Dr. James Hall, OD

Dr. James Hall, OD

Optometry  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
(9)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Proudly serving the Main Line and Philadelphia area. Dr. Hall has developed close working relationships with the finest ophthalmologists in the country. Patients with major medical concerns are evaluated by Dr Hall and then referred to the correct, symptom and case related ophthalmology specialist. Pre and post operative care are done in our Ardmore office. Ardmore Eye Care has state of the art equipment to quickly and accurately find abnormalities of the entire eye. Of course, we also provide routine care, refractive services, expert fit contact lenses and eye wear. --- Dr. Hall is in private general practice at 11 W. Lancaster Avenue, Ardmore, PA. This practice was first established in 1951; Dr. Hall took over ownership in 1989. Dr. Hall has an extensive background in ocular disease, contact lenses and optics. Dr. Hall graduated from St. Joseph's University in 1980 with a B.S. in biology. He received his Doctor of Optometry degree in 1985 from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry. In 1986 he completed the competitive residency program in primary care at The Eye Institute in Philadelphia. Dr. Hall's first experience with the field was as an optician in the U.S. Army in 1971-73 at the Fort Sam Houston Army Medical Center, San Antonio, Texas. Dr. Hall is a member of the American Optometric Association, a Fellow in the American Academy of Optometry and an Examiner for the National Board of Optometry. He has also spent time as adjunct faculty at the Pennsylvania College of Optometry. In his community, Dr. Hall is active in the Rotary Club of Ardmore, where he has chaired several committees and is a member of the District Rotary World Community Service Committee. He is also a member of the Ardmore Business Association and the Main Line Chamber of Commerce. Dr. Hall is an avid golfer, has an intense interest in the science of cooking (he makes some of the best southwestern chili you have ever had), and reads with a passion. Dr. Hall and his staff members, Dana, Helen, Maria and Beth are committed to providing the highest quality eye care and vision services available. They are constantly evaluating new and interesting ways to better service their patients.

11 W Lancaster Ave

Ardmore, PA 19003

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Vision Benefits of America
  • Vision Service Plan (VSP)

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hall "We specialize in perfecting your visual acuity and eye health using the latest technologies and products. Expert contact lens fittings and training are common practice. Plus a wide selection of frames and an optician who can get you that perfect pair of new glasses or replace the lenses in the frame you have. 

Patients with major medical concerns are evaluated by Dr Hall and then referred to the correct, symptom and case related ophthalmology specialist.  Pre and post operative care are done in our Ardmore office.  Ardmore Eye Care has state of the art equipment to quickly and accurately find abnormalities of the entire eye.  

We provide the highest quality routine care, refractive services, precision, expert fit contact lenses and eye wear using only the highest quality lenses available in a patient friendly environment."

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Specialties

  • Optometry
  • Allergy
  • Case Management
  • Child & Adolescent Allergy
  • Contact Lens Fitting
  • Cornea & Contact Management
  • Cornea & External Diseases
  • Infectious Disease Medicine
  • Viral Immunology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Hall does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Astigmatism
  • Bacterial Infections
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Corneal Abrasion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Trauma
  • Eyelid Inflammation
  • Farsightedness
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Refractive Error
  • Retina Diseases
  • Uveitis
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Procedures

  • Allergy Treatment
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Evaluation and Management Services
  • Eye Drops
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eyeglasses
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Irregular Cornea Treatment With Scleral Contact Lenses
  • Keratoconus Treatment With Contact Lenses
  • Multifocal Contact Lens Treatment
  • Post-Operative Care
  • Punctal Plug Insertion
  • Punctal Plug Removal
  • Retinal Testing
  • Rigid Gas Permeable Contact Lens Treatment
  • Soft Contact Lenses
  • Vision Screening

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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Education

  • Saint Josephs University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • Pennsylvania College Of Optometry
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Pennsylvania College Of Optometry
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • The Eye Institute At The Pennsylvania College Of Optometry
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • American Academy Of Optometry
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Hall's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hall to family and friends
3.7
based on 9 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Hall Says:

"Dr. James Hall has been our family optometrist for several years now. We have found him to be friendly, professional, thorough and responsive.   In recent years, my arms have become a bit short, and rather than sell me bifocals, he introduced me to monvision contacts which I adore.  The office is clean and bright, with a nice array of frames to browse among. His staff are always...

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Dr. Hall's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
in Ivyland Pa |
Extremely competent. .professionally courteous...friendly office..certainly a cut above. There isn't anything that Dr.Hall will not do for a patient. Would highly recommend this practice. Dr. Hall has corrected my issues in a timely fashion. I couldn't be more pleased.
in Phila, PA |
While Dr. Hall's office does have a variety of eyeglass frames to offer, his emphasis is on eye care. I feel my eyes are being examined by an expert and one that really cares. I will continue to trust Dr. Hall as I, and my eyes, proceed through the future stages of my life.
in narberth, pa |
Amazing! Kind , courteous and very knowledgeable . Would definitely recommend to a friend
in Drexel hill, pa |
My experience with dr. Hall was great. He doesn't rush through your exam and I feel does a thorough exam.
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