A LASIK Doctor Trusted by Professionals

Description

Dr. Keith Smithson is an established optometrist who frequently refers his patients to LASIK doctor Andrew E. Holzman. He highly recommends him for laser eye surgery procedures. Dr. Holzman and his team are dedicated to working with your optometrist to ensure that you receive the best possible treatment for your condition.

View transcript

My name is Dr. Keith Smithson. I'm in practice outside of Washington, D.C., northern Virginia. I've been the Director of Visual Performance for the Washington Nationals, Team Optometrist for the Washington Redskins, Washington Wizards, Washington Spirit, and the Visual Performance Consultant for the Washington Capitals. You know, there's a lot of things that we do and use our eyes for day to day which are very dynamic in nature. We drive on eight-lane highways, we work on multiple computer screens, we have environments that involve going inside and outside, so we're looking at maximizing every aspect of that vision. In my direct referrals to TLC it's simply because I feel like they're going to do the best job. I like the idea, the fact that someone can do something like laser procedure at TLC. My number one priority is that patient who's sitting in my chair, and trust is everything in those relationships, and we've had wonderful results for many, many years simply because I think we're working with the best of the best. For me, this is all about making the right decision and I lay it on the table. We talk about the fact that look, here are the options that you have, here are the pluses and minuses of both, here are the surgical risks and complication rates, this is why I think it might be right for your or might not be right for you. You know, I say, "Look, let's be smart about this. Let's talk about the technology differences and why we use a surgical group like TLC, and Dr. Holzman specifically." So that's something we go into as well as what you're paying for is not just the procedure, but the procedure done right, the outcome that you expect, and a lifetime commitment behind it. And again, if this was your mom or dad, that's the analogy I use. Would you shop around and call heart surgeons and say, "Who's going to do it for $500 less? Who gives me a warranty on my heart surgery?" This is a surgical procedure, so let's go after it, let's get the best thing possible as far as the surgical procedure itself, the best experience possible as far as the follow-up care, and also join into a nationwide network of doctors. And for me, that's a big selling point of TLC.

Dr. Andrew Holzman

Andrew E. Holzman, MD, FACS

Andrew E. Holzman, MD, FACS, is one of the most well-respected ophthalmologists in the greater Washington, DC, area. He is regularly sought out by professional athletes, media personalities, and other doctors for laser eye surgery. Dr. Holzman is a member of several prestigious organizations, including:

  • The American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • The American College of Surgeons
  • The American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • The American Medical Association
  • The International Society of Refractive Surgery

To schedule a consultation at one of our five locations, please fill out our online form or give us a call at (703) 556-9155.

Contact Us Today

"Dr. Holzman is the best - very honest, very professional yet very friendly and personable." Ben E.

Rate, Review & Explore

Social Accounts Sprite
Google map image of our location in 7930 Jones Branch Dr Ste 250 McLean, VA

McLean Office

7930 Jones Branch Dr
Ste 250
McLean, VA 22102

Open Today 9:00am - 5:00pm

Google map image of our location in 11200 Rockville Pike Ste 150 Rockville, MD

Rockville Office

11200 Rockville Pike
Ste 150
Rockville, MD 20852

Open Today 10:30am - 7:00pm

Google map image of our location in 630 Peter Jefferson Pkwy Ste 180 Charlottesville, VA

Charlottesville Office

630 Peter Jefferson Pkwy
Ste 180
Charlottesville, VA 22911

Open Today 8:30am - 5:00pm

Google map image of our location in 7538 Limestone Dr  Gainesville, VA

Gainesville Office

7538 Limestone Dr
Gainesville, VA 20155

Closed Today

Office temporarily closed

Google map image of our location in 1801 K St NW Ste 500L Washington, DC

Washington Office

1801 K St NW
Ste 500L
Washington, DC 20006

Open Today 8:00am - 4:30pm

Office temporarily closed

What is the best time for you?

Add additional time

Which location would you prefer?

Tell us a bit about yourself...

(703) 556-9155 Send a message