We found 5 pediatric ophthalmologists who accept Medicare near Philadelphia, PA.
Dr. Leonard Nelson is a pediatric ophthalmology specialist. His average rating from his patients is 4.0 stars out of 5. He has a special interest in strabismus. Dr. Nelson takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at NYU Langone Medical Center, Bellevue Hospital Center, and New England Baptist Hospital, Dr. Nelson attended Harvard Medical School. He has received distinctions including Philadelphia Super Doctors and Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2016,2015,2014,2012,2011,2010. Dr. Nelson is professionally affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Lankenau Medical Center. Dr. Nelson is accepting new patients.
Clinical interests: Pediatric Ophth and Strabismus, Ophthalmology - Pediatric Ophthalmology
Dr. Dorothy Hendricks' specialty is pediatric ophthalmology. She is a graduate of SUNY, University at Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences and Weill Cornell Medical College and a graduate of Temple University Hospital's residency program. Clinical interests for Dr. Hendricks include eye problems. Dr. Hendricks takes several insurance carriers, including Aetna, Aetna Bronze, and Aetna HSA. Her professional affiliations include Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Bryn Mawr Hospital, and Crozer-Keystone Health System. Dr. Hendricks's practice is open to new patients.
Clinical interests: Pediatric Ophthalmology, Shabismus Nasolacrimal duct obstruction, Retinopathy of prematurity, ... (Read more)
Dr. Robert Spector is a pediatric ophthalmology specialist in Philadelphia, PA. Dr. Spector is rated 5.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. He has indicated that his clinical interests include refractive surgery (vision correction surgery), eye problems, and cornea transplant (keratoplasty). He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. He obtained his medical school training at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and performed his residency at the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics. Dr. Spector (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish, German, and Japanese. His hospital/clinic affiliations include St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, Drexel Medicine, and Hahnemann University Hospital.
Clinical interests: Pediatric ophthalmology, Ophthalmology, Eye care, Pediatric refractive surgery and pediatric ... (Read more)
Dr. Vincent Young's specialty is pediatric ophthalmology. Dr. Young's clinical interests encompass glaucoma, laser surgery, and cataracts. On average, patients gave him a rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. He attended Temple University School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Scheie Eye Institute for residency. He has received professional recognition including the following: Philadelphia Super Doctors. Dr. Young is conversant in Spanish. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Einstein Healthcare Network and Mercy Philadelphia Hospital.
Clinical interests: Cataracts, Glaucoma, Laser Surgery
Dr. James Dunn is a specialist in pediatric ophthalmology. He is a graduate of UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School. Clinical interests for Dr. Dunn include glaucoma. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO.
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