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.

Thaddeus S. Nowinski, MD

Subspecialty: Oculoplastic & Orbital Surgery

Areas of Interest

  • Balloon
  • Eatropion
  • Entropion
  • Eyelid reconstruction
  • Ptosis
  • Treatment for tearing disorders


Thaddeus Nowinski, MD is a board certified ophthalmologist and attending surgeon on the Oculoplastic & Orbital Surgery Service at Wills Eye Hospital and a Clinical Associate Professor at Thomas Jefferson University. He is active in resident and medical student teaching. His special interests are oculoplastics, eyelid malpositions and tumors, and tearing disorders.

A graduate of the University of Scranton and Jefferson Medical College, Dr. Nowinski completed an internship at Pennsylvania Hospital and his residency at Wills Eye Hospital. He pursued additional fellowship training at the University of Utah to be specially trained in oculoplastic and reconstructive surgery. Dr. Nowinski is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, and is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Pennsylvania Academy of Ophthalmology.  He lectures and has authored many articles and book chapters in oculoplastics.

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Board Certifications
American Board of Ophthalmology
American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

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


  • Fellowship:  University of Utah
  • Residency:  Wills Eye Hospital
  • Medical School:  Thomas Jefferson University
  • Undergraduate:  University of Scranton


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