Dennis Slochower, MD is Board Certified in Ophthalmology and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. His areas of expertise include Anterior Segment Surgery, Cataract and Intraocular Lens Surgery, Laser Refractive Surgery, Glaucoma and External Disease of the Eye, and Higher Technology Implants.
Dr. Slochower received his medical degree from The Chicago Medical School and completed his medical internship at Framingham Union Hospital/Boston University Medical Center. He then completed his residency in Ophthalmology at New York Eye and Ear Infirmary in New York City, a leading teaching hospital in the United States.
Dr. Slochower performs his surgeries, including cataract and implant procedures, at Liberty Surgical Center which is located in Northeast Philadelphia. He performs all of his laser vision correction procedures at Kremer Eye Center in King of Prussia. Dr. Slochower is also on staff at the Wills Eye Hospital and Aria Hospitals and is a member of numerous professional organizations.
In addition to his practice, Dr. Slochower has authored several articles on surgical techniques and taught Ophthalmology Residents at Hahnemann University Hospital and Cooper University Hospital. He has also produced several surgical films and received a prestigious award for innovative cataract and implant techniques from the Academy of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
Dr. Slochower is the Managing Physician of Keystone Eye Associates and Liberty Surgical Center, and he is the Founder and Director of The Institute for Diabetic Management. Dr. Slochower also serves on many committees that are dedicated to improving the delivery of healthcare.