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Montgomery Center
8630 Fenton Street, Suite 514
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Jonathan S. Lyons MD

Our Physicians

Jonathan Lyons, MDJonathan Lyons, MD

Dr. Lyons is in the private practice of Ophthalmology since 1972 specializing in Retinal Electrophysiology and Diagnosis. He is a Senior Surgeon in the department of Ophthalmology at The Georgetown University/Washington Hospital Center where he teaches Retinal Electrophysiology. He has helped to develop guidelines for the practice of Multifocal Electroretinography as a member of the International Society of Clinical Electrophysiology of Vision (ISCEV). He was also a member of the committee of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) which presented a revision of guidelines for screening for Chloroquine and Hydroxychlororquine retinal toxicity. He also serves on the Medical advisory Board of the Motor Vehicle Administration of Maryland where he has helped to shape policy relating to vision requirements for driving. He has been Chief of Ophthalmology at Holy Cross Hospital and a Consultant in Ophthalmology at The US Public Health Service. He has written numerous Journal articles and lectured internationally in his field.

Thomas Yau, MDThomas Yau, MD

Dr. Thomas Yau is a native of Rockville, Maryland and is a graduate of Cornell University and the University of Maryland School of Medicine. He completed his ophthalmology residency at the Washington Hospital Center. He has been published in the American Journal of Ophthalmology, Archives of Ophthalmology, and Cornea. He has been recognized as a “Top Doctor” by Washingtonian Magazine, Checkbook Magazine and US News and World Report. Dr. Yau has a special interest in cataract surgery, glaucoma, and diabetes. He lives in the Maryland suburbs with his wife, an internist, and their 3 children.



Arusha Gupta, MDArusha Gupta, MD

Dr. Gupta is a native of New York, she graduated summa cum laude from New York University and obtained her MD from SUNY Stony Brook School of Medicine. She completed her ophthalmology residency at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary and her cornea and refractive fellowship at Johns Hopkins’ Wilmer Eye Institute. She specializes in treatment of cataracts, multifocal and accommodating implants, refractive surgery (LASIK/PRK), corneal disorders such as fuchs’dystrophy and keratoconus, corneal transplants (PK/DSEK), ocular allergy and infections. She also provides full spectrum of eye care including the management of glaucoma, diabetic eye disease, ocular inflammation, dry eye disorders and pterygium surgery.


Dr. Robert FriedlaenderRobert P. Friedlaender, MD, MPH, MBA

Dr. Friedlaender recieved his Board Certification from the American Academy of Ophthalmology in 1981. He was raised in Detroit, MI, and graduated high school as Valedictorian. He received a Bachelor of Science Degree (BS) with Highest Distinction, from University of Michigan, at Ann Arbor, where he was also elected to Phi Beta Kappa Honorary Society. He received the degree of Medical Doctor (M.D.) at Wayne State University in Detroit. He served both his Internship Year and Residency in Ophthalmology at Harvard Medical School, Boston. He completed a 2-year long Ophthalmology Fellowship in Cornea and Uveitis, at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). He received a Master of Business Administration (MBA) with Honors, at the University of South Florida (USF) in Tampa, with emphasis on health care management. He subsequently, moved to the Baltimore-Washington area, where he received a Masters Degree in Public Health (MPH) from Johns Hopkins University, and also began private clinical Ophthalmology practice. He is on the staff of Washington Hospital Center and Sibley Memorial Hospital. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. He serves on the Finance and Legislative Committees of the Medical Society of the District of Columbia.