Dr. Craig E Geist MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Craig Geist is an ophthalmologist in Washington, District of Columbia. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including George Washington University Hospital and MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. He received his medical degree from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 31 years. Dr. Geist accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 25 doctors at George Washington University Hospital and one of 39 at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital who specialize in Ophthalmology. He also speaks multiple languages, including Italian.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Education & Medical Training

George Washington University
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1984 - 1987

Virginia Commonwealth University Health System
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1983 - 1984

Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
Class of 1983

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 5 years in Internal Medicine

TN State Medical License
Active through 2014

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2015

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Ultrasound-Enhanced Delivery of Antibiotics and Anti-Inflammatory Drugs Into the Eye.
Nabili, M.,Patel, H.,Mahesh, S. P.,Liu, J.,Geist, C.,Zderic, V.

A Review of "AMA Guides to the Evaluation of Ophthalmic Impairment and Disability: Measuring the Impact of Visual Impairment on Activities of Daily Life".
Geist, C.E.

Intraorbital organic foreign body in a tree surgeon.
Edgington, B.D., Geist, C.E., Kuo, J.

See all 14 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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