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Eye Care Institute

Eye Care Institute

At Nashoba Valley Medical Center’s Eye Care Institute, we provide exceptional ophthalmic surgery services in a patient-focused environment and bring proven new treatments and the latest in surgical technology to patients living in the Nashoba Valley region.

Eye Care Institute

200 Groton Road
Ayer, MA 01432
978-772-4000

The Eye Care Institute at Nashoba Valley

Our board-certified, highly skilled physicians and retina surgeon treat the following conditions:
  • Cataracts
  • Retinal detachments
  • Glaucoma
  • Macular degeneration 
  • Macular puckering
  • Complications from diabetes 
  • Retinal and ocular inflammatory diseases
Surgeons at the Eye Care Institute use state-of-the-art surgical equipment, including the OPMI LUMERA 700 Surgical Microscope and Alcon Constellation Vitrectomy System, to perform the following procedures:
  • Repair of retinal detachment
  • Cataract surgery 
  • Surgery for complications from diabetes, including hemorrhages
  • Repair of the macular membranes and macular holes
  • Glaucoma treatments including medical, laser and surgical techniques
  • Emergency and trauma eye care

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Our Team

Steven R. Brusie
Steven R. Brusie

Ophthalmology

Gisela  Velez
Gisela Velez

Ophthalmology

Dwayne B.  Baharozian
Dwayne B. Baharozian

Ophthalmology

Tad D.  Baum
Tad D. Baum

Ophthalmology

Paul L.  Gunderson
Paul L. Gunderson

Ophthalmology