Female 43 years

Dr. Lauren Z Gavaris, MD



Ophthalmology     -  District of Columbia,  Washington

 Overview

Dr. Lauren Z Gavaris, MD works in Washington, District of Columbia is a specialist in Ophthalmology and graduated George Washington University School Of Medicine in 2002. Dr. Gavaris is affiliated with Sibley Memorial Hospital, Washington Hospital Center and practicing for 15 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

 Conditions

  • Abscess
  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Blepharitis
  • Botulinum Toxin Injection
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chronic Infections
  • Colpopexy
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diverticulitis
  • Dystonia 15, Myoclonic
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Estrogen Replacement Therapy
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Eyebrows, Duplication of, With Stretchable Skin and Syndactyly
  • Feeding Assessment
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gestational Trophoblastic Tumor
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, J
  • Glaucoma Associated With Systemic Abnormalities
  • Hallucinogen Dependence
  • Heroin Dependence
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to LDL Receptor Deficiency
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Inner Ear Repair
  • Kidney Cryosurgery
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Metastatic Tumors (Brain)
  • Multiple Miscarriages
  • Negative Rheumatoid Factor Polyarthritis
  • Neuropathy, Distal Hereditary Motor, Jerash Type
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 3
  • Radical Hysterectomies for Cervical Cancer
  • Rectovaginal Repair
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Robotic Heller Myotomy for the Treatment of Achalasia
  • Salivary Gland Surgery
  • Salpingo-Oophorectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Stereotactic Lesions
  • Stripping of Varicose Veins
  • Thinning of Skin
  • Tilia Tree Pollen Allergy
  • Transoral Laser Microsurgery
  • Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration
  • Vaginal Candidiasis
  • White Coat Hypertension
  • Women's Health Rehabilitation

 Procedures

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anisocoria
  • Astigmatism
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eyelid Reconstruction Surgery
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Giant Cell Arteritis
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Orbit Evisceration
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Lid Retraction
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology

 Years Since Graduation

  • 15

 State License

  • Maryland

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Medical School


George Washington University School Of Medicine


Graduated: 2002

 Awards

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Eye Associates Of Washington DC

4910 Massachusetts Avenue North West Suite 21
District of Columbia (DC)
Washington,
20016

  (202) 686-6700


Other Office Locations

 Eye Assocs Of Washington DC PC

8330 Boone Boulevard Suite 160
Virginia (VA)
Washington,
22182

  (703) 442-8129

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Eye Associates Of Washington DC, 4910 Massachusetts Avenue North West Suite 21, Washington, District of Columbia (DC), 20016




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Choice Advantage
  • Blue Choice Network POS
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Preferred PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Maryland POS
  • CHAMPVA
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware PPO
  • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
  • Coventry Health Care of Virginia HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • GEHA
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • KeyCare PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • One Net
  • One Net PPO
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • Select
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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 Affiliated Hospitals


Sibley Memorial Hospital photo


Sibley Memorial Hospital

5255 Loughboro Road North West District of Columbia DC, Washington, 20016

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 photo


Washington Hospital Center

110 Irving Street North West District of Columbia DC, Washington, 20010

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.




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