Dr. Howard H. Levin, O.D., is the founder of Levin Eyecare, and currently serves as the practice’s president and clinical director. He has decades of experience as a licensed eye doctor and was instrumental in establishing Levin Eyecare as an eye care practice known for treating its patients like family.

Dr. Howard Levin of Levin Eye Care


Dr. Howard Levin graduated from the University of Maryland in 1968 and went on to attend the Pennsylvania College of Optometry, graduating with his Doctor of Optometry degree in 1972. Along with his work as an optometrist, he’s also one of the founders of MEC Healthcare, one of the first managed care companies in the United States.

Dr. Levin has practiced optometry for more than 45 years, and he has the accolades to back his nationally recognized expertise. In accordance with his commitment to the community, he received the Mel Waxman Award in 1999. Then, in 2003, he was named Optometrist of the Year by the state of Maryland. He also serves as the vice president of Versant Health and is on the board of Care First Blue Cross Blue Shield.

Howard and his son Richard built Levin Eye Care in 2006 to help patients in the community receive superior eye care. Now with 10 locations throughout the greater Baltimore area, Howard remains as passionate about providing quality eye care for all as he was in 1972.


  • General Optometry Care
  • Optical Exams and Services
  • Retinal Diseases


  • Award — Melvin Waxman Award (1999)
  • Award — Optometrist of the Year, Maryland (2003)


Patricia Hutsell
Patricia Hutsell
October 14, 2023
The Levin Eyecare doctors/staff are professional, experienced, and trustworthy. I received top notch care and the result of my exam was communicated thoroughly and compassionately. I whole heartedly recommend Levin Eyecare for all your vision needs!
Victoria Kadiri
Victoria Kadiri
October 12, 2023
Quick services, detailed diagnosis, respect for clients, fine frames and clean environment, so I recommend Levin Eyecare to anyone looking for good eye clinic to use.
Sharon Burge
Sharon Burge
October 11, 2023
Love Dr Karl Malicdem. He is so thorough and explains everything to you so you can totally understand what is going on.
Victoria Glose
Victoria Glose
October 10, 2023
The staff are inviting, attentive. The Dr.s are personable, discuss any changes in your vision in patient friendly terms.
John Shuler
John Shuler
October 3, 2023
Felt that Dr Richard Levin was competent and answered all my questions.
Allan Levine
Allan Levine
October 3, 2023
Great service. Always timely. Spotless office. Great doctors.
Benjamin Munoz III
Benjamin Munoz III
October 2, 2023
Fast, friendly, and affordable.
Tori Prosser
Tori Prosser
October 1, 2023
Great customer service!
Khal Jokhadar
Khal Jokhadar
September 30, 2023
Professional staff and clean facility.. It was a great experience!


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454-A Ritchie Hwy,
Severna Park, MD 21146
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Bel Air

223 Brierhill Drive,
Bel Air, MD 21015
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4830 Butler Road
Glyndon, MD 21071
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Perry Hall

4313 Ebenezer Rd
Nottingham, MD 21236
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7684 Belair
MD 21236
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8109 Harford
MD 21234
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Belvedere Square

Belvedere Square Market
517 E. Belvedere Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21212
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Merritt Park Shopping Center
1748 Merritt BLVD, Suite B
Dundalk, MD 21222
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3755 Old Court Rd
Suite E, Pikesville,
Maryland 21208


Cranberry Square Shopping Center
405 N. Center Street Suite 24-A
Westminster, MD 21157