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.

Brett Weinstock, MD

Subspecialty: Cataract, Primary Eye Care

Areas of Interest

Cataract Surgery
Refractive surgery (LASIK, PRK)
Minimally Invasive Glaucoma Surgery (MIGS)
Premium lens implants including lenses to correct astigmatism (Toric lenses) and lenses to correct presbyopia (Enhanced depth of focus and multifocal lenses)
Femtosecond Laser Assisted Cataract Surgery (FLACS)
Anterior Segment Repair
Disease of eyelids

Biography

Brett M. Weinstock, MD serves on the Cataract and Primary Eye Care Service at Wills Eye Hospital where teaches medical care and surgical techniques to treat ophthalmic disease.
Dr. Weinstock attended Brown University, where he studied biomedical engineering and graduated Magna Cum Laude with a research honors thesis. He then completed medical school at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City, graduating with honors, distinction in research, and was inducted into the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Honors Society. He went on to complete his residency at Wills Eye Hospital, training on the most advanced technologies available for eye surgery. He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS).
Dr. Weinstock practices comprehensive ophthalmology, treating patients with a wide variety of conditions. His surgical interests include cataract and laser refractive eye surgery (LASIK/PRK). He offers laser assisted cataract surgery, advanced technology intraocular lenses (extended depth of focus, multifocal, and astigmatism correcting), minimally invasive glaucoma surgery (MIGS) and complex anterior segment surgery including cataract surgery after LASIK or retinal detachment.

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Credentials

Academic Affiliation
Clinical Educator, Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

Education

  • Residency: Wills Eye Hospital – 2018
  • Internship: Albert Einstein Medical Center – 2015
  • Medical School: Mount Sinai School of Medicine, NY – 2014
  • Undergraduate: Brown University, RI – 2009

Language Spoken

English

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