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.

Tips for Contact Lens Wearers

In this video, Wills Cornea Dr. Colleen Halfpenny offers the following tips on contact lens hygiene:

  1. Always wash your hands
  2. Don't sleep in contacts
  3. Don't swim or shower in contacts
  4. Only use fresh contact lens solution
  5. Never use water to rinse or store your lenses
  6. Change your contact lens case often
  7. Take a contact lens holiday
  8. Have your contact lenses fitted and prescribed by an eye doctor


Remember: If you have pain or decreased vision, contact your eye doctor or the Wills Eye Emergency Department