Barry N. Wasserman, MD

Subspecialty: Adult and Pediatric Strabismus, Pediatric Laser Refractive Surgery, Pediatric Ophthalmology


Barry N. Wasserman, MD is a pediatric ophthalmologist and educator at Wills Eye Hospital. As an accomplished LASIK surgeon, he is a certified AMO/VISX Excimer Laser surgeon and performs LASIK refractive surgery for the correction of nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism.
A fellowship trained pediatric ophthalmologist, Dr. Wasserman is a clinical instructor of pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus at Wills Eye Hospital and a Clinical Associate Professor at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia.
Along with his expertise in LASIK surgery, Dr. Wasserman has an extensive background in pediatric eye surgery as well as the surgical correction of adult eye muscle disorders. He is sought after for his expertise in the surgical correction of misaligned, wandering and crossed eyes in adults and children.
Dr. Wasserman is a board certified ophthalmologist who completed his fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus at  Indiana University Medical Center and his Residency at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Jersey Medical School.

A member of numerous professional societies, including the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, Dr. Wasserman is widely published in current ophthalmic literature and has lectured both nationally and internationally.

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Board Certification
American Board of Ophthalmology – 1998

Academic Affiliation
Associate Professor, Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University


  • Fellowship: Indiana University Medical Center, Pediatric Ophthalmology/Strabismus – 1997
  • Residency: University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Jersery Medical School – 1996
  • Medical School: University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Jersery Medical School – 1992
  • Undergraduate:  Emory University – 1987

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