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Walter P. Harris Jr.,

MD

Title: Chair

Practices: Drexel Eye Physicians

Specialty: Ophthalmology

Locations:

Drexel Eye Physicians
2000 Hamilton Street
Rodin Place Suite 306
Philadelphia, PA 19130
Maps & Directions

Phone: 215.545.5001
Fax: 215.545.5763
Drexel Eye Physicians
219 N. Broad Street
The Arnold T. Berman, MD Building, 3rd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Maps & Directions

Phone: 215.762.EYES
Fax: 215.762.5600

Education

  • MD - Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  • BA in Political Science/Pre-Med - Amherst College

Memberships / Professional Affiliations

  • Fellow, American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • Pennsylvania Academy of Ophthalmology
  • National Medical Association
  • Eastern Pennsylvania Medical Society
  • Fellow, Philadelphia College of Physicians

Clinical Services

LASIK eye surgery, Cataract surgery, Refractive cataract surgery, Glaucoma management, Glaucoma surgery, including MIGS (minimally invasive glaucoma surgery), Comprehensive eye care, Glaucoma, Cataract, Eye care, Ophthalmology

Biography

Walter P. Harris Jr., MD, is an ophthalmologist practicing in Philadelphia. He completed his internship in internal medicine at Hahnemann and his residency in ophthalmology at the Medical College of Virginia. He is certified in LASIK surgery. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Dr. Harris is on staff at several local hospitals, including Wills Eye Hospital and Hahnemann University Hospital.

Residencies

  • Ophthalmology - Medical College of Virginia

Internships

  • Internal Medicine - Hahnemann University Hospital

Publications

"Histopathologic Features of Subconjunctivally Injected Corticosteroids"
Ferry AP, Harris WP, Nelson MH
American Journal of Ophthalmology, 103: 716-718 (1987)

"A Clinicopathologic Correlation of Argon Laser Photocoagulation of an Idiopathic Neovascular Membrane in the Macula"
Meyer D, Harris WP, Fine SL, Green R
Retina, 4:107-114 (1984)