images to the brain) or macular degeneration (an age-related eye disease that causes vision loss). In addition to providing routine care, ophthalmologists will perform eye surgery on patients who need more serious treatment, such as a corneal transplant.