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Dr. Robert Kaufman, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Bethesda, MD, with another office in Damascus, MD. He has 46 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Kaufman is affiliated with Adventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical Center, MedStar Montgomery Medical Center and Suburban Hospital. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Robert Kaufman has the following 11 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 1 board certification.


An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.


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Locations & Directions

George Allen Patterson III MD

8218 Wisconsin Ave
Bethesda, MD 20814

Damascus Opticians Inc

26135 Ridge Rd
Damascus, MD 20872

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