Dr. Kristin Hammersmith MD

  • Ophthalmology Philadelphia, PA

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About

Dr. Kristin Hammersmith, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Philadelphia, PA, with another office in Mays Landing, NJ. She has 18 years of experience. Her specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Hammersmith is affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Crozer-Chester Medical Center and Wills Eye Hospital. She speaks English.

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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Kristin Hammersmith has the following 14 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

Corneal Associates PC

840 Walnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Associated Retinal Surgeons

1417 Cantillon Blvd
Mays Landing, NJ 08330

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