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1005 May Avenue

Norfolk, VA 23504 US

(757) 623-2123

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Welcome to Norfolk Eye Physicians & Surgeons
Your Ophthalmologist in Norfolk, VA.

Call us at (757) 623-2123 today.

Welcome to Norfolk Eye Physicians & Surgeons. We have two locations to serve you with offices in Norfolk and Virginia Beach. Dr. Cheryl Cauthen and the Norfolk Eye Physicians & Surgeons team strive to provide the finest in ophthalmology services. We invite you to browse our website to learn more about our ophthalmology services, and invite you to join our patient family by scheduling an eye exam appointment at our Norfolk or Virginia Beach office.

Norfolk Eye Physicians & Surgeons is a full service eye and vision care provider and will take both eye emergencies as well as scheduled appointments. Patients throughout the Norfolk and Virginia Beach area come to Norfolk Eye Physicians & Surgeons because they know they will receive the personal attention and professional care that is our foundation. Dr. Cauthen and our team are dedicated to keeping our patients comfortable and well-informed at all times. At Norfolk Eye Physicians & Surgeons, we will explain every exam and procedure and answer all of our patient's questions. Additionally, at Norfolk Eye Physicians & Surgeons, we offer vision financing options and will work with medical and vision insurance providers to ensure quality ophthalmic care for all of our patients.

Total Eye Care for the Entire Family

Our belief in total eye care makes Dr. Cauthen and the Norfolk Eye Physicians & Surgeons staff the eye and vision care providers of choice in the Norfolk and Virginia Beach area. Our ophthalmologist and associates offer the following services: complete eye exams, contact lenses, glasses, treatment of medical eye disease including glaucoma and diabetic eye disease, and cataract, glaucoma and laser surgery. For a complete list of services, visit our services pageor call our Norfolk office at (757) 623-2123.

At Norfolk Eye Physicians & Surgeons, we are dedicated to providing high quality, caring ophthalmic care in a comfortable environment. Call us at (757) 623-2123 or schedule an appointment today online.

Cheryl Cauthen, MD Board Certified Ophthamologist
Norfolk Eye Physicians & Surgeons (757) 623-2123
1005 May Avenue, Norfolk, VA 23504

Meet The Ophthalmologist

  • Dr. Cheryl Cauthen

    Dr. Cheryl Cauthen was born in Flint, Michigan. She graduated from Howard University College of Medicine in Washington, D.C. Her residency in ophthalmology was completed at Howard University Hospital. She is board certified in ophthalmology and is an Associate Professor of Ophthalmology at Eastern Virginia Medical School. Dr. Cauthen is a medical retina attending at the Veterans Administration in Hampton Virginia. Dr. Cauthen’s special interests include cataract surgery, medical and surgical treatment of glaucoma , diabetic retinopathy and other medical retinal diseases. Dr. Cauthen and her husband, William reside in Suffolk. She is active in her church and other community service organizations and enjoys knitting.

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Reviews From Our Satisfied Patients

  • "I am always satisfied with the care I receive from this provider and the staff. I have been a patient for maybe 10 years. Dr.Cauthen is proficient, patient and has a very calming demeanor. I would definitely recommend this provider."
    Esther C.

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