Jonathan Etter, MD is a board certified ophthalmologist and he joined Physicians Eye Care in January, 2016. Dr. Etter completed his ophthalmology residency at the prestigious Duke Eye Center and then did a fellowship in cornea and external disease at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Miami, Florida, which is consistently rated the best eye hospital in the country. Since 2012, Dr. Etter has been on faculty at Krieger Eye Institute in Baltimore, where he has earned numerous awards including the Resident Teaching Award as well as the All-Star Champion of Care Award (a designation given to physicians who demonstrate the highest level of patient-centered care).
Dr. Etter has established himself as an outstanding clinician and has advanced ophthalmic care through research. His innovative work has earned national recognition as he received the Ophthalmology Times Writers Award. He has also published in leading ophthalmology journals and presented his research at numerous national meetings.
Dr. Etter specializes in the medical and surgical management of eye diseases. He performs advanced cataract surgery, corneal transplantation, secondary lens implantation, ocular surface surgery and laser refractive surgery. He is also a comprehensive ophthalmologist and performs general eye exams for diabetic eye disease, glasses needs, glaucoma, dry eye syndrome and other eye conditions..
In Dr. Etter’s free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife, Erin and two children, Elliott and Madeleine.