Conditions & Treatments

Hartford Hospital's Eye Surgery Center, founded in 1998, provides surgical care for cataracts, glaucoma, corneal disease and select retinal diseases. The Center performs more than 10,000 procedures a year, the vast majority of them cataracts.

The Center is a state of the art outpatient surgical center that was designed, built, equipped and staffed to provide the highest quality surgical eye care.

The Center is a Connecticut-licensed and Medicare-certified outpatient surgery center. In addition, it is accredited by The Joint Commission.

We are proud to offer this high-quality care as a more convenient alternative to traditional hospital care. Our staff has been carefully selected and trained by our physicians and include some of the most outstanding eye-care professionals in Connecticut.

The Eye Surgery Center sees over 9,700 patients and handles over 10,000 procedures per year. During the 2017-18 fiscal year, these procedures included more than ...

  • 8,600 cataract extractions with lens implants
  • 430 combined cataract and glaucoma procedures
  • 380 traditional glaucoma surgical procedures
  • 200 microinvasive glaucoma surgeries
  • 1,080 other laser procedures
  • 790 astigmatism-correcting lens implants
  • 210 presbyopia-correcting lens implants
  • 170 eyelid procedures
  • 30 corneal transplants


Services

  • Anterior Segment Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Contact Lenses
  • Cornea & External Eye Disease
  • Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Eye Muscle Disorders
  • Eyelid Malpositions
  • Glaucoma evaluation & treatment
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Ophthalmology
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Retinal Surgery
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity
  • Strabismus

Meet our Eye Surgery Specialists:

Name Specialties Location
Albergo, Patrick Frank, MD
860.521.9230
  • Ophthalmology
  • Avon
  • West Hartford
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Austin, Duane Francis, MD
860.521.9230
  • Ophthalmology
  • Avon
  • West Hartford
  • Winsted
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Beggins, Thomas Joseph, MD
860.347.9377
  • Ophthalmology
  • Essex
  • Middletown
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Bentivegna, Joseph Francis, MD
860.721.8800
  • Ophthalmology
  • Rocky Hill
Block, Robert Lincoln, MD
203.235.7946
  • Ophthalmology
  • Bloomfield
  • Meriden
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Bushley, David Matthew, MD
860.678.0202
  • Ophthalmology
  • Farmington
  • Glastonbury
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Chin, Daniel W., MD
860.829.8939
  • Ophthalmology
  • Berlin
Dolin, Scott Lloyd, MD
860.633.6634
  • Ophthalmology
  • Glastonbury
  • Avon
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Edwards, Martin Gary, MD
860.678.0202
  • Ophthalmology
  • Glastonbury
  • Farmington
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Emerick, Geoffrey Thomas, MD
860.678.0202
  • Ophthalmology
  • Farmington
  • Glastonbury
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Emmel, David Keith, MD
860.721.8960
  • Ophthalmology
  • Wethersfield
Gaudio, Paul Anton, MD
860.549.2020
  • Ophthalmology
  • West Hartford
Gilbert, Clarence, MD
860.678.0202
  • Ophthalmology
  • Farmington
  • Glastonbury
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Gingold, Michael Philip, MD
860.678.0202
  • Ophthalmology
  • Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery
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  • Farmington
  • Glastonbury
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Hellreich, Jay E., MD
203.235.2511
  • Ophthalmology
  • Meriden
  • Cheshire
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Hill, David Albert, MD
860.678.0202
  • Ophthalmology
  • Farmington
  • Glastonbury
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Hwang, Jeremy Chaoyen, MD, PhD
860.233.2020
  • Ophthalmology
  • West Hartford
  • East Hartford
  • Enfield
  • Hartford
  • Newington
  • Newington
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Jeng, David Jay-Pei, MD
860.233.2020
  • Ophthalmology
  • West Hartford
  • East Hartford
  • Enfield
  • Hartford
  • Newington
  • Newington
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Koval, Michael Sebastian, MD
860.678.0202
  • Ophthalmology
  • Farmington
  • Glastonbury
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Lee, Lyndon Byong-Keun, MD
860.233.2020
  • Ophthalmology
  • West Hartford
  • East Hartford
  • Enfield
  • Hartford
  • Newington
  • Newington
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Luskind, Roger Daniels, MD
860.347.7466
  • Ophthalmology
  • East Hampton
  • Middletown
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Mascarenhas, Kristy Gail, MD
860.347.7466
  • Ophthalmology
  • Middletown
  • Westbrook
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McDonald, Patricia Ann, MD
860.826.4460
  • Ophthalmology
  • New Britain
  • Southington
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McMahon, Kevin Dehan, MD
203.235.2511
  • Ophthalmology
  • Meriden
  • Cheshire
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Molk, Richard David, MD
860.659.4091
  • Ophthalmology
  • Glastonbury
Mulukutla, Rajyalakshmi R., MD
860.347.7466
  • Ophthalmology
  • Middletown
  • Westbrook
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Noecker, Robert John, MD
203.237.1818
  • Ophthalmology
  • Fairfield
  • Meriden
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Ratchford, Mary Gina, MD
860.829.8939
  • Ophthalmology
  • Berlin
Roth, Shari Madelene, MD
860.523.1900
  • Ophthalmology
  • West Hartford
Ryan, Timothea A., MD
203.235.2511
  • Ophthalmology
  • Meriden
  • Cheshire
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Salzberg, Donald James, MD
860.233.9671
  • Ophthalmology
  • West Hartford
Seremet, Martin Chester, MD
860.826.4460
  • Ophthalmology
  • New Britain
  • Southington
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Shriver, Peter Alan, DO
860.347.7466
  • Ophthalmology
  • East Hampton
  • Middletown
  • Westbrook
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Solinsky, Alan E., MD
860.233.2020
  • Ophthalmology
  • West Hartford
  • East Hartford
  • Enfield
  • Hartford
  • Newington
  • Newington
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Stein, Jonathan Jay, MD
203.237.1818
  • Ophthalmology
  • Meriden
Stern, Alan Louis, MD
860.826.4460
  • Ophthalmology
  • New Britain
  • Southington
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Suski, Edmund Thaddeus, MD
860.247.2169
  • Ophthalmology
  • Hartford
  • Suffield
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Walter, Scott, MD
860.525.3900
  • Ophthalmology
  • Retinal / Vitreous Disease
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  • Hartford
  • Cromwell
  • Farmington
  • Hartford
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