Dr. Eric David Weichel , MD

Ophthalmology

(301) 805-5395

The Retina Group Of Washington
16901 Melford Blvd Ste 111
Bowie, MD 20715

Overview

Prior to beginning his post-graduate training, Dr. Weichel completed a combined six-year Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Medicine program at Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine. He then served as an intern in Internal Medicine at Tripler Army Medical Center, was a resident in Ophthalmology at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, and completed a fellowship in Vitreoretinal Surgery at Wills Eye Hospital. Before joining RGW, he spent 13 years with the US Army—rising to the rank of Lieutenant Colonel—and served as the Director of Vitreoretinal Surgery at Walter Reed Army Medical Center and the Staff Vitreoretinal surgeon at the National Eye Institute/National Institute of Health. Dr. Weichel is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and is licensed in Virginia, Maryland, Washington, D.C. and Pennsylvania. He is an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at both Georgetown University and the Uniformed Services University of Health Services in Bethesda, Md. His hospital affiliations include Anne Arundel Medical Center, Inova Fair Oaks Hospital, Friendship Ambulatory Surgical Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Silver Spring Ophthalmology Ambulatory Surgical Center and the Washington Hospital Center. Dr. Weichel is an active member of the Retina Society, the American Society of Retina Specialists and the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Widely published with more than 40 journal articles, interviews, textbook chapters, posters and videos to his credit, Dr. Weichel has lectured or presented nationally and internationally on over 30 occasions. His research resume includes more than 20 studies and trials as principal investigator or co-investigator. He also serves as a Peer Reviewer for the Ophthalmology Journal, Retina Journal, Ophthalmic Surgery, Laser and Imaging Journal and American Family Physician Journal.

Gender: N/A

Years in Practice: 24 Years

Languages Spoken: Spanish and English

Education & Training

Medical School: NORTHEASTERN OHIO UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF MEDICINE AND PHARMACY

Graduation Date: in 1996

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Anne Arundel Medical Center
  • Medstar Washington Hospital Center
  • Medstar Georgetown University Hospital

Specialties: Ophthalmology

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Select
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CareFirst Maryland POS
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry DE PPO
  • Coventry Southern Health PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Optimum Choice Preferred POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Dr. Weichel's Office Information

Fax: (301) 180-5539
Website: rgw.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
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Doctor Weichel's Other Office Information

The Retina Group Of Washington
7501 Greenway Center Dr Ste 300
Greenbelt, MD 20770
(301) 441-4577

Fax:(301) 122-0039
Website:rgw.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:30 PM
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Sun-

Medstar Georgetown University Hospital
3800 Reservoir Rd Nw
Washington, DC 20007
(202) 444-2000

Fax:
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

The Retina Group Of Washington
7501 Greenway Center Dr Ste 300
Greenbelt, MD 20770
(301) 441-4577

Fax:(301) 122-0039
Website:rgw.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Sat-
Sun-

The Retina Group Of Washington
7501 Greenway Center Dr Ste 300
Greenbelt, MD 20770
(301) 441-4577

Fax:(301) 122-0039
Website:rgw.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Retina Group of Washington
8505 Arlington Blvd Ste 300
Fairfax, VA 22031
(703) 698-9335

Fax:
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

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