OphthalmologyOphthalmology is the branch of medicine that studies the causes and mechanisms of development of the pathology of the vision, as well as the entire adnexa, including the eye socket, lacrimal sac, lacrimal glands, nasolacrimal duct and the surrounding tissues.
- District of Columbia, Washington
Dr. Frank S Ashburn, MD works in
Washington, District of Columbia is a specialist in Ophthalmology and graduated Ophthalmology Glaucoma. Dr. Ashburn is affiliated with Sibley Memorial Hospital, Washington Hospital Center and practicing for 44 years
I received a timely response to my questions and concerns.
I got an appointment when I needed one.
They kept things moving and on time during my visit.
Knowledge and Skill:*
I received a thorough evaluation.
I received a correct diagnosis and up-to-date treatment.
I was given specific advice on lifestyle changes I can make to improve my health.
Shared Decision Making and Communication:*
I was given the medical information I needed in an understandable way.
The provider really listened, gave me the time I needed, and put me at ease.
We discussed treatment options and choices I have.
The provider addressed traditional and alternative medicine treatment options in an open-minded way.
Sibley Memorial Hospital is a hospital located in Washington, DC. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are above the state average in 9 of 9 procedures. Length of Stay is shorter than the state average in 5 of 9 procedures.
Washington Hospital Center is a hospital located in Washington, DC. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 13 of 14 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 12 of 14 procedures.
Dr. Alan G Palestine, MD works in
Washington, District of Columbia is a specialist in Ophthalmology and graduated University Of Rochester School Of Medicine And Dentistry in 1978. Dr. Palestine is affiliated with Suburban Hospital, Washington Hospital Center and practicing for 39 years
Dr. Albert S Cytryn, MD works in
Washington, District of Columbia is a specialist in Ophthalmology and graduated Washington Hospital Center in 1986. Dr. Cytryn is affiliated with Inova Mount Vernon Hospital, Inova Alexandria Hospital, Sibley Memorial Hospital, Washington Hospital Center, Inova Fairfax Hospital, Inova Fair Oaks Hospital, Inova Loudoun Hospital, The George Washington University Hospital and practicing for 32 years
Dr. Ali M Khorrami, MD works in
Washington, District of Columbia is a specialist in Ophthalmology and graduated Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons in 1992. Dr. Khorrami is affiliated with Holy Cross Hospital, Washington Hospital Center, Inova Fair Oaks Hospital and practicing for 25 years
Dr. Alla Y Hynes, MD works in
Washington, District of Columbia is a specialist in Ophthalmology and graduated Washington Hospital Center in 2003. Dr. Hynes is affiliated with Georgetown University Hospital, Sibley Memorial Hospital, The George Washington University Hospital
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