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About

Dr. Alan Forman, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Philadelphia, PA. He has 46 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Forman is affiliated with Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center, Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, Pa and Virtua WJ Hospital Voorhees. He speaks English.

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Education

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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Alan Forman has the following 12 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 1 board certification.

Ophthalmology

An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.

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Locations & Directions

Wills Eye Hospital

840 Walnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19107

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