We found 5 pediatric ophthalmologists who accept Medicare near Philadelphia, PA.
Dr. Leonard Nelson is a physician who specializes in pediatric ophthalmology. In his practice, he is particularly interested in strabismus. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Nelson accepts. Dr. Nelson obtained his medical school training at Harvard Medical School and performed his residency at NYU Langone Medical Center, Bellevue Hospital Center, and New England Baptist Hospital. He has received the following distinctions: Philadelphia Super Doctors and Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2016,2015,2014,2012,2011,2010. He is professionally affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Lankenau Medical Center. His practice is open to new patients.
Clinical interests: Strabismus, Eye Problems
Dr. Dorothy Hendricks is a pediatric ophthalmologist. Her areas of expertise include eye problems. Dr. Hendricks accepts several insurance carriers, including Aetna, Aetna Bronze, and Aetna HSA. She studied medicine at SUNY, University at Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences and Weill Cornell Medical College. For her residency, Dr. Hendricks trained at Temple University Hospital. She is affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Bryn Mawr Hospital, and Crozer-Keystone Health System. She is accepting new patients.
Clinical interests: Retinopathy of Prematurity, Glaucoma, Eye Problems
Dr. Robert Spector's area of specialization is pediatric ophthalmology. Dr. Spector graduated from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Spector completed a residency program at the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics. His areas of expertise include the following: refractive surgery (vision correction surgery), eye problems, and cornea transplant (keratoplasty). Patients gave Dr. Spector an average rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Spector (or staff) is conversant in Spanish, German, and Japanese. Dr. Spector's professional affiliations include St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, Drexel Medicine, and Hahnemann University Hospital.
Clinical interests: Cornea Transplant, Refractive Surgery, Eye Problems
Dr. Vincent Young is a specialist in pediatric ophthalmology. He works in Philadelphia, PA and Elkins Park, PA. He is conversant in Spanish. Dr. Young's clinical interests encompass glaucoma, laser surgery, and cataracts. His professional affiliations include Einstein Healthcare Network and Mercy Philadelphia Hospital. Dr. Young attended medical school at Temple University School of Medicine. His training includes a residency program at Scheie Eye Institute. He is rated highly by his patients. Dr. Young takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received the following distinction: Philadelphia Super Doctors.
Clinical interests: Cataracts, Glaucoma, Laser Surgery
Dr. James Dunn works as a pediatric ophthalmologist. Clinical interests for Dr. Dunn include glaucoma. He honors several insurance carriers, including Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO. Dr. Dunn graduated from UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School.
Clinical interests: Glaucoma
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- Amblyopia, or lazy eye
- Eye alignment problems, such as strabismus
- Refractive errors, such as nearsightedness or farsightedness
- Congenital cataracts, when a baby is born with a cloudy lens in the eye
- Eye injuries
- Vision problems caused by health issues that affect the whole body, such as juvenile diabetes or juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
- Prescription lenses, including glasses and contacts
- Prescription medications to treat infections or inflammation
- Other medical treatments, such as eye patches, tear duct massage, or eye exercises
- Surgical procedures, such as those to repair blocked tear ducts or correct eye alignment
- Laser treatments for retinopathy