Matej Polomsky, MD
Matej Polomsky, MD – General Ophthalmology, Cataract, Laser Surgery
Matej Polomsky, MD is a board certified surgeon performing advanced cataract and refractive surgeries. He completed his Ophthalmology residency at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill and his internship at Georgetown University Hospitals in Washington, D.C. After his residency he spent some time in beautiful Boulder, Colorado and completed a laser vision correction fellowship. Dr. Polomsky prides himself for delivering strong, ethical, and thorough patient care in eye disease and surgery.
Dr. Polomsky is a published surgeon who has presented research at National Ophthalmology Research forums. He stays up-to-date on the latest technology and treatments by attending national conferences. At the University of North Carolina, Dr. Polomsky received extensive surgical training in modern cataract removal. He performs no stitch, micro-incision surgery with minimal anesthesia using the most advanced intraocular lenses available today. He also performs bladeless cataract surgery using the LenSx Femtosecond laser technology and was the first surgeon certified in Wilmington to perform ORA-guided cataract surgery. His other certifications include the VISX CustomVue S4 IR platform and the Intralase Femotsecond laser for Laser Vision Correction. His dedication to excellent patient care is evident in each patient encounter.
Originally from Slovakia, Dr. Polomsky moved to the greater Washington D.C. area at the age of five. He graduated with Honors from Northwestern University. Following the completion of his undergraduate studies, he went on to receive his medical degree from New York Medical College.
In his free time, Dr. Polomsky enjoys performing locally with his 90s rock & roll band called Alternative Vision and staying active by running, swimming and playing tennis. “My philosophy is simple: Improving my patients’ vision and quality of life is the most rewarding feeling I can ask for.”