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Welcome to Lavenburg Medical Group

Whether you live in Newark DE, Elkton MD, or Wilmington DE, Lavenburg Medical Group is here to help you meet your eye care needs. Our team of optometry and ophthalmology experts is proud to provide Delaware and Maryland residents and their families the highest-quality vision and eye care in the area. From diagnostics to treatment, our technicians and staff use the latest technology to help meet your vision care needs.

Your Optometrist in Elkton, MD

Comprehensive Eye Care in Maryland and Delaware

Routine eye exams are an essential aspect of eye care. Our eye doctor will evaluate your vision to identify the key problems you are dealing with. We want to catch them before they progress. We have a long history of detecting eye disease early-on, and utilizing the latest interventions that science has to offer to correct and treat immediately. Corrective frames and contact lenses are only the starting point.

Our Services 

We offer a wide range of services for every vision or eye care need. We also offer a number of the latest treatments for skin care and cosmetic procedures. When you are seeking cosmetic procedures around your eyes, you want the work of a specialist in eye care, and not simply a doctor skilled in cosmetic work. Our eye care services include:

  • Corrective lenses and contacts
  • Lasik/refractive surgery
  • Cataract surgery
  • Diabetic eye disease treatment
  • Glaucoma treatment
  • Eyelid surgery
  • Cosmetic laser procedures
  • Pulsed light hair removal
  • Photo facials
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Obagi skincare

Schedule an Appointment Today

At Lavenburg Medical Group, we manage patients in the areas of Newark, DE, Elkton, MD, Wilmington, DE, and the surrounding areas. Our mission is to ensure you feel safe and taken care of from your very first phone call.

Our specialized team of board-certified experts uses the latest trends in intuitive technology to ensure you and your family members get the best eye care possible. Eye surgery and cosmetic procedures can be nerve-wracking experiences for patients of all ages. We understand the most common vision problems for aging adults and growing children. We are equipped to answer all of your eye care questions. Get your journey to better vision started today, and book an appointment now. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call us at (302) 993-0722.


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  • Adrienne Vittadini
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We also offer budget friendly packages to meet any budget. 

Stop in and look at our frames and speak to our Opticians. We love assisting our patients with fashionable 

eyewear so you not only see well, but also look fabulous! 

Most insurances are accepted .

Meet The Staff

Learn Who We Are

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    Douglas Lavenburg, MD


    Muhlenburg CollegeAllentown, PABS & 1980Magna Cum Laude

    Medical School:

    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New JerseyNew Brunswick, NJ1980- 1983Northeastern Ohio Universities College of MedicineRootstown, OHMD 1983- 1985

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    Kimberly Bristow, OD


    Pennsylvania College of Optometry: Philadelphia, PADoctor of Optometry, May 1997Bachelor of Science, May 19943.70 GPA, Class Rank 11/ 139

    University of Maryland Baltimore County: Baltimore, MarylandBiology Curriculum, 103 credits completed, 3.88 GPA

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    Meredith A. Cohen-Weinberger O.D.


    Pennsylvania College of Optometry, Elkins Park PADoctor of Optometry, May 2010Bachelor of Science, May 2007*Clinical honors: Spring 2008, Summer 2008, Fall 2008, Summer 2009, Winter 2010 and Spring 2010.Miami University, Oxford OHBachelor of Arts, May 2006Zoology Major

  • .
    David G. Jupiter, OD, FAAO

    David G. Jupiter, OD, FAAO has been practicing optometry in the Tri-State Area since 1992.  Dr. Jupiter graduated from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry in Philadelphia where he also completed a residency in low vision rehabilitation.  He has been practicing in Delaware and Maryland since completing his optometric education. 

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    ​Bruce J. Sumlin, MD

    Bruce J. Sumlin, MD is a graduate of Duke University and earned his medical degree from the University of Illinois in Chicago. He completed an internship at Howard University Hospital in Washington D.C. as well as an ophthalmology residency at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan.

    Dr. Sumlin is a board-certified ophthalmologist having performed more than 15,000 cataract and glaucoma surgeries in addition to thousands of Lasik procedures. His special interests include refractive surgery (Lasik, PRK, etc.) cataracts, glaucoma, and diabetic retinopathy.

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