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.

Christina McGowan, MD

Medical Director, Cataract and Primary Eye Care

Subspecialty: Cataract, Primary Eye Care

Biography

Christina McGowan, MD is a board certified ophthalmologist on staff with the Cataract and Primary Eye Care Service at Wills Eye Hospital. As an Assistant Professor at Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, she also is involved with resident education. 

Dr. McGowan attended Sidney Kimmel Medical College and completed her residency in ophthalmology  and fellowship training in cornea at the University of Florida.  

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Credentials

Board Certification
American Board of Ophthalmology 2014

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

Education

  • Fellowship:  University of Florida, Cornea – 2013
  • Residency:  University of Florida – 2012
  • Medical School: Sidney Kimmel Medical College – 2008

 

Language Spoken

English

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