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.

Christopher Williams, MD

Subspecialty: Cataract, Primary Eye Care

Biography

Dr. Christopher Williams is Chief of Ophthalmology at Crozer Chester Medical Center. He is also an Associate Professor of Ophthalmology atSidney Kimmel Medical College at Jefferson University and is a Clinical Assistant Professor at Temple University School of Medicine. He specializes in Lasik, small incision cataract surgery, including laser assisted cataract surgery, as well as glaucoma surgery. He is a graduate of The University of Iowa College of Medicine, and he completed his residency at Wills Eye Hospital and a Research Fellowship in Corneal and External Disease at Wills Eye Hospital.

Dr. Williams sits on multiple boards of the Academy of Ophthalmology, and lends his time as an examiner. He has been selected as “Top Doc” by Philadelphia and Mainline magazines for multiple years. He has also established a network outreach program for the County of Delaware geared toward eye health awareness.

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Credentials

Board Certification
American Board of Ophthalmology

Academic Affiliation
–  Associate Professor of Ophthalmology at Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Jefferson University
–  Clinical Assistant Professor at Temple University School of Medicine

Education

  • Fellowship: Wills Eye Hospital, Cornea and External Diseases – 1993
  • Residency:  Wills Eye Hospital – 1992
  • Medical School:  University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine – 1988

Language Spoken

English

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