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Marwa A. Adi

Ophthalmology

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Chevy Chase 301-657-5700 5454 Wisconsin Ave. #950 Chevy Chase, MD 20815 Directions →

Hospital Affiliations

Georgetown University Hospital. Visit Website

Dr. Adi is an experienced cataract, corneal and refractive surgeon. She offers laser vision correction and ICLs for patients who seek independence from glasses. She also offers multifocal lenses (ReSTOR, Tecnis) and accommodative lenses (Crystalens) for cataract patients seeking the youthful ability to see near and far without glasses. Dr. Adi has expertise in complex cataract surgery and advanced laser cataract surgery (LenSx). She has extensive experience in the restoration of eyes with dislocated intraocular lenses. As an early adapter of lamellar corneal surgery, she began performing DSAEK for Fuchs' dystrophy and DALK for Keratoconus in 2006. She continues to volunteer in teaching residents cataract surgery and received the prestigious Teacher of the Year award from the Georgetown University Ophthalmology Residents in 1998.

Education:

University of Florida, Gainesville, FL – Fellowship in Cornea and External Diseases

George Washington University, Washington, DC – Ophthalmology Residency

George Washington University, Washington, DC, Research Fellow in Ophthalmology

University of Damascus School of Medicine, M.D.

Academic Appointments and Affiliations:

Diplomat, American Board of Ophthalmology 1990

Georgetown University Medical Center, Assistant Clinical Professor

Washington Hospital Center, Senior Attending

American Academy of Ophthalmology, Fellow

American College of Surgeons, Fellow

American Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Member

Vice President at the Washington Academy of Ophthalmology

Medical Director of the Eye Surgery Center, Ltd.

Awards:

Georgetown University's Teacher of the Year, 1997-1998, Ophthalmology

Washingtonian Magazine - Top LASIK Surgeons

Dr. Marwa Adi was recently interviewed by WMAL Radio and other media.

Languages:

Fluent in English, Arabic, French, and Spanish

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