The Eye Center at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital is a state-of- the-art ophthalmologic diagnostic and therapeutic center dedicated to providing comprehensive care and treatment for a variety of eye diseases. Our physicians are recognized for their ophthalmologic expertise, experience and professional standards of excellence. Many hold teaching positions at the University of Maryland and Johns Hopkins hospitals. Our nurses and technicians also have extensive experience in eye care and understand the varying needs and concerns of our patients. Most surgeries are performed on-site in the hospital's SurgiCenter and main OR.

Ophthalmology Services

The Eye Center provides a full array of diagnostic and treatment options for diseases affecting the eye, including:

  • Complete eye exams and prescriptions for glasses and contact lenses; vision screenings offered weekly for glaucoma, cataracts and macular degeneration
  • Corneal transplants and refractive surgery; corneal topography for evaluation of refractive and clinical problems
  • Cosmetic surgery evaluation and oculoplastic therapy for congenital and acquired eye disorders
  • Evaluation of cataracts and referrals for treatment
  • Evaluation and laser therapy for glaucoma
  • Evaluation of neurological disorders that affect vision
  • Testing for retinal vitreous disorders; evaluation and laser therapy for diabetic retinopathy and macular degeneration; evaluation and treatment of disorders of the vitreous; treatment of retinal tears and detachment

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MedStar Union Memorial Hospital
201 East University Parkway
Baltimore, MD 21218