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Dr. Steven Nissman, MD

Ophthalmologist

Professional statement

Dr. Nissman attended medical school at Hahnemann University and received his ophthalmology training at the prestigious Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, DC, where he served as Chief Resident. Following his formal training, Dr. Nissman spent several years teaching Wills Eye Hospital residents at Cooper Hospital in NJ. In 2008 he joined the full-time teaching faculty of the Scheie Eye Institute at Univ. of Pennsylvania as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and formed Nissman Eye Associates in Plymouth Meeting. Dr. Nissman provides comprehensive adult and pediatric eye care and performs a wide range of ocular surgery, including LASIK and state of the art no-stitch cataract surgery. He has a focus in oculofacial plastic surgery. He is also the director of the Pennsylvania Diabetic Eye Center. Dr. Nissman is Board Certified and has published extensively in medical journals. He has been honored with the Golden Apple Teaching Award for excellence in clinical teaching at the University of Pennsylvania.

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmologist

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Board certifications

  • American Board of Ophthalmology

Education and training

  • Georgetown University Hospital (Residency)
  • Medical School - Hahnemann University

Professional memberships

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology

Awards and publications

  • Golden Apple Teaching Award for excellence in clinical teaching at the University of Pennsylvania

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1184659310

Office locations

Nissman Eye

699 West Germantown Pike

Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462

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I would like to say thank you for all of you help with my eye. Dr. Nissman you rock.....
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My visit was great, we were seen right away and the office was very kid-friendly
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Always professional. Goes above and beyond to accommodate my busy schedule.
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Great doctor - very professional. Does the whole exam himself start to finish.
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Doc is a hard worker and brilliant. Would recommend to anyone.
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