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Peter Wawrzusin, MD

Ophthalmologist located in Silver Spring, MD & Hyattsville, MD

Dr. Peter Wawrzusin

Dr. Peter Wawrzusin is a seasoned Comprehensive Ophthalmologist renowned for his expertise in Cornea, Cataract, and Refractive Surgery. He completed his ophthalmology residency at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, distinguishing himself by being elected as chief resident. Building on this foundation, he pursued a fellowship in cornea, cataract, and refractive surgery and served as a clinical educator at Nassau University Medical Center and Hackensack Meridian Medical School.

A Maryland native, Dr. Wawrzusin's journey included impactful research at the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering, where he contributed to the development of high-resolution imaging systems. Graduating with honors from Georgetown University School of Medicine as an Alpha Omega Alpha inductee, his research spans both basic sciences and clinical applications, earning publication in esteemed medical journals. Beyond his professional pursuits, he finds joy in traveling and enjoys soccer and golf. He's also proficient in Spanish.

Dr. Wawrzusin is a member of:  American Academy of Ophthalmology  American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery

In addition to conditions treated by a comprehensive ophthalmologist, Dr. Wawrzusin specializes in laser refractive surgery (LASIK/PRK/PTK), dry eye evaluation and treatment, diseases and treatment of the cornea, corneal infections, keratoconus treatment (corneal cross-linking), full thickness or partial thickness corneal transplantation (PKP, DSEK, DMEK, DALK), advanced cataract and lens implantation, astigmatism (toric) and presbyopia (multifocal) correcting lens implantation, ocular surface surgery and reconstruction, pterygium excision.

Dr. Wawrzusin's exceptional skills and commitment to innovation make him an invaluable asset to Maryland Eye Care Center, enabling us to deliver enhanced eye care services to our patients.

Peter Wawrzusin, MD

Dr. Peter Wawrzusin is a seasoned Comprehensive Ophthalmologist renowned for his expertise in Cornea, Cataract, and Refractive Surgery. He completed his ophthalmology residency at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, distinguishing himself by being elected as chief resident. Building on this foundation, he pursued a fellowship in cornea, cataract, and refractive surgery and served as a clinical educator at Nassau University Medical Center and Hackensack Meridian Medical School.

A Maryland native, Dr. Wawrzusin's journey included impactful research at the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering, where he contributed to the development of high-resolution imaging systems. Graduating with honors from Georgetown University School of Medicine as an Alpha Omega Alpha inductee, his research spans both basic sciences and clinical applications, earning publication in esteemed medical journals. Beyond his professional pursuits, he finds joy in traveling and enjoys soccer and golf. He's also proficient in Spanish.

Dr. Wawrzusin is a member of:  American Academy of Ophthalmology  American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery

In addition to conditions treated by a comprehensive ophthalmologist, Dr. Wawrzusin specializes in laser refractive surgery (LASIK/PRK/PTK), dry eye evaluation and treatment, diseases and treatment of the cornea, corneal infections, keratoconus treatment (corneal cross-linking), full thickness or partial thickness corneal transplantation (PKP, DSEK, DMEK, DALK), advanced cataract and lens implantation, astigmatism (toric) and presbyopia (multifocal) correcting lens implantation, ocular surface surgery and reconstruction, pterygium excision.

Dr. Wawrzusin's exceptional skills and commitment to innovation make him an invaluable asset to Maryland Eye Care Center, enabling us to deliver enhanced eye care services to our patients.


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