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.

Nadia Haqqie, MD

Subspecialty: Cataract, Primary Eye Care

Biography

Nadia Haqqie, MD is a board-certified ophthalmologist with the Wills Eye Cataract and Primary Eye Care Service and Wills Eye Emergency Department. She serves as a Clinical Instructor of Ophthalmology at Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University.

After graduating magna cum laude from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute with a Bachelor of Science degree in biochemistry/biophysics, Dr. Haqqie went on to graduate cum laude from Albany Medical College in Albany, New York, where she was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society in her junior year. She stayed in Albany to complete her ophthalmology residency, serving as chief resident during her final year. Dr. Haqqie completed a fellowship in cornea, cataract, and refractive surgery at Will Cornell Medical Center in New York City.

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Credentials

Board Certification
American Board of Ophthalmology 2014

Academic Affiliation
Clinical Instructor of Ophthalmology, Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

Education

  • Fellowship: Weill Cornell Medical Center, Cornea and External Disease – 2016
  • Residency:  Albany Medical Center – 2014
  • Medical School: Albany Medical Center – 2010
  • Undergraduate: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute – 2006

 

Language Spoken

English

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