The Eye Surgery Center, recognized as a Cataract Innovator, is a state-of-the-art surgical center located in Silver Spring, Md., just outside of Washington D.C. The surgeons, nurses and technicians of The Eye Surgery Center are eye surgery professionals with one clear purpose: to provide you with the highest quality eye care available in an environment where your comfort and convenience are our highest priority. We offer a state of the art facility with the latest in equipment. We recently added the ORA system as an option for cataract surgery.
The Eye Surgery Center is committed to ensuring that your experience with us is relaxed and worry-free, from consultation through recovery. To assist us, we ask that you read and comply with all guidelines.
At the Eye Surgery Center, your time is as valuable to us as it is to you. That's why we offer online patient registration. When you register, you can also approve all the check in paperwork, to make sure your surgery day go smoothly.
The Eye Surgery Center accepts most major insurances. As a courtesy to you, we will bill your insurance carrier for you; however, we cannot tell you what your policy will cover. Since your insurance policy and coverage is between you and your carrier, we urge you to contact them prior to your procedure. You will be responsible for any co-pays and/or deductibles. We accept cash, check or credit card.
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