About This Doctor

Harold Rodman

Location(s)

8630 Fenton St
#130
Silver Spring, MD 20910

Specialty

Ophthalmology

Special Interests

Special interest in in complex cataract surgery, corneal transplant, glaucoma

Accepted Insurance Type

  • Aetna
  • CareFirst BCBS
  • Medicare
  • United Healthcare

Hospital Affiliations

  • Holy Cross Hospital
  • Washington Hospital Center

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Harold I. Rodman MD

Ophthalmology

Dr. Rodman received his premedical degree at the Johns Hopkins University, where he graduated with department (biochemistry) honors, and was elected to Phi Lambda Upsilon national honorary chemical society. He obtained his medical degree at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Following a medical internship at Baltimore City Hospital, he served two years as a Captain in the Army Medical Corps, stationed at the Pentagon.

Dr. Rodman then spent a year at the Armed Forces Institute of Pathology at Walter Reed Army Medical Center as a fellow in eye pathology. This was followed by residency training in ophthalmology at the Washington Hospital Center. While a resident, Dr. Rodman won first prize in the Dr. Harry Kerr competition for the best research paper by a member of the house staff. He has published papers on glaucoma, cataract and vitreal and orbital diseases. He has taught courses at the American Academy of Ophthalmology and to ophthalmology departments, both locally and in other states.

Dr. Rodman is board certified in ophthalmology. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. He is a past president of the Section of Ophthalmology of the D.C. Medical Society and past Vice Chairman of the Department of Ophthalmology of the Washington Hospital Center. He is currently a board member of the American Registry of Pathology.

Dr. Rodman is a former Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Washington National Eye Center and is Chief (Emeritus) of the Uveitis Clinic at the Georgetown University-Washington Hospital Center training program. He was awarded the Golden Apple for excellence in teaching by the eye residents at the Washington Hospital Center.

He has also been honored by The Association of Ophthalmic Alumni of the Armed Forces Institute of Pathology where he had been Secretary-Treasurer for many years.

Special Interests

Special interest in complex cataract surgery, corneal transplant, glaucoma

Hospital Affiliations

  • Holy Cross Hospital
  • Washington Hospital Center
  • Accepted Insurance
  • Aetna
  • CareFirst
  • Medicare
  • United Health Care

8630 Fenton St, #130

Silver Spring, MD 20910

(301) 588-1177