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Newswise: Wills Eye Earns Top Hospital Ranking by Nation’s Ophthalmologists
Released: 28-Jul-2020 12:00 AM EDT
Wills Eye Earns Top Hospital Ranking by Nation’s Ophthalmologists
Wills Eye Hospital

Wills Eye Hospital has earned a top national ranking for the 31st consecutive year on U.S. News & World Report’s Annual Best Hospital’s Survey.

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Released: 4-May-2020 12:25 PM EDT
At the Height of the Covid-19 Crisis, Wills Eye Hospital Physicians Receive Recognition on Annual Top Doctors List
Wills Eye Hospital

Wills Eye Ophthalmologists are once again prominently listed among Philadelphia Magazine’s Annual Top Doctors list in its May 2020 issue. On the list, Wills Eye Physicians from every subspecialty within the field of ophthalmology are named.

Released: 9-Apr-2020 12:25 PM EDT
More Than a Dozen Wills Eye Hospital Faculty and Alumni Named on Annual Global Power List of Top 100 Most Influential Ophthalmologists
Wills Eye Hospital

The 2020 Power List is out and six Wills Eye Hospital faculty Ophthalmologists are named among the most influential figures in the field based on their scope of knowledge and professional achievements. Director of the Wills Eye Ocular Oncology Service Carol L. Shields, MD was listed the #1 most influential ophthalmologist in the world and the only female physician to make the top 10. Leaders were selected based on nominations from readers of the U.K.-based news magazine, The Ophthalmologist that publishes the list. The final top 100 list was released in March 2020.

Newswise: Wills Eye Hospital Announces Clinician-Scientist 
Jose S. Pulido, MD, MS, MBA, MPH to Hold Prestigious Endowed Chair
Released: 17-Feb-2020 2:45 PM EST
Wills Eye Hospital Announces Clinician-Scientist Jose S. Pulido, MD, MS, MBA, MPH to Hold Prestigious Endowed Chair
Wills Eye Hospital

Wills Eye Hospital is pleased to announce Jose S. Pulido, MD, MS, MBA, MPH, a world-renowned retina and ocular oncology clinician-scientist, has been named the Larry A. Donoso Endowed Chair and Director of the Henry and Corrine Bower Memorial Laboratories for Translational Medicine, the Vickie and Jack Farber Vision Research Center at Wills Eye.

Newswise: Wills Eye Hospital Names New Chief Development Officer
Released: 17-Feb-2020 2:40 PM EST
Wills Eye Hospital Names New Chief Development Officer
Wills Eye Hospital

Wills Eye Hospital is pleased to announce John J. Zabinski has been named Chief Development Officer.

Released: 22-Jan-2020 8:00 AM EST
A UNIQUE EXPLORATION OF OCT IMAGING: Optical Coherence Tomography – Its Uses and Benefits for Each Part of the Eye
Wills Eye Hospital

A first-of-its-kind conference taking a broad approach to discussing how Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) can be utilized in valuable ways from the perspective of each section of the eye will take place at Wills Eye Hospital, Saturday, January 25, 2020.

Released: 6-Nov-2019 10:55 AM EST
Wills Eye Hospital Presents Four Inaugural Awards at Gala Celebrating Renowned Retina Service and New Era in Vision Research
Wills Eye Hospital

Awards were presented to Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney; Thomas Jefferson University President and Jefferson Health CEO, Stephen Klasko, MD, MBA; Benefactor Steven H. Korman and Wills Eye Alumnus and Surgeon-Scientist, Jay Duker, MD

Newswise: Julia A. Haller, MD Elected to National Academy of Medicine
Released: 23-Oct-2019 8:55 AM EDT
Julia A. Haller, MD Elected to National Academy of Medicine
Wills Eye Hospital

Wills Eye Hospital today announced its Ophthalmologist-in-Chief, Julia A. Haller, MD, has been elected to the National Academy of Medicine (NAM), considered one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine, recognizing individuals who have demonstrated outstanding professional achievement and commitment to service.

Newswise: Wills Eye Hospital Opens the J. Arch McNamara, MD Ophthalmic Education Center Named in Memory of Wills Eye Surgeon, Pioneer and Friend
Released: 2-Oct-2019 11:25 AM EDT
Wills Eye Hospital Opens the J. Arch McNamara, MD Ophthalmic Education Center Named in Memory of Wills Eye Surgeon, Pioneer and Friend
Wills Eye Hospital

Wills Eye Hospital is pleased to announce the opening of the new J. Arch McNamara, MD Ophthalmic Education Center, a transformational destination for global learning and innovation based at Wills Eye Hospital. The Center is named for Dr. J. Arch McNamara, a beloved surgeon on the Wills Retina Service, clinician investigator, educator, and leader in the field, who passed away in 2010.

Newswise: Wills Eye Hospital Named #1 Ophthalmology Training Program in America
Released: 9-Sep-2019 11:30 AM EDT
Wills Eye Hospital Named #1 Ophthalmology Training Program in America
Wills Eye Hospital

Wills Eye Hospital is taking top honors again this year for the best residency training program in the USA for ophthalmologists. Doximity, which coordinates the vote, is the largest online physician network and is a navigator for medical students considering residency programs.

Newswise: Wills Eye Ophthalmologist-in-Chief, Julia A. Haller, MD Receives Physician of the Year Award
Released: 14-Aug-2019 1:25 PM EDT
Wills Eye Ophthalmologist-in-Chief, Julia A. Haller, MD Receives Physician of the Year Award
Wills Eye Hospital

Julia A. Haller, MD, the ophthalmologist-in-chief of Wills Eye Hospital, is the recipient of this year’s Physician of the Year Award from The Philadelphia Inquirer.

Newswise: Wills Eye Physicians Named “Top Docs” in Philadelphia Magazine’s 2019 List
Released: 3-May-2019 9:30 AM EDT
Wills Eye Physicians Named “Top Docs” in Philadelphia Magazine’s 2019 List
Wills Eye Hospital

Wills Eye Hospital Physicians are once again named to Philadelphia Magazine’s Annual “Top Docs” list from a vote by their peers throughout the region. The full medical list includes more than 2600 physicians and spans 66 different subspecialties. The names are chosen from Castle Connolly’s online physician poll.

Newswise: Man Injured From Fireworks Offers Advice This 4th of July Holiday: “Don’t Take the Risk - I Felt Like My Face Was Blown Off”
Released: 2-Jul-2018 12:00 PM EDT
Man Injured From Fireworks Offers Advice This 4th of July Holiday: “Don’t Take the Risk - I Felt Like My Face Was Blown Off”
Wills Eye Hospital

Ophthalmologists from Wills Eye Hospital are teaming up with Philadelphia Fire Department Officials throughout the big holiday week this week to send the all- important public safety message to always leave fireworks to the professionals and not risk devastating injuries to your eyes, hands or the rest of your body.

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Released: 21-Aug-2017 7:05 AM EDT
ECLIPSE Media Avail: Wills Eye Hospital Eye Doctors Explain Vision Risks and How to Safely Watch Eclipse
Wills Eye Hospital

Medical experts from the renowned Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia are available for interviews about the vision risks associated with the Eclipse, what eye conditions aren’t safe for eclipse viewing, how the damage can occur and how to safely watch the event.

Released: 8-Aug-2017 12:05 PM EDT
Wills Eye Hospital Earns Top National Ranking in U.S. News & World Report’s 2017-2018 Best Hospitals Survey
Wills Eye Hospital

In nationwide vote, doctors are asked to name top facilities with best reputation for high-quality care and where they would refer patients

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Released: 30-Mar-2017 2:00 PM EDT
New Clinical Trial for Early-Stage Eye Melanoma Offers Study of Targeted Therapy
Wills Eye Hospital

A first-of-its-kind, potentially groundbreaking new option for treating a form of eye cancer is now in its first phase-1 clinical research trial at Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia.

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Released: 8-Feb-2017 11:05 AM EST
Early Detection of Macular Degeneration Vital to Preserve Vision, Wills Eye Expert Says
Wills Eye Hospital

Carl D. Regillo, MD Chief of the Wills Eye Hospital Retina Service discusses what patients need to know about Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Newswise: Wills Eye Hospital Earns Top National Ranking in U.S. News & World Report’s 2015-2016 Best Hospitals Issue
Released: 21-Jul-2015 3:00 AM EDT
Wills Eye Hospital Earns Top National Ranking in U.S. News & World Report’s 2015-2016 Best Hospitals Issue
Wills Eye Hospital

Wills Eye Hospital is listed Top in Ophthalmology Nationwide once again this year on the much sought-after U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals 2015-2016 Rankings. The annual list recognizes hospitals that excel in treating the most challenging cases. The list is compiled from votes by thousands of doctors nationwide.


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