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
Olayanju, Jessica Adefusika, MD Olayanju, Jessica Adefusika, MD 860.347.7466
  • Ophthalmology
  • Middletown
Oropesa, Susel, MD Oropesa, Susel, MD 860.829.8939
  • Ophthalmology
  • Berlin
Chhaya, Nisarg, MD Chhaya, Nisarg, MD 860.678.0202
  • Ophthalmology
  • Farmington
Hwang, Jeremy Chaoyen, MD, PhD Hwang, Jeremy Chaoyen, MD, PhD 860.233.2020
  • Ophthalmology
  • West Hartford
  • East Hartford
  • Enfield
  • Hartford
  • Newington
  • Newington
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Lee, Lyndon Byong-Keun, MD Lee, Lyndon Byong-Keun, MD 860.233.2020
  • Ophthalmology
  • West Hartford
  • East Hartford
  • Enfield
  • Hartford
  • Newington
  • Newington
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Bentivegna, Joseph Francis, MD Bentivegna, Joseph Francis, MD 860.721.8800
  • Ophthalmology
  • Rocky Hill
Koval, Michael Sebastian, MD Koval, Michael Sebastian, MD 860.678.0202
  • Ophthalmology
  • Farmington
Emmel, David Keith, MD Emmel, David Keith, MD 860.721.8960
  • Ophthalmology
  • Wethersfield
Noecker, Robert John, MD Noecker, Robert John, MD 203.237.1818
  • Ophthalmology
  • Fairfield
  • Meriden
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Albergo, Patrick Frank, MD Albergo, Patrick Frank, MD 860.521.9230
  • Ophthalmology
  • Avon
  • West Hartford
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Shriver, Peter Alan, DO Shriver, Peter Alan, DO 860.347.7466
  • Ophthalmology
  • East Hampton
  • Middletown
  • Westbrook
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Mulukutla, Rajyalakshmi R., MD Mulukutla, Rajyalakshmi R., MD 860.347.7466
  • Ophthalmology
  • Middletown
  • Westbrook
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Ryan, Timothea A., MD Ryan, Timothea A., MD 203.235.2511
  • Ophthalmology
  • Meriden
  • Cheshire
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Austin, Duane Francis, MD Austin, Duane Francis, MD 860.521.9230
  • Ophthalmology
  • Avon
  • West Hartford
  • Winsted
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Edwards, Martin Gary, MD Edwards, Martin Gary, MD 860.678.0202
  • Ophthalmology
  • Farmington
Emerick, Geoffrey Thomas, MD Emerick, Geoffrey Thomas, MD 860.678.0202
  • Ophthalmology
  • Farmington
  • Glastonbury
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Roth, Shari Madelene, MD Roth, Shari Madelene, MD 860.676.2525
  • Ophthalmology
  • Avon
  • Hartford
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Jeng, David Jay-Pei, MD Jeng, David Jay-Pei, MD 860.233.2020
  • Ophthalmology
  • West Hartford
  • East Hartford
  • Enfield
  • Hartford
  • Newington
  • Newington
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Mascarenhas, Kristy Gail, MD Mascarenhas, Kristy Gail, MD 860.347.7466
  • Ophthalmology
  • Middletown
  • Westbrook
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Stein, Jonathan Jay, MD Stein, Jonathan Jay, MD 203.237.1818
  • Ophthalmology
  • Meriden
Dua, Neeru Chopra, MD Dua, Neeru Chopra, MD 860.233.9671
  • Ophthalmology
  • West Hartford
Block, Robert Lincoln, MD Block, Robert Lincoln, MD 860.286.5448
  • Ophthalmology
  • Bloomfield
  • Meriden
  • Waterbury
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Gaudio, Paul Anton, MD Gaudio, Paul Anton, MD 860.549.2020
  • Ophthalmology
  • West Hartford
Cranmer, Kevin Burke, MD Cranmer, Kevin Burke, MD 860.373.4148
  • Ophthalmology
  • Norwich
  • Groton
  • Willimantic
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Solinsky, Alan E., MD Solinsky, Alan E., MD 860.233.2020
  • Ophthalmology
  • West Hartford
  • East Hartford
  • Enfield
  • Hartford
  • Newington
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Ratchford, Mary Gina, MD Ratchford, Mary Gina, MD 860.829.8939
  • Ophthalmology
  • Berlin
Stern, Alan Louis, MD Stern, Alan Louis, MD 860.826.4460
  • Ophthalmology
  • New Britain
  • Southington
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Seremet, Martin Chester, MD Seremet, Martin Chester, MD 860.826.4460
  • Ophthalmology
  • New Britain
  • Southington
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Murphy, James Thomas, MD Murphy, James Thomas, MD 855.835.1900
  • Ophthalmology
  • Hamden
Hall, Laura Bressler, MD Hall, Laura Bressler, MD 203.235.2511
  • Ophthalmology
  • Meriden
Brandsdorfer, Ari M., MD Brandsdorfer, Ari M., MD 860.678.0202
  • Ophthalmology
  • Farmington

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