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Eye Maxx Optical

6603 Riverdale Road RIverdale, MD 20737


(301) 476-5981

Quality Optometry for the Washington, D.C. Area

opticianAt Eye Maxx Optical, our goal is to provide you with the finest in eye care service, from comprehensive eye exams to prescription eyewear and contact lenses. We carry a wide selection of the latest designer frames, prescription eyeglasses and optical goods. Our professional staff, optician and optometrist will guide you through the process of taking your eye exam and getting your new glasses or contacts, making sure your eyesight is in top shape!

We cater to patients of all ages, from 4 to 104. Our quaint, comfortable, newly decorated office is wheelchair accessible, and is conveniently located at the B/W Parkway. We participate in the following insurance plans: VSP, Davis Vision, Advantica Eyecare, EyeMed Vision Care, and Coast to Coast Vision. If you have other coverage, check with our staff. We also speak Spanish.

Meet Our Optometrist

local optometristDr. Gail A. Petersen, a native Californian, received her optometry degree from the Southern California College of Optometry in 1998. Dr. Petersen moved to the D.C. area in 2004 after working for Kaiser Permanente in California for six years. Since opening her private practice at Eye Maxx Optical in 2006, Dr. Petersen has been providing patients with friendly, quality eye care and excellent service, making them feel both comfortable and well cared for.


Our Receptionist

local opticianOur friendly receptionist, Shareena Atkinson, is here to help! She will greet you, guide you through filling out the necessary forms, verify your insurance, and assist you with finding the eyeglass frame that's just right for you!




Call Eye Maxx Optical today at (301) 476-5981 to make your eye care appointment and select your perfect prescription eyewear!

Business Hours

10:00am - 6:00pm
10:00am - 2:00pm
10:00am - 6:00pm
10:00am - 6:00pm
10:00am - 2:00pm
Appointments Available
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(301) 476-5981