ExperienceDr. Busch established Chesterfield Ophthalmology in 1991, and has continued to grow as a solo practitioner in comprehensive ophthalmology. Dr. Busch’s area of expertise includes cataract surgery. Dr. Busch is past chief of the medical staff at Stony Point Surgery Center in Richmond, Virginia.
PracticeDr. Busch believes that a thorough understanding of your medical and/or surgical problems and treatment allows you to make an informed and educated choice. His practice’s mission is to educate the patient, while providing the safest, most advanced medical and surgical care. This knowledge allows the patient to take an active role in the treatment which is an important part of the healing process. Dr. Busch specializes in: small incision cataract surgery with lens implantation, refractive surgery (PRK) for correction of nearsightedness and astigmatism; the treatment of eye diseases, glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, dry eye and other eye infections; laser and glaucoma surgery, blepharoplasty (lid surgery) for both cosmetic and medical reasons; lid lesion surgery; Vivite and Lattise. His practice also offers comprehensive eye examinations, contact lens fittings and contacts.
EducationDr. Stephen M. Busch received a Bachelor of Science in Biology earning high honors from Juniata College. He attended Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine from 1982 to 1986. After graduation, he completed a rotating internship at The Osteopathic Medical Center of Philadelphia in 1987. He then completed a three year residency in ophthalmology in 1990, and is a board-certified ophthalmologist.
ProfileDr. Busch enjoys summit hiking and fly fishing.
Awards2019 MEDARVA Patient Choice Award
Chesterfield Ophthalmology, PC
2385 Colony Crossing Place
Midlothian, VA 23112
Phone: (804) 739-2220
- Cataract surgery
- Dry eye/tear solutions
- Removal of cyst/pimple on or in eyelid
- Removal of growth on conjunctiva
- Repair of non-functioning or blocked tear duct