Dr. Steven Nissman, MD

Dr. Steven Nissman, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 42
Dr. Steven Nissman, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Drexel Univ Coll Of Med in 2002 and specializes in ophthalmology.

51 N 39th St # 2D

Philadelphia, PA 19104

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 16 More

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Top Care Areas

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Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
more than 82% of peers
Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
more than 69% of peers
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
more than 69% of peers

Dr. Nissman's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

37  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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8  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Drexel Univ Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Medstar-Georgetown University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nissman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nissman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nissman to family and friends
6 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Nissman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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