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.

Sydney L. Tyson, MD, MPH

Subspecialty: Cataract, Primary Eye Care

Biography

Sydney L. Tyson, MD, MPH is a board certified ophthalmologist and an attending surgeon on the Cataract and Primary Eye Care Service at Wills Eye Hospital where is is involved in resident education. A Harvard Medical School graduate, Dr. Tyson went on to Pennsylvania Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for his internship then to Wills Eye Hospital for his residency in ophthalmology.  Since 1999, he has served on the editorial board for evidence-based eye care which is a medical journal for practicing clinicians. 

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Credentials

Board Certification
American Board of Ophthalmology – 1992

Education

  • Residency:  Wills Eye Hospital – 1991
  • Medical School:  Harvard Medical School – 1987
  • Undergraduate:  University of Pennsylvania – 1982

Language Spoken

English

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

Wills Eye Surgical Network - Cherry Hill
408 Route 70 East
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034

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