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Jason Flamendorf, MD

Glaucoma & Cataract Surgeon, Comprehensive Ophthalmologist

Jason Flamendorf, MD is a board-certified, fellowship-trained glaucoma and cataract surgeon. Dr. Flamendorf provides comprehensive eye care with particular expertise in medical…

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Education

  • Undergraduate

    • New York University, New York, New York

  • Medical School

    • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York

  • Internship

    • Mount Sinai Beth Israel, New York, New York

  • Residency

    • Wills Eye Hospital/Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • Opthalmology Fellowship

    • Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • Glaucoma Fellowship

    • Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Professional activities

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Glaucoma Society
  • Pennsylvania Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery

Biography

Jason Flamendorf, MD is a board-certified, fellowship-trained glaucoma and cataract surgeon. Dr. Flamendorf provides comprehensive eye care with particular expertise in medical and surgical glaucoma management, including micro-incisional glaucoma surgeries (MIGS), trabeculectomies, and tube shunts. He also specializes in routine, complex, and refractive cataract surgery.

Dr. Flamendorf graduated summa cum laude from New York University with a BS in Chemistry and was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa. He then earned his medical degree with distinction in research from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City, where he was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. He completed his medical internship at Mount Sinai Beth Israel in New York followed by his ophthalmology residency and glaucoma fellowship at Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia.

Outside of clinical responsibilities, Dr. Flamendorf is active in medical education and research. During medical school, he completed a prestigious one-year research fellowship in the NI H’s Medical Research Scholars Program in Bethesda, MD. He is currently an attending physician on the Wills Eye Glaucoma Service where he teaches resident physicians and surgeons. He has been published in peer-reviewed journals and The Wills Eye Manual, and he has presented at multiple national conferences.

Professionally, he is a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and is a member of the American Glaucoma Society, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, and the Pennsylvania Academy of Ophthalmology.

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