Dr. Rajiv Luthra, MD

Dr. Rajiv Luthra, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. Rajiv Luthra, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Washington, DC and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Christian Med Collegepunjab University in 1989 and specializes in ophthalmology.

2440 M St NW Ste 516

Washington, DC 20037

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Luthra's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Luthra treats Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis) more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Luthra treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Eye Infections
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Luthra treats Eye Infections more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Luthra treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Eyelid Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Luthra treats Eyelid Disorders more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Luthra treats this condition more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Luthra's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Argon Laser Surgery
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Botox® Injection
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Chalazion
  • Collagen Injection
  • Conductive Keratoplasty (CK)
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Epi-LASIK Eye Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Eyelid Inflammation
  • Eyelid Lesions
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Keratitis
  • LASIK
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Herpes (Herpes of the Eye)
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Photocoagulation
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Retina Diseases
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
  • YAG Laser Surgery

About Me

Care Philosophy

To provide the most compassionate care by listening to my patients, in a prompt and friendly manner using the most recent innovations in techniques and technology.

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

Education

2001
Lsu Eye Center
Fellowship Hospital
1999
Henry Ford Hospital
Residency Hospital
1996
Henry Ford Hospital
Internship Hospital
1991
The Johns Hopkins University
1989
Christian Med Collegepunjab University
Medical School
2001
1999
1996
1991
1989

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • America's Top Ophthalmologist" in "Cataract, Cornea and Refractive Surgery, 2011
  • Dr. Eileen RB Snow "Alumni Award for Best All Round Graduate in Medical School", 1989
  • Compassionate Physician's Award, 2010
  • America's Top Ophthalmologist" in "Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 2007
  • America's Top Ophthalmologist" in "Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 2012
  • Chief Resident, Department of Ophthalmology, 1999
  • Award for "Outstanding Patient Satisfaction", 2002
  • First Prize "Michigan Ophthalmological Society", 1998

Media & Publications

  • Annual Meeting, American Academy of Ophthalmology, Oct 2011
  • Archives of Ophthalmology, 1991
  • Annual Meeting, American Academy of Ophthalmology, Oct 2011
  • Annual Meeting, American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO), 2011

Dr. Luthra's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Luthra

4.6

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
87.5%
(14)
4 Stars
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(0)
3 Stars
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2 Stars
6.25%
(1)
1 Star
6.25%
(1)

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My daughter's eye was injured while we were vacationing in DC. Dr. Luthra and the staff at Columbia Eye Assoc. took excellent care of her. They immediately put her at ease and could not have been more compassionate. They helped her through a very painful and frustrating experience. My only...Read More
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Will definitely recommend Dr. Luthra to my friends and family. Nice and Friendly Doctor. I am very pleased with my eye examination.
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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