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Dr. Vinay Desai, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Washington, DC, with other offices in Rockville, MD and Greenbelt, MD (and 1 other location). He has 21 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Desai is affiliated with Virginia Hospital Center, Inova Fairfax Hospital and Prince George Hospital Center. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Vinay Desai 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

Medstar Washington Hospital Center

110 Irving St NW
Washington, DC 20010

Retina Group of Washington

600 Jefferson Plz
Rockville, MD 20852

Retina Group of WA

7500 Greenway Center Dr
Greenbelt, MD 20770

Retina Group of Washington

8505 Arlington Blvd
Fairfax, VA 22031

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