Dr. Maria C. Scott

Dr. Maria Scott is a board-certified ophthalmologist at TLC Laser Eye Centers in Annapolis. She is considered one of the area’s finest and most skilled surgeons and was the first surgeon in Annapolis to treat patients with the laser vision correction procedure. She has performed over 10,000 laser vision correction procedures since 1996 when the laser was first approved. In addition to performing laser vision correction surgery, she currently trains and supervises other ophthalmologists in laser vision correction.


Dr. Scott received her undergraduate degree magna cum laude from Muhlenberg College in Allentown, Pennsylvania. She is a graduate of Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia and completed her ophthalmology residency at Washington Hospital Center in Washington, DC where she served as chief resident.


Dr. Scott was listed in Washingtonian Magazine as one of twelve top LASIK surgeons in the area and was named a VISX Star Surgeon, an honor received by the top five percent of laser vision correction surgeons with the highest surgical volume in the United States. She was also named top Ophthalmologist in the area by Anne Arundel Medical Center Physicians (What’s UP Annapolis Magazine, October 2005 and October 2007).


Top Doc (2003, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011); Chesapeake Family “Favorite Doc” 2010, 2011; Capital Gazette’s Reader’s Choice for Ophthal­mology 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012; Patients’ Choice Award for Top Ophthalmologist 2009, 2010, 2012.


Dr. Scott is a member of the prestigious Society for Excellence in Eyecare, an organization of eye care specialists personally selected and recognized for their leadership and innovation.  She is also a member of the American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons, American Academy of Ophthal­mology, Ophthalmic Women Leaders, and the American College of Eye Surgeons.  In September 2011, the Anne Arundel Medical Center Founda­tion Board of Directors voted to approve Dr. Scott as a member of the board.

You can find more about Dr. Scott at www.chesapeakeeyecare.com