Dr. Walter Harris Jr, MD
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Dr. Walter Harris Jr, MD

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Ophthalmology | Male

2000 Hamilton St Ste 306 Philadelphia, PA 19130 Get Directions

Biography

Dr. Walter Harris Jr, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Philadelphia, PA. He is 60 years old and has been practicing for 33 years. Dr. Harris Jr is affiliated with Hahnemann University Hospital and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital—Jefferson Health.

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    He did my LASIK surgery. I was pleased with the results. He answered all of my questions to put my mind at ease. Everyone on his staff was friendly and concerned about me as a patient.
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    •  Specializes in Ophthalmology
    •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
    •  Malpractice claims in Pennsylvania not available
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    • Ophthalmology

    Conditions Treated

    • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
    • Astigmatism
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Benign Tumor
    • Blepharitis
    • Brain Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Cataract
    • Chalazion
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Dry Eyes
    • Exotropia
    • Eye Cancer
    • Eye Infections
    • Eyelid Disorders
    • Foreign Body in Eye
    • Glaucoma
    • Iridocyclitis
    • Keratitis
    • Migraine
    • Ocular Hypertension
    • Paralytic Strabismus
    • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Presbyopia
    • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Dystrophy
    • Retinal Vein Occlusion
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Thyroid Disease
    • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Visual Field Defects
    • Vitreous Hemorrhage

    Education

    • Medical School
      Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine

      Graduated in 1984

    • Internship Hospital
      Hahnemann University Hospital

      Completed in 1986

    • Residency Hospital
      Med College Va

      Completed in 1987

    • Undergraduate School
      Amherst College

      Graduated in 1979

    Languages Spoken

    • English

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    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Procedures Performed

    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Excision of Chalazion
    • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
    • Eye Surgery
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
    • Glaucoma Surgery
    • LASIK
    • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
    • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
    • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
    • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
    • Vitreoretinal Surgery