Total Eye Care

Office Hours

Monday: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesday: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Thursday: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Friday: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Ashley Eye Center

Robert E. Peyser, M.D.

Whether you require surgical treatment, custom fitting of contact lenses or a complete and thorough eye examination, Dr. Peyser will make sure you receive the most outstanding vision care available. We have been serving the Charleston community for 35 years and strive to exceed our patients' expectations. When you walk through our doors, you will be greeted by a compassionate and experienced team who are dedicated to providing high-quality personalized eye care for your whole family in a friendly and professional environment. Dr. Peyser is trained to diagnose and treat a variety of disorders including cataracts, glaucoma and diabetic retinopathy. We have onsite modern state of the art diagnostic equipment, fully equipped examination rooms, spacious waiting areas and an optical boutique.

Medical Director

Robert Peyser MD - Ophthalmologist, Board Certified by the American Academy of Ophthalmology since 1985

Emory University, BA, 1974
Emory University School of Medicine, MD, 1978
University of Miami School of Medicine, Internship in Internal Medicine, 1979
Washington National Eye Center, Residency in Ophthalmology 1980-1983
Hospital affiliations 1983-present
Roper/St Francis Healthcare System 
Physicians Eye Surgery Center
Trident Hospital Eye Surgery Center
Ralph Johnson Veterans Administration Hospital
Storm Eye Institute, Medical University of South Carolina

American Academy of Ophthalmology
Charleston Medical Society
Charleston Ophthalmology Society
Lions Club



Donna McKuhen - Technician


Stephanie Hoerner - Technician


Cindy Wilcox - Billing


Beverly McKnight - Public Relations


Debra Ramsey - Front Office

Payment Options

We accept Visa and Master Card credit cards as well as personal checks. We also accept many insurance plans, some of which are listed below. If your insurance or group is not listed, please call us and ask because we may accept it.