About the surgeons at the Surgery Center of Chevy Chase

Gregory Cox, MD - Ophthalmology


Born and raised in New Jersey, Dr. Cox attended Rutgers University graduating summa cum laude. He then attended Hahnemann University School of Medicine in Philadelphia on a merit scholarship, graduating in the top five of his class.

Dr. Cox pursued an ophthalmology residency at UMDNJ in Newark. He served as the Department of Ophthalmology's Chief Resident from 1995 - 1996. He completed a formal cornea/refractive surgery fellowship at the prestigious Anheuser-Busch Eye Institute at St. Louis University. Dr. Cox's training was focused in cornea transplantation, radial/astigmatic keratotomy and laser/LASIK vision correction. In addition, he contributed to the FDA trials leading to the approval of Intacs corneal rings.

Dr. Cox interests and clinical experience include refractive errors, cataracts, corneal disease, glaucoma and other visual problems.

Procedures performed by Dr. Gregory Cox include:

  • Cataract removal with insertion of intraocular lens
  • YAG laser procedures
  • Glaucoma laser/surgery
  • Cornea/pterygium surgery
  • LASIK laser eye correction surgery
Gregory Cox, MD - Ophthalmology

Gregory Cox, MD - Ophthalmology

Contact Info

2 Hamilton Health Place
Hamilton, NJ 08690

P: 609.586.0849
F: 609.587.4507


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