St. Charles Town Plaza 1272 Smallwood Drive West Waldorf, MD 20603
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9:00am - 5:00pm
9:00am - 5:00pm
9:00am - 5:00pm
9:00am - 5:00pm
9:00am - 5:00pm
9:00am - 3:00pm


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Only at Sterling Optical Waldorf, MD

Complete Pair of
Designer Eyeglasses
From Nicole Miller, Champion, Vogue, Guess or Jones NY *
with single-vision CR-39 lenses
HD Digital
Progressive lenses
50 %
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current wearers Acuvue® Brand
Contact Lenses
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Why choose Sterling Optical Waldorf, MD?

The Sterling Optical store in Waldorf has been in business for 28 years. With that kind of longevity, should give you added confidence in knowing that this is the place where you will find the best value and selection when it comes to the vision needs for you and your family. With the convenience of offering one-hour service on some prescriptions, we make it easy to provide professional eye care service and treatment, all according to your schedule. And perhaps the greatest benefit is pricing – Sterling Optical makes eye care affordable. Best of all, when you choose Sterling Optical, everything you buy is backed by our satisfaction guarantee. If your eyewear becomes broken or damaged, we offer a $25 warranty on all purchases. Our staff is committed to providing you and your family with the best possible eye care and exceptional customer service. We even accept most insurance plans. Find out why we’re the best eye care store in the area. Visit Sterling Optical at 1272 Smallwood Drive West, Waldorf, MD 20603-4732.

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Eye Exams & Affordable Eye Care in Waldorf, MD

Welcome to Sterling Optical in Waldorf, MD. Dr. Robin Apple and Dr. Pamela Brogden offer expert advice and will answer all of your vision-related questions in finding lenses that fit your lifestyle. If you are in the market for contact lenses, our trained staff of eye care professionals offer complete training for use and cleaning of your new eyewear. The Sterling Optical store in Waldorf carries the most complete collection of eyewear, sunglasses, ophthalmic lenses and contact lenses for adults (and for children as well). Our showroom has a wide selection of specialty eyewear from well-known brands that include Gucci and Coach (among many others). You will find hundreds of frames that suit every taste and budget. Additionally, we provide expert fittings and eye exams, for which we use the most advanced technology. Whatever your eye care needs, the professionals at Sterling Optical in Waldorf, MD are here to help you

Our Brands

We carry popular designer brands and the latest styles to fit your style and budget. Stop by your neighborhood Sterling Optical location to view our complete collection.

  • Airlock
  • Cazal
  • Champion
  • Coach
  • Cote D’Azur
  • CoverGirl
  • Easytwist
  • GAP
  • Giorgio Armani
  • Gucci
  • Guess
  • Hugo Boss
  • Kate Spade
  • Kenneth Cole
  • Kenneth Cole Reaction
  • Lucky Brand
  • Maxx Eyewear
  • Michael Ryen
  • Nicole Miller
  • Nike
  • Nine West
  • Polo Ralph Lauren
  • Prada
  • Puma
  • Randy Jackson
  • Ray-Ban®
  • Sophia Loren
  • Stetson
  • Timberland
  • Versace

Vision Plans We Accept

At Sterling Optical in Waldorf, MD, we now accept more vision insurance plans than ever before! And, in the event we don’t­­­ accept your plan – we’ll gladly provide you with a discount on a complete pair of eyeglasses. In most cases, we can bill your vision insurance provider directly. This will save you time and out-of-pocket expenses for your eyeglasses, contact lenses, or eye exam. The vision plans we accept include:

  • Aetna
  • Avesis
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Davis Vision
  • EyeMed
  • FEP Blue Vision
  • National Vision Administrators, L.L.C.
  • Optum Health Care
  • Safeguard – MetLife
  • Spectera
  • Superior Vision

Don’t see your insurance listed? Call this store at (301) 932-4390 to check for additional accepted insurance plans.

Use your FSA (flex spending account) and HSA (health savings account) funds on eye exams, eyeglasses, and contact lenses!

Meet Our Doctor: Dr. Robin Apple

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Doctor Hours

Monday 9:15 am to 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:15 am to 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:15 am to 3:00 pm
Friday 9:15 am to 4:30 pm
Saturday 9:15 am to 3:00 pm
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Meet Our Doctor: Dr. Robin Apple

Dr. Robin Apple, a native Washingtonian, received her doctorate from The Pennsylvania College of Optometry. Post graduation, she became employed with the National
Institutes of Health, where she received certification to participate in the Age-Related Macular Degeneration Study (AREDS), as well as the Diabetic Retinopathy Study. She brings her expertise in fitting contact lenses, diagnosis/treatment of various eye diseases, and her skill with the precise determination of eyeglass prescriptions to the Sterling Optical Family.

As a dedicated Optometrist, wife, and mother, her philosophy is to care for each patient as if they were family. She believes in educating her patients during eye exams and promises to meet your expectations and exceed them. Her motto is “You’ll See…We care”.

To make an appointment with Dr. Robin Apple, call (301) 932-4390.

*On purchase of select frames from Nicole Miller, Champion, Vogue, Guess or Jones NY with single-vision CR-39 plastic lenses. Inventory will vary by location. Cannot be combined with insurance or other offers. Other restrictions may apply. See store for details. Offer expires 04/30/24. **Buy one complete pair of eyeglasses (frames with progressive lenses) and get 50% off progressive lenses on second pair (with purchase of frames). Second pair must be equal or lesser value. Progressive lenses must be Precision View brand or similar. Cannot be combined with insurance or other offers. Other restrictions may apply. See store for details. Offer expires 04/30/24. Offer valid on purchase of eligible supply quantities of ACUVUE® branded contact lenses at participating retail locations from 01/01/2024 - 06/30/2024. See full terms and conditions at and complete online reward form within 60 days of purchase. [AS102300 PP2023AMB6974]