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.


Joe, Philadelphia, PA

I know what good healthcare looks like.

It was like a curtain closing on my eyesight. I went to the Wills Eye Emergency Room where they diagnosed a detached retina. I was scheduled for surgery with Dr. Allen Ho. He asked a great question: What was important to me about my vision? I told him that I was a voracious reader and book lover, and I insisted that he give me enough vision to read. He promised he would.

I was a Navy Corpsman in Vietnam, and a retired Radiologic Technologist assisting in cardiac catheterizations. I’ve been in thousands of ORs. I know doctors. I know what good healthcare looks like. Wills Eye is outstanding in both areas. They told me what could and could not be done. They are courteous, and take the time to make sure I was comfortable with everything. I always refer Wills Eye to anyone with eye issues.

Allen C. Ho, MD
Specialty: Retina
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