The Friedenwald Eye Institute at University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown Campus provides comprehensive evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of general and subspecialty eye disorders through a multidisciplinary approach. The Institute is equipped to handle cases from mild vision loss to the treatment of severe disorders, such as diabetic eye disease and glaucoma.

The Institute brings together at one location board-certified ophthalmologists and optometrists. It is also a second location for University of Maryland Medical Center eye physicians, which allows UMMC Midtown Campus to offer a broad range of services.

The Institute provides quality care in examination rooms that are fully equipped with the latest in diagnostic technologies, and outpatient treatment areas for laser surgery. Our state-of-the-art operating suites enhance our physicians’ ability to perform the most sophisticated eye surgery.

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Innovative, Advanced Treatments

The Friedenwald Eye Institute, in partnership with University of Maryland School of Medicine and University of Maryland Eye Associates (UMEA), offers innovative, advanced treatments for a broad range of eye disorders.

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Emergency Eye Care

Emergency Eye Care is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. In an emergency, contact UMMC Midtown Campus Emergency Department at 410-225-8100.

Free Eye Screening Program

University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown Campus sponsors a free community eye-screening program for adults age 55 and older. For information regarding the program, call 410-225-8223.

Eye Disorders Explained

For more information about the services we offer or to make an appointment, call 410-225-8070. Walk-in appointments are also welcome.