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.


Robert S. Bailey, Jr., MD, Chief & Mark H. Blecher, MD, Co-Chief, Cataract & Primary Eye Care Service

Wills Eye cataract physicians believe that restoring or improving sight through cataract surgery can make a significant difference in people's lives.

Cataracts - Mature CataractOur doctors, renowned for their expertise and consistently rated as America’s best, perform thousands of cataract surgeries each year in our state-of-the-art facilities. We offer a full range of surgical options including the latest innovations in laser cataract technologies, surgical implants, and diagnostic imaging.

Clinic Hours
: Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. — 4:30 p.m.

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

Phone: (215) 928-3041
Fax: (215) 928-3225

Click here to contact our Cataract Service

Chief: Robert S. Bailey, Jr., MD

Nearly everyone will develop cataracts at some point. Typically, a cataract needs to be removed only when vision loss interferes with your everyday activities, such as driving, reading, or watching TV. Click here to learn more about Cataracts.

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