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About Dr. Joan Obrien

Dr. Joan Obrien, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Philadelphia, PA, with other offices in Philadelphia, PA and San Francisco, CA . She has 30 years of experience. Her specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Obrien is affiliated with Graduate Hospital, Hospital of the University of PA and Pennsylvania Hospital University PA Health System. Dr. Obrien has received 4 awards. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

6 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joan Obrien is Great. Dr. Joan Obrien has been rated by 6 patients. From those 6 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Joan Obrien is 4.3 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Penn Eye Care Scheie Eye Institute

51 N 39th St
Philadelphia, PA 19104
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3400 Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
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8 Kirkham St
San Francisco, CA 94122
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Specialties

Dr. Joan Obrien has the following 1 specialty

  • 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.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Joan Obrien has the following 20 expertise

  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Cancer (Choroid Neoplasm)
  • Eye Cancer (Retinal Neoplasm)
  • Eye Cancer (Uveal Neoplasm)
  • Eye Diseases
  • Eye Exam
  • Eye Pain
  • Glaucoma
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Melanoma
  • Orbital Cancer
  • Orbital Diseases
  • Retinal Disorders
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Vision Disorders
  • Vision Issues

Board Certifications

Dr. Joan Obrien is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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the most compasionate doctor I've ever experienced in my lifetime.

I am forever grateful for having Dr.O'brien as my doctor. She saved my eye site. Helped me overcome my Graves disease. Took care of me 100%.

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  • Awards

    4 Awards

  • Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017)

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise. Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2012, 2013, 2014)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Top 10 Doctor - City

    Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)

    Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Obrien is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Graduate Hospital
  • Hospital of the University of PA
  • Pennsylvania Hospital University PA Health System
  • UCSF Medical Center / Moffitt-Long Hospitals
  • UCSF Medical Center / Mt. Zion Hospital
  • Clinical Practices of the University of Pennsylvania
  • Education

    30 Years Experience

  • Dartmouth Medical School

    Graduated in 1986

  • Mass Eye And Ear Infirmary

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Please contact the office for more information.

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