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Education & Training

  • MPH, 2005
    Harvard School of Public Health
  • Fellowship, Pediatric Ophthalmology, 2002
    Johns Hopkins Maternity Center East
  • Residency, Ophthalmology, 2001
    University of Cincinnati College of Medicine GME
  • Internship, 1998
    University of Cincinnati College of Medicine GME
  • MD, 1997
    University Of North Carolina School Of Medicine
  • BA, 1992
    Davidson College

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Ophthalmology

Awards & Recognition

  • Top Doctors No Va Magazine (2023, 2022, 2021)

National Provider ID: 1518044650


Marlet Bazemore, M.D., M.P.H., graduated from the University of North Carolina School of Medicine. She then completed an ophthalmology residency at the University of Cincinnati School of Medicine. She completed a fellowship in pediatric ophthalmology at the Wilmer Eye Institute at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. Dr. Bazemore joined the academic faculty of Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center and the University of Cincinnati Department of Ophthalmology as an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology for several years before coming to Children's National Hospital.

With an interest in clinical effectiveness, she earned a Masters in Public Health at the Harvard School of Public Health, while on faculty at Cincinnati Children's Medical Center. She now serves as an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and Pediatrics at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, while caring for patients at Children's National.

Dr. Bazemore's particular pediatric ophthalmology interests are strabismus and cataracts. She organized a surgical mission trip to Honduras in 2003 and continues to participate in surgical mission trips to under-resourced populations in the developing world.

Research & Publications

13th Annual Current Concepts in Ophthalmology Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

(2001) Adjustable Suture Techniques in Children

Adjustable Suture Strabismus Surgery

(2003) Contemporary Ophthalmology

Adjustable suture strabismus surgery in infants and children

(2008) Journal of American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus

American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Annual Conference

(2001) Reading Speed in the Amblyopic Eye

American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Annual Conference

(2002) Adjustable Suture Strabismus Surgery in Children

Ectrodactyly ectodermal dysplasia-clefting syndrome causing blindness in a child

(2011) JAAPOS

4.4 / 5 4.4 out of 5 stars (based on 34 Patient/Family Ratings)

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