TRAFFIC ADVISORY:

President Trump is scheduled to be in Philadelphia on Tuesday, September 15, 2020 at The National Constitution Center (NCC) in the Independence Mall area. Increased police presence is anticipated in Center City throughout Tuesday afternoon and evening. Please allow extra time if you are going to Wills Eye. Please be advised of area street closures to vehicles beginning at 1:00PM on Tuesday 9/15. Pedestrian access will also be limited in the area. This is subject to change and area restrictions, which could widen, will be lifted once the President departs the NCC. There are also demonstrations planned for Tuesday 9/15 around Independence Mall as well as City Avenue.

Genetic Eye Disease and Malformations

One of the most common causes of blindness worldwide in children, there are a multitude of genetic eye disorders and birth abnormalities, including; Peters anomaly, coloboma, retinitis pigmentosa, Stargardt disease, optic nerve hypoplasia and many more. We care for both adults and children with these disorders.