Board Certified – American Board of Ophthalmology Eye Physician and Surgeon

    • Advanced Cataract Surgery
    • Laser Vision Correction (LASIK & PRK)
    • Comprehensive Ophthalmology

    Dr. Pasquale is a Board Certified Diplomat of the American Board of Ophthalmology, Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, a member of the American Society of Cataract Refractive Surgery and member of the Maryland Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons.

    Dr. Pasquale specializes in small incision, no stitch, no needle cataract surgery using advanced intraocular lenses, techniques and technologies to optimize vision.  In many cases, this combination can provide Dr. Pasquale’s patients excellent distance and near vision and may reduce or eliminate their dependency on glasses. 

    Dr. Pasquale is a highly experienced refractive surgeon having performed thousands of Laser Vision Correction procedures including PRK and Custom Intralase LASIK as part of the Department of Defense Warfighter Laser Eye Surgery Program.  In addition to offering Laser Vision Correction, Dr. Pasquale offers comprehensive ophthalmology care to include annual eye exams for patients of all ages, glaucoma and diabetic screening exams and treatment and aesthetic services including blepharoplasty (eyelid surgery), Botox Cosmetic®, and a variety of other treatments to produce a more youthful appearance. 

    Prior to joining Ophthalmology Associates Dr. (Colonel) Pasquale retired from the United States Air Force after 25 years of service.  His last assignment was as Commander of the Department of Surgery at Andrews AFB, MD.  Dr. Pasquale received his undergraduate degree from the United States Air Force Academy and his Medical Degree from the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences School of Medicine, Bethesda, Maryland.  He completed his Ophthalmology Residency at Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base located in San Antonio, TX.  Dr. Pasquale has also served as the Chief of Ophthalmology at Andrews AFB, as an Air force Command Refractive Surgery Consultant providing consultation and advice on refractive surgery in the Air Force.  Dr. Pasquale served three tours of duty in Iraq as a flight surgeon, ophthalmologist, and Hospital Commander.  For the last 15 years, Dr. Pasquale has served as a Clinical Associate Professor of Ophthalmology for the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences School of Medicine training future military ophthalmologists and other physicians in the care of eye disease and ocular surgery.  He is regarded as a highly accomplished and experienced refractive surgeon, cataract surgeon and clinician. 

    Dr. Pasquale is a welcome addition to the team at Ophthalmology Associates of Greater Annapolis as we continue to meet your needs for contact lenses and glasses, provide advance cataract surgery, laser vision correction and treatment of pediatric and retinal conditions for families throughout central Maryland.


    Dr. Avallone is the area's first board certified ophthalmologist with a full-time practice dedicated to the entire spectrum of children's eye care needs.

    From eye exams for newborns to the latest surgical methods for treating eye misalignment, Dr. Avallone offers children and their families a caring approach combined with more than 12 years of clinical expertise.

    Formerly Director of Pediatric Ophthalmology at the National Naval Medical Center in Bethesda, Dr. Avallone has taught pediatric ophthalmology to residents from Georgetown University, Washington Hospital Center and other medical programs. He received distinguished awards from several of these institutions, including "Clinical Teacher of the Year" at Georgetown.

    Dr. Avallone completed a fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology at Children's National Medical Center in Washington, D.C. and received his medical degree at Uniformed Services University in Bethesda. He is a member of the medical staff at Anne Arundel Medical Center. Dr. Avallone has been a team leader for humanitarian medical missions to Guatemala for the past six years. He enjoys sailing and time with his family.


    Dr. Sherman offers patients more than thirty-four years of experience in all aspects of eye care, with specific focus on treating medical retinal disease such as diabetic retinopathy and macular degeneration. He is on the staff of the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.

    Dr. Sherman attended medical school at the University of Vermont College of Medicine, was a medical intern at Montefiore Hospital of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, was an ophthalmology resident at the Scheie Eye Institute of the University of Pennsylvania, and was a retina fellow at the Wilmer Ophthalmologic Institute of Johns Hopkins Hospital.

    Patients of Dr. Sherman often comment on his thoroughness and personal attention. In his free time, Dr. Sherman is an avid photographer and enjoys spending time with his family.


    Eleanor Kim, O.D.,F.A.A.O. is a Maryland native from Greenbelt who received her BS degree from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County and her Doctor of Optometry degree from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry at Salus University where she graduated with high honors. In addition, she is a Beta Sigma Kappa and Gold Key academic honor society member. She continued with her post graduate education and completed a residency which focused on pediatrics and binocular vision with emphasis on the diagnosis, management, and vision therapy for developmental visual anomalies, including strabismus, amblyopia, as well as visual processing disorders that result in learning disabilities at the University of California Berkeley School of Optometry. After completing her residency she stayed on as clinical faculty in the Binocular Vision and Pediatric clinics at UC Berkeley as well as pursued her fellowship in the American Academy of Optometry. She currently practices primary care optometry and specializes in pediatrics and contact lenses. Outside the office Dr. Kim enjoys traveling, reading and spending time with her family and friends.


    Dr. Duncan is the most recent addition to the team at Ophthalmology Associates of Greater Annapolis. He is a board-certified, fellowship trained pediatric ophthalmologist. He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus. His practice incorporates the treatment of all aspect of children’s eye care needs, including refractive errors, retinopathy of prematurity, amblyopia, strabismus, and pediatric cataracts. In addition he treats adult patients who have double vision and strabismus. He has been published in several prominent ophthalmology journals and co-authored textbook chapters. His research focused on retinopathy of prematurity and the use of optical coherence tomography (OCT) in children.

    Dr. Duncan comes to us after having completed a two year fellowship in pediatric ophthalmology and adult strabismus at Duke Eye Center in Durham, North Carolina. He completed his residency in ophthalmology at Nassau University Medical Center, where he served as Chief Resident. He received his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia.

    His interests include spending time with his wife Jessica, his son Wyatt, and his daughter Gwendolyn. He is an avid runner and enjoys rooting for all teams Philadelphia.