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Dr. Melanie Buttross, MD

Ophthalmology* Age 63
Dr. Melanie Buttross, MD
4.5 (15 Ratings)
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Dr. Melanie Buttross, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in Washington, DC.
Dr. Melanie Buttross, MD
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Dr. Melanie Buttross, MD

Ophthalmology* Age 63
Washington, DC
Accepting new patients
38 years of experience
Dr. Melanie Buttross, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in Washington, DC.

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Dr. Melanie Buttross, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in Washington, DC and has 38 years experience. They graduated from LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY / ALEXANDRIA CAMPUS. They currently practice at Practice. Dr. Buttross has experience treating conditions like All Headaches (incl. Migraine), Diplopia and Chalazion among other conditions at varying frequencies. At present, Dr. Buttross received an average rating of 4.5/5 from patients and has been reviewed 15 times. Their office accepts new patients. Dr. Buttross is board certified in Ophthalmology and accepts multiple insurance plans.

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All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Diplopia
Chalazion
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Diplopia
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Chalazion
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
Drusen
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Floaters
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Migraine
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Ophthalmoplegic Migraine
Stye
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Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Bell's Palsy
Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
Black Eye
Blepharitis
Blindness
Cataract
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Chronic Conjunctivitis
Convergence Insufficiency
Corneal Diseases
Degenerative Disorders of Globe
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Dry Eyes
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Esotropia
Exophoria
Eye Cancer
Eye Infections
Eye Pain
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Eyelid Disorders
Farsightedness
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
Glaucoma
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Heterophoria
Hypertropia
Hypotropia
Iris Ciliary Degeneration
Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Keratitis
Keratoconus
Lacrimal Gland Disorder
Lazy Eye
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Nearsightedness
Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Progressive High Myopia
Senile Cataracts
Squamous Blepharitis
Strabismus
Tear Duct Disorders
Trichiasis
Visual Field Defects
Cataract Removal Surgery
Eyelid Surgery
Accommodation Disorders
Anisocoria
Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
Astigmatism
Blepharoconjunctivitis
Blocked Tear Duct
Brow Ptosis
Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
Chorioretinal Scars
Color Blindness
Congenital Nystagmus
Conjunctiva Cyst
Conjunctiva Degeneration Deposit
Contusion of the Eyeball
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
Corneal Erosion
Corneal Ulcer
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
Disorder of Choroid
Ectropion of Eyelid
Entropion
Esophoria
Exotropia
Eyelid Spasm
Foveal and Macular Hypoplasia
Headache
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Herpetic Keratitis
Iridocyclitis
Lagophthalmos
Macular Hole
Macular or Retinal Edema
Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
Marfan Syndrome
Mechanical Strabismus
Nystagmus
Ocular Hypertension
Optic Neuritis
Paralytic Strabismus
Pinguecula
Posterior Scleritis
Presbyopia
Pterygium
Retinal Cysts
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Retinal Dystrophy
Retinal Hemorrhage
Retinal Vascular Occlusion
Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
Retinoschisis
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Xanthelasma of Eyelid
B-Scan Ultrasound
Contact Lens Fitting Services
Excision of Chalazion
Eye Test
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Farnsworth Lantern Test
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
Ultrasound, Eye
Vision Screening

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  • APCN Open Access Aetna Select
    Choice Plus POS II
    Elect Choice (Open Access) EPO
    Managed Choice (Open Access) POS
    Open Choice PPO
    Select
    Small Group Maryland Elect Choice Open Access
    Small Group Maryland HMO
  • Blue Card High Performance Network HPN
    Blue Card PPO
    High Performance Network - Tiered HPN
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    MD IPA/Optimum Choice HMO/Preferred POS HMO-POS
    Medica Choice
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Nexus Open Access
    Options PPO

Locations

  1. 1 Eye Associates of Washington Dc PC
    4910 Massachusetts Ave NW Ste 21, Washington, DC 20016
  2. 2 Office
    8330 Boone Blvd Ste 160, Vienna, VA 22182

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Mar 18, 2023
Dr Buttross was the surgeon for both of my mom’s cataract surgery. She’s superb. Very thorough, caring, professional. She took time and explained the procedure. Her follow up was excellent. And her entire team was also extremely professional. My mom and I highly recommend Dr Buttross.
Terri F — Mar 18, 2023
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Biography
  • Dr. Melanie Buttross, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Washington, DC and has over 37 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY / ALEXANDRIA CAMPUS in 1986. She specializes in Ophthalmology.
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Ophthalmology
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Medical Education
  • LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY / ALEXANDRIA CAMPUS
    1986
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  • Ophthalmology
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New patients are generally accepted by Dr. Melanie Buttross, MD. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Buttross' profile.

Dr. Buttross frequently treats the following conditions: All Headaches (incl. Migraine), Diplopia and Chalazion. See more on Sharecare.

Yes, Dr. Melanie Buttross, MD holds board certification in Ophthalmology.