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Chevy Chase, MD Silver Spring, MD Washington, DC

Marwa A. Adi, M.D.

Dr. Marwa Adi Ophthalmologist, LASIK Surgeon and Cataract Specialist Chevy ChaseDr. Adi is a fellowship trained corneal surgeon. She offers over 20 years of experience in refractive surgery including all laser (bladeless) LASIK, PRK and implantable Collamer Lens (ICL) for patients seeking independence from glasses and contacts. Dr. Adi is also a seasoned cataract surgeon offering multifocal implants (Panoptix, Vivity, Synergy, Symfony, and Tecnis) for patients seeking the youthful ability to see near and far without glasses as well as Toric implants for the correction of astigmatism. Dr. Adi has expertise in complex cataract surgery and advanced laser Femtosecond cataract surgery (LenSx). She began performing DSAEK/DMEK for Fuchs’ dystrophy and DALK for Keratoconus in 2006, as one of the early adapters of lamellar corneal surgery. She continues to volunteer in teaching and received the prestigious Teacher of the Year award from the Georgetown University Ophthalmology Residents in 1998.

Doctor Adi

EducationUF LASIK Specialist and Corneal Surgeon
University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, Fellowship in Cornea and External Diseases
George Washington University, Washington, DC, Ophthalmology Residency
George Washington University, Washington, DC, Research Fellow in Ophthalmology
University of Damascus School of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine

Medstar Georgetown Cataract Specialist and Top Ophthalmologist Academic Appointments and Affiliations
Diplomat, American Board of Ophthalmology 1990
Georgetown University Medical Center, Assistant Clinical Professor
Washington Hospital Center, Senior Attending
American Academy of Ophthalmology, Fellow
American College of Surgeons, Fellow
American Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Member
Past President at the Washington Academy of OphthalmologyAmerican Academy of Ophthalmology logo
Medical Director of the Eye Surgery Center, Ltd. 2012-2018

Georgetown University’s Teacher of the Year, 1997-1998, Ophthalmology

American Board of Ophthalmology - Top Chevy Chase Ophthalmologist

Washingtonian Magazine – Top LASIK Surgeons


Fluent in English, Arabic, French, and Spanish

Washingtonian Top Doctor for Lasik and Cataract Surgery


"My experience is always positive."
-Marvin L.

"The doctors and staff are always professional, courteous, and informative."
-Mary A.

"I have had perfect experience at this practice."
-Joanne R.

"My eye doctor is friendly and knowledgeable. All of my questions were answered. He is professional but down to earth."
-Carole K.

"My eye doctor is extremely helpful."

"Now both of my eyes feel like they are in the land of OZ."
-Joyce B.

"I never thought I would ever say that I enjoyed surgery, but it was really fun! No pain or discomfort."
-David F.

"My eye doctor explained the surgery and made me feel very comfortable - he built trust."
-Michelle S.

"I am thrilled with the results of my procedures. I am even golfing better!"
-Helane G.

"Excellent surgeon but also a very patient oriented courteous doctor who carefully explains his patients' options."
-Susan S.

"A World Class person and an absolutely great Doctor."
-Chuck W.

Laser Vision Correction

If you are seeking a Washington DC LASIK eye surgery specialist you have come to the right place. Washington Eye Physicians & Surgeons is located in Chevy Chase. Our LASIK surgeons are dedicated to creating the best possible LASIK eye surgery outcomes.

look AS good as you feel

Eyelid Surgery can reduce the aging, tired, or sad look caused by drooping eyelids. The Oculoplastic Surgeons also perform reconstructive surgery of the eye socket and orbital fractures of the facial bones, including eye prostheses, tearing problems, lid twitches, and blepharospasm.

Premium Lens Implants

If you are seeking reduced dependence on eye glasses after cataract surgery in Washington DC, take a moment to explore advanced technology lenses such as Crystalens®, Acrysof® Restor, multifocal Tecnis® and Toric lenses for astigmatism correction.