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Dr. Neil F. Martin, MD
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Dr. Neil F. Martin, MD

Ophthalmologist (Eye Doctor)

41 Years of Experience

Accepting patients

    Overview

    Dr. Martin is a highly regarded laser eye surgeon. He has performed thousands of refractive procedures including LASIK, PRK, and the ICL for patients who are not LASIK or PRK candidates. He is one of the first Washington DC area eye surgeons to offer bladeless laser assisted cataract surgery and multifocal and accommodative intraocular lens implants to provide near, far and intermediate vision without glasses. He was one of the first Washington area ophthalmologists to perform laser vision correction, starting in 1990. Dr. Martin performs all-laser LASIK surgery using the Alcon Wavelight Suite – the FS200-EX500 workstation – the most advanced LASIK lasers in the United States. He performs laser assisted cataract surgery with the Alcon LenSx. He implants the Alcon multifocal ReSTOR lens, the astigmatism correcting Toric lens and the Bauch and Lomb Crystalens accommodative intraocular lens. Dr. Martin implants the AMO Tecnis multifocal and toric lenses. He performs Refractive Lens Exchange for selected patients. He has performed many cases of collagen cross linking (CXL) with riboflavin for the treatment of keratoconus and ectasia of the cornea. Dr. Martin has performed many techniques of corneal transplant surgery including penetrating keratoplasty and DSAEK. A pioneer in laser and presbyopic lens, cataract surgery, and CXL, Dr. Martin has lectured, written many peer-reviewed articles, and has appeared on TV. He has been interviewed on the topic of laser vision correction and cataract surgery by Washingtonian Magazine, The Washington Post, Consumers Digest, The Gazette, The Associated Press, Men’s Fitness, Parade Magazine, Business Week, American Health for Women, P.O.V., Prevention Magazine, NBC 4 News, Channel 9-CBS News, the TVMD PBS series and other radio, television, and print media throughout the U.S.
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    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Ophthalmologist (Eye Doctor)

    Education & Training

    Johns Hopkins Hosp, Ophthalmology; Shands Hosp At Univ Of Fl, Ophthalmology; Shands Hosp At Univ Of Fl, Internal Medicine (Residency)

    The Shands Teaching Hospital (Internship)

    University of Florida Program (Residency)

    Other Degree - Johns Hopkins Univ Sch of Med, Baltimore Md

    Medical Degree - Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Ophthalmology

    Medical Conditions Treated

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    Locations

    Washington Eye Physicians & Surgeons

    5454 Wisconsin Avenue

    Ste 950

    Chevy Chase, MD 20815

    (301) 657-5700

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Dr. Neil Martin accepting new patients?

    Yes, Dr. Neil Martin is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Dr. Neil Martin offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Martin's office at (301) 657-5700 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Dr. Neil Martin offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Martin's office at (301) 657-5700 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Dr. Neil Martin speak?

    Dr. Neil Martin speaks English.

    Which board certifications does Dr. Neil Martin have?

    Dr. Neil Martin is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology.

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