- Medical Retina
- Refractive and Cataract Surgery
- Glaucoma Treatment
Dr. Fritz Allen is a board-certified ophthalmologist with extensive training and skills in medical retina, glaucoma, refractive surgery, cataract surgery and oculoplastics. Dr. Fritz Allen is a native of Haiti and was the president of the Haitian Ophthalmological Society (SHO: Societé Haitienne d’Ophtalmlogie 1990-1992). Dr. Allen left Haiti and joined the Georgetown University Hospital Ophthalmology Department as a resident and chief resident, where he met and worked with Dr. Martinez from 1993 to 1996. For eight years, Dr. Allen was the busiest cataract surgeon for the Kaiser Permanente Medical group in the Mid-Atlantic region.
Dr. Allen is a very active cataract surgeon, certified in LenSx and the latest refractive surgery techniques. He also performs argon laser and many other different treatments and injections in the office for patients with conditions such as diabetic retinopathy and glaucoma.
Board-Certified: American Board of Ophthalmology
Medical School: Faculté de Medicine et de Pharmacie (School of Medicine and Pharmacy), State University of Haiti, WI
Internship: Internal Medicine, Harlem Center at New York Hospital, New York, NY
Chief Residency: Georgetown University Hospital, Center for Sight, Washington DC
B.S.: Saint Louis de Gonzague, Port-au-Prince Haiti, WI
Dr. Allen has been recognized as an active member and volunteer by Friends of Children of Lascahobas Foundation (FCLF). Dr. Allen has traveled numerous times with the FCLF to Haiti, where he performed free eye surgery for children in need.
At Visionary Eye Doctors , we’ll give you comprehensive eye care with our state-of-the-art equipment. We welcome patients from Potomac, Bethesda, Silver Spring, Rockville and Gaithersburg in Montgomery County, MD. Call us at (301) 896-0890 or use our online Request an Appointment form to schedule your consultation.