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.

Sagun J. Pendse, MD, FACS

Subspecialty: Cataract, Primary Eye Care

Biography

Dr. Pendse provides comprehensive eye care including the medical management of Glaucoma. He specializes in cataract surgery utilizing the most advanced technology including the newest intraocular lens implants that correct astigmatism (AcrySof Toric), and correct both distance and near vision (Crystalens, ReStor, and Tecnis Multifocal). Dr. Pendse also offers Laser Refractive Surgery and Functional Eyelid Surgery.

He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania. As a graduate of Temple University School of Medicine, he was selected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. He completed his ophthalmology residency at the prestigious Wills Eye Hospital where he served as Co-Chief Resident during his final year. After his residency, he was in private practice for three years in Wilmington, Delaware and an additional two years in Philadelphia. He is an experienced surgeon who teaches Cataract Surgery to Resident Physicians training at the Wills Eye Institute.

Dr. Pendse is Board Certified and on staff at Aria Health, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Wills Eye Hospital. He is actively involved in the education of the Ophthalmology Residents at Wills Eye as a member of the Cataract and Primary Eye Care Service. He also covers Trauma Call at the Wills Eye Emergency Room and performs many emergency eye surgeries there.

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Credentials

Board Certification
American Board of Ophthalmology

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

Education

  • Residency: Wills Eye Hospital – 2004
  • Medical School:  Temple University – 2001
  • Undergraduate: University of Pennsylvania

 

Language Spoken

English

Wills Eye Hospital
840 Walnut Street, Suite 1230
Philadelphia, PA 19107

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Wills Eye Surgical Network - Bucks County
401 N. York Road
Warminster, PA 18974

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