Richard C Edlow, OD

Optometrist located in Catonsville, MD

About Dr. Richard C. Edlow

Specialties: Comprehensive Eye Care, Management of Pre and Post-Operative Cataracts and LASIK, Contact Lens Fitting


Education

Dr. Richard Edlow is one of the founding partners at Catonsville Eye Group and has been in practice since 1980. Graduating from the University of Maryland with a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics in 1976, he went on to the Pennsylvania College of Optometry where he earned a degree in Visual Sciences in 1977 and Doctor of Optometry in 1980.


Awards and Certifications

Dr. Edlow is the Chairman of the Data & Information Committee for the American Optometric Association. He served as President of the Maryland Optometric Association from 1989–1991 and was voted Optometrist of the Year in 1992. The Governor’s Committee on the Handicapped voted him Health Care Professional of the Year for the State of Maryland in 1989.

In the early 80’s, Dr. Edlow was a pioneer in the integration of the 3 O’s, Optometry, Opticianry and Ophthalmology. As a frequent author and lecturer, he is well recognized for his expertise in Eye Care Management Systems, Managed Care, and Practice Development.


Personal Bio

Having lived in Baltimore all his life, Dr. Edlow now resides with his wife of more than 40 years. In his free time, he enjoys bike riding, flying and spending time with his two daughters and four grandsons.


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Specialties: Comprehensive Eye Care, Management of Pre and Post-Operative Cataracts and LASIK, Contact Lens Fitting


Education

Dr. Richard Edlow is one of the founding partners at Catonsville Eye Group and has been in practice since 1980. Graduating from the University of Maryland with a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics in 1976, he went on to the Pennsylvania College of Optometry where he earned a degree in Visual Sciences in 1977 and Doctor of Optometry in 1980.


Awards and Certifications

Dr. Edlow is the Chairman of the Data & Information Committee for the American Optometric Association. He served as President of the Maryland Optometric Association from 1989–1991 and was voted Optometrist of the Year in 1992. The Governor’s Committee on the Handicapped voted him Health Care Professional of the Year for the State of Maryland in 1989.

In the early 80’s, Dr. Edlow was a pioneer in the integration of the 3 O’s, Optometry, Opticianry and Ophthalmology. As a frequent author and lecturer, he is well recognized for his expertise in Eye Care Management Systems, Managed Care, and Practice Development.


Personal Bio

Having lived in Baltimore all his life, Dr. Edlow now resides with his wife of more than 40 years. In his free time, he enjoys bike riding, flying and spending time with his two daughters and four grandsons.


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Insurance

Our office accepts most insurance plans. Below is a list of most of the plans we accept. If you do not see your plan on the list, please contact us at 410-747-1221. She is available to answer any of your insurance questions.

Aetna
Avesis
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
CoreSource
Davis Vision
EyeMed
Medicare
United Healthcare
Vision Service Plan