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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Kristin Hammersmith is Excellent. Dr. Hammersmith has been reviewed by 19 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.5
Promptness 4.2
Courteous Staff 4.8
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 4.8

Specialties & Research

Dr. Kristin Hammersmith, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • She has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Chemical Burns
  • Cornea Transplant (Penetrating Keratoplasty)
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Fungal eye infections
  • Hereditary Corneal Dystrophies

Education & Awards

Dr. Hammersmith graduated from West Virginia University, Morgantown. She has 4 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2011, 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2013 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Philadelphia, PA


Dr. Hammersmith has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital 
  • Methodist Hospital 


  • Spanish
  • French
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Kristin M Hammersmith MD is a female Ophthalmologist, has 14 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Kristin M. Hammersmith practice?
Dr. Kristin Hammersmith has 2 office locations.
Dr. Kristin Hammersmith practices Ophthalmology near Cherry Hill, NJ.
Additional practice locations include: Newtown, PA.
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