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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 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...
2-Oct-2019 11:25 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Wills Eye Hospital Named #1 Ophthalmology Training Program in America

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...
9-Sep-2019 11:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Wills Eye Ophthalmologist-in-Chief, Julia A. Haller, MD Receives Physician of the Year Award

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.
14-Aug-2019 1:25 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Wills Eye Physicians Named “Top Docs” in Philadelphia Magazine’s 2019 List

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...
3-May-2019 9:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Wills Eye Hospital Earns Top National Ranking in U.S. News & World Report’s 2017-2018 Best Hospitals Survey

In nationwide vote, doctors are asked to name top facilities with best reputation for high-quality care and where they would refer patients
8-Aug-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New Clinical Trial for Early-Stage Eye Melanoma Offers Study of Targeted Therapy

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.
30-Mar-2017 2:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Wills Eye Hospital Earns Top National Ranking in U.S. News & World Report’s 2015-2016 Best Hospitals Issue

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...
21-Jul-2015 3:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Don't Let Halloween Fun Damage Your Eyes

It’s almost time to don your outfit for the 31st, but keep in mind some important safety tips, say doctors at Philadelphia’s Wills Eye Hospital, that may keep you from doing real harm to your eyes -potentially landing yourself in the emergency...
30-Oct-2013 4:25 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Man Injured From Fireworks Offers Advice This 4th of July Holiday: “Don’t Take the Risk - I Felt Like My Face Was Blown Off”

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...
2-Jul-2018 12:00 PM EDT

ECLIPSE Media Avail: Wills Eye Hospital Eye Doctors Explain Vision Risks and How to Safely Watch Eclipse

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...
21-Aug-2017 7:05 AM EDT

Wills Eye Experts Can Speak to the Media on Reprogrammed Stem Cells as a Treatment for Macular Degeneration

10-Apr-2017 4:10 PM EDT

Early Detection of Macular Degeneration Vital to Preserve Vision, Wills Eye Expert Says

Carl D. Regillo, MD Chief of the Wills Eye Hospital Retina Service discusses what patients need to know about Age-Related Macular Degeneration
8-Feb-2017 11:05 AM EST

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  • Carl Regillo

    Director, Retina Service

    age-related macular degeneration, AMD, Retina, eye


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