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We’ve assembled a team of highly trained, passionate eye doctors who offer innovative care that not only meets your vision needs but is also comfortable and designed around you. Take a second to get acquainted!

Wayne L. Barber, M.D., F.A.A.O.

dr-barberDr. Wayne Barber is a board-certified ophthalmologist at Center for Total Eye Care. He specializes in laser assisted and traditional cataract surgery, YAG laser capsulotomy, glaucoma treatment, retinal conditions including diabetic eye disease and age related macular degeneration, and dry eye and blepharitis. He was the first ophthalmologist in Carroll County to perform radial keratotomy, laser vision correction for myopia, laser assisted cataract surgery and phacoemulsification for cataracts.

“I have always found helping people to be uplifting. I like listening to peoples' problems and figuring out how I can use my ability to help them. That's why I became an ophthalmologist. After over 34 years in practice, I still feel gratified when I hear people say, 'I see better now, thanks to you.’”

Constantly Seeking Knowledge

“When I was in college, I was always interested in learning more than just what was required for the course. Today, I’m the same way in my practice. I constantly strive to learn all the latest techniques for the benefit of my patients. As a result, I was the first ophthalmologist in Carroll County to perform radial keratotomy, laser vision correction for myopia, laser assisted cataract surgery and phacoemulsification for cataracts.”     

  • BS: Biochemistry, University of Maryland, summa cum laude     
  • MD: University of Maryland School of Medicine, cum laude     
  • Internship: Internal Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital     
  • Chief Resident in Ophthalmology: Greater Baltimore Medical Center  

Highly Involved, Highly Informed

“Being involved with professional organizations keeps me informed about what’s going on in the eye care world. I enjoy going out and meeting my peers and exchanging information with them. New information is the cornerstone to providing the most thorough care available.”

  • Former Chief of Section: Ophthalmology and ENT Surgery, Carroll Hospital Center
  • Certified: American Board of Ophthalmology, American Board of Eye Surgery
  • Fellow: American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Member: American Medical Association, Carroll County Medical Association, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Maryland Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons

Giving The Gift Of Clear Vision

“Every year, I provide free eye exams to low-income senior citizens as part of the National Eye Care Project. I feel honored to have the knowledge to improve a person’s eyesight, and therefore I feel it is my duty to share it with those who are less fortunate. Most senior citizens find great joy in reading books, and I want to help them retain their favorite pastime for as long as possible.”

Robert F. Friedman, M.D., F.A.A.O.

dr-friedmanDr. Robert Friedman, a board-certified ophthalmologist, has been part of Center for Total Eye Care since 2003. He specializes in cataract surgery, using the latest technology of laser cataract surgery, as well as premium lens implants with multifocal options and toric lens implants for astigmatism correction. He also treats many patients for glaucoma, diabetes, macular degeneration as well as many other eye conditions.

“Good vision is vital to your enjoyment of life. That’s why you want the best possible care for your precious asset. I’ve dedicated myself to staying on top of the latest, safest vision technology in vision care that can enhance your sight and your quality of life.”

An Education Focused On You

“It takes more than a college education to teach an ophthalmologist the numerous variables that can complicate a patient’s vision or eye health. With my extensive education and advanced training, I can be trusted to recommend the best eye care for you."

  • Board-Certified: American Board of Ophthalmology
  • Fellowship: Cornea/External Disease/ Refractive Surgery, Dean A. McGee Eye Institute, University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, OK
  • Residency: Ophthalmology, Friedenwald Eye Institute, Baltimore, MD
  • MD: University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

Seeing The Future Of Eye Care

“Professional memberships are another way I work to keep current on new developments in my field. And more important, my membership standings are ways my patients can be assured that I’m providing them with a level of care they can feel confident about.”

  • Fellow: American Academy of Ophthalmology Member: American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery; Maryland Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons
  • Hospital Affiliations: Maryland General Hospital, Carroll Hospital Center
  • Chief of Department: Ophthalmology, Carroll Hospital Center
  • Medical Director: Carroll County Eye Surgery Center

Looking Out For Your Comfort And Safety

“I became an ophthalmologist not only because I wanted to help people with their vision problems, but because I find eye care truly fascinating. There are always new discoveries in my field, and with each I ask myself how it can best be implemented at the Center for Total Eye Care to benefit our patients.”

  • Published Author: Dr. Friedman’s research has been featured in several professional publications, including Clinical Transplantation, Maryland Medical Journal, American Journal of Ophthalmology and Archives of Ophthalmology.
  • Awards: Administrative Chief Resident of Ophthalmology, Friedenwald Eye Institute, Maryland General Hospital; Maryland State Senatorial Scholarship, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore MD; Phi Beta Kappa National Honor Society, University of Maryland, College Park, MD
  • Appointed: Co-Director, Cornea Services, Friedenwald Eye Institute, Maryland General Hospital Residency Program, Baltimore, MD

Cynthia H. Jun, O.D., F.A.A.O.

dr-junDr. Cynthia Jun is an optometrist with Center for Total Eye Care. She specializes in comprehensive eye care, dry eye treatment, specialty contact lens fittings, and pre- and post-operative care. Her goal is to keep her patients informed while providing the most advanced diagnosis and management of common eye diseases.

"Ever since I can remember, I have enjoyed the sciences. After I received my Bachelor of Science Degree, I became interested in optometry. I chose the profession because it enables me to affect the quality of a patient's life and how they function day to day. It's very rewarding to know that I've made it easier for someone to read a book, watch a movie, or see a loved one. "

My Educations Becomes Your Education

“The best treatment for any condition is patient education. I have learned that the more a patient learns about his or her particular condition, whether it’s myopia or a progressive disease, the more effective the treatment. We all are more inclined to follow a regimen if we know not only what we’re being treated for, but why. Taking the time to share my knowledge with patients makes a big difference in their care.”

  • OD: Doctor of Optometry: University of California, Berkeley, School of Optometry (#1 ranked optometry school by the Gourman Report)
  • BS: Psychobiology, University of California, Los Angeles
  • Resident: Baltimore Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Benefiting From Professional Organizations

“I enjoy working closely with the doctors in my office as well as other doctors in my field. Being a member of professional organizations allows me to exchange ideas and information that will ultimately benefit my patients.”

  • Member: American Academy of Optometry, American Optometric Association, Maryland Optometric Association.
  • Certified: TPA Optometrist

Advanced Training And Exposure

“At Berkeley, while completing my rotations in specialty contact lenses, low vision and electrodiagnostics, I made it a priority to perform research for the latest eye care developments, so I can give you the most advanced clinical training in the diagnosis and management of ocular disease. My research and clinical experience has enabled me to provide a full spectrum of primary-care needs.”

  • Research: Mechanisms of Corneal Infection, Efficacy of Glaucoma Medications Lecture
  • Presentations: Baltimore VAMC, Pennsylvania College of Optometry, Transient Monocular Visual Loss, Diabetic Papillopathy and Diabetic Retinopathy, Traumatic Hyphema
  • World Languages: Spanish and Korean

Patient Testimonial

“I have been going to Dr. Jun for several years - she is great!!! She is very thorough during the exam & always takes time to answer questions! I highly recommend Dr. Jun!" ~ Peggy

Christine Luzuriaga, O.D., F.A.A.O.

dr-luzuriagaDr. Christine Luzuriaga is an optometrist with Center for Total Eye Care. She specializes in dry eye diagnosis and treatment, traditional and specialty contact lens fittings, pre- and post-operative care, as well as routine eye care. She strives to provide compassionate, thorough, up-to-date care while diagnosing and treating eye conditions and diseases.

"Vision loss is one of people’s greatest fears. By being able to help preserve and improve sight, I am able to help improve my patient’s overall quality of life. I take great pride and joy in being a part of that.”

Education Improves Engagement

“I have always taken my education seriously because my education is what gives me the knowledge to care for patients. The things I have learned, and continue to learn, are what enable me to treat patients to the highest standard of care. Additionally, I am able to pass on my knowledge so that patients are able to understand their condition and take an active role in their care.”

  • BS: Health Science, Clemson University, Clemson, SC, cum laude, Calhoun Honors Scholar
  • MS: Vision Sciences, New England College of Optometry, Boston, MA
  • OD: Doctor of Optometry, New England College of Optometry, Boston, MA
  • Resident: Ocular Disease, Baltimore Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Always Sharing, Always Growing

“Being a member of professional eye care organizations gives me the opportunity to attend lectures and read journals on the latest developments in eye care, which I am then able to use when diagnosing and treating my patients. These organizations also give me relationships with colleagues with whom I am able to collaborate and gain additional knowledge.”

  • Member: Maryland Optometric Association, American Optometric Association, American Academy of Optometry
  • Licenses: Maryland Board of Optometry, TPA-certified Optometry, Pennsylvania Board of Optometry, Therapeutics and Glaucoma Optometry, DEA

Keeping An Eye On Research

“I absolutely love what I do and enjoy the relationships I have developed with patients. I take my responsibilities as an optometrist seriously and strive to stay atop of current technology and research so that my patients receive the best possible treatment.”

  • Research: Glaucoma Medication & Patient Compliance, Peripheral Aberrations & Development of Myopia
  • Lecture Presentations: Cataracts, Glaucoma, Refractive Surgery, Retinal Conditions, Corneal
  • Conference Presentations: Risk factors in the development of glaucoma
  • Case Presentation: Panuveitis–A Hidden Diagnosis

Patient Testimonial

"Another fantastic visit with Dr. Luzuriaga and staff at the Center for Total Eye Care. Particularly impressed with their COVID mitigation strategies which left me feeling safe and reassured. We’ll see you again next year!"