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.

Anterior Segment Optical Coherence Tomography (AS-OCT) Imaging

Indications

Corneal opacities such as from corneal ulcers, corneal scars; corneal edema. Anterior chamber, iris and anterior scleral abnormalities can also be evaluated. Changes in size and density of corneal and anterior segment abnormalities can also be followed with repeated exams.

Procedure

AS-OCT imaging evaluates the full thickness of the cornea and portions of the front of the eye. AS-OCT imaging is a rapid, non-invasive in-office that does not require any ocular anesthesia.