Dr. Alex V Levin MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Alex Levin is an ophthalmologist in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Wills Eye Hospital. He received his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College and has been in practice for 32 years. Dr. Levin accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 52 doctors at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and one of 238 at Wills Eye Hospital who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: Cataract Related, Glaucoma Related

Clinical Interests: Ocular Genetics, Pediatric Cataract, Pediatric Glaucoma, Pediatric Uveitis, Ocular Manifestations of Pediatric Systemic Disease and Child Abuse, Adult and Pediatric Ocular Genetics

Hospital Affiliation

Wills Eye Hospital
Ranked #2 in Ophthalmology

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Residency, Pediatrics, 1982–1985

Wills Eye Hospital
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1986–1989

Jefferson Medical College
Class of 1982

Certifications & Licensure

American Academy of Pediatrics
Certified 5 years in Child Abuse

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified 23 years in Ophthalmology

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 28 years in Pediatrics

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2015

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Fellow (FAAO), American Academy of Ophthalmology

Publications & Presentations

Should patients with ocular genetic disorders have genetic testing?
Zanolli, M. T.,Khetan, V.,Dotan, G.,Pizzi, L.,Levin, A. V.

Anterior lentiplane associated with posterior lenticonus and microcornea.
Lingao, M. D.,Liu, G. T.,Gunton, K.,Levin, A. V.

Cornelia de Lange syndrome: Further delineation of phenotype, cohesin biology and educational focus, 5th Biennial Scientific and Educational Symposium abstracts.
Kline, A. D.,Calof, A. L.,Schaaf, C. A.,Krantz, I. D.,Jyonouchi, S.,Yokomori, K.,Gauze, M.,Carrico, C. S.,Woodman, J.,Gerton, J. L.,Vega, H.,Levin, A. V.,Shirahige, K.,Champion, M.,Goodban, M. T.,O'Connor, J. T.,Pipan, M.,Horsfield, J.,Deardorff, M. A.,Ishman, S. L.,Dorsett, D.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Tennessee Network 5
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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