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). 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
Past 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