Dr. Essepian graduated from the Georgetown University School of Medicine in 1988. He works in Fairfax, VA and 2 other locations and specializes in Ophthalmology. Dr. Essepian is affiliated with Inova Fairfax Medical Campus.
"I could not put in words my gratitude for Dr. Essepian’s skill as a surgeon .
On two occasions he improved my eyes.
I was blinded from an unfortunate circumstance in one eye five years ago . It left me with a permanently enlarged pupil that was cosmetically saddening. He successfully preformed a surgery that reduced the pupils size normalizing my appearance.
“Most importantly” the second ..."Read more
September 6, 2020
"It was a 35-minute wait for the 9:00am appointment in the morning on 6/4/2020 for pain in the left eye (doctor's office was behind schedule). I did not get out of the office until 10:20 am but had to go back to ask for a shade because I was blinded by the lights and unable to drive. The doctor saw me two times for about 4 minutes and 2 minutes during the one and a half hours in the office. He spoke ..."Read more
June 7, 2020
"The long wait in his office or outside his office is totally indefensible. In the past, I had to wait 30 minutes just to be taken back to give details to his assistant. During this time, he should not schedule so many appointments close together. But this was worse. I had to wait 18 minutes and was told another 30 minutes or more just to be called in by his assistant.
Patients matter too. Not only ..."Read more
May 28, 2020
"An expert doctor who cares."
January 2, 2020
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UHC Optimum Choice Preferred POS
Aetna Choice POS II
CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
BCBS Blue Card PPO
UHC Compass HMO
CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
Aetna VA Signature Gold HMO
Coventry DE PPO
Anthem KeyCare PPO
UHC Navigate HMO
UHC Options PPO
Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
CIGNA Open Access Plus
UHC Navigate POS
Aetna Innovation Health Leap
Coventry Southern Health PPO
Anthem HealthKeepers HMO POS
Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
UHC Choice Plus POS
Anthem Pathway X Tiered Hospital and Dental Prime MRF