Dr. Vincent Lam, MD

Dr. Vincent Lam, MD

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Age 38
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Dr. Vincent Lam, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University in 2006 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1740 South St Ste 400

Philadelphia, PA 19146

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Independence Blue Cross
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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Pterygium
very high
more than 91% of peers
Chalazion
normal
more than 78% of peers
Glaucoma Surgery
normal
more than 70% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Physician Specialties*

62  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Enophthalmos
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Eyelid Lesions
  • Face Skin Lesions
  • Facial Fracture
  • Facial Trauma
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Orbit Tumor
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Orbital Diseases
  • Panophthalmitis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Eye Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
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36  Procedures

  • Asian Eyelid Surgery
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • Brow Lift
  • Captique™ Injection
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Collagen Injection
  • Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery
  • Endoscopic Brow Lift
  • Endoscopic Endonasal Surgery
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excisional Biopsy
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Facial Rejuvenation
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Hylaform Injection
  • Oculoplastic Surgery
  • Oculoplastics
  • Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Orbit Evisceration
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Orbital Floor Fracture Repair
  • Orbital Surgical Procedures
  • Plastic Surgery, Facial
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Temporal Artery Biopsy
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Syracuse University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
  • Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Hahnemann University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Chinese University Of Hong Kong / Hong Kong Eye Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Chief Resident in Ophthalmology, 2010
Media & Publications

Dr. Lam has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Mandarin
  • Cantonese
  • Chinese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lam's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lam to family and friends
9 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Lam's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr Lam will be my opthamologist for life.. he possesses the most humanistic bedside Banner I've ever experienced as a patient.. he is trustworthy..honest..patient.. caring.. exceptional in his craft..etc
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Dr Lam performed a blepharoplasty on my eyes back in 2012. Less than a year later, my eyes became uneven; one crease is much higher than the other. Additionally I went to see Dr Lam because I had a medical condition called entropion. Unfortunately it still feels like there's something in my left...more
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