Dr. George L. Spaeth MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. George Spaeth is an ophthalmologist in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Bryn Mawr Hospital and Palmerton Hospital. He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and has been in practice for 55 years. Dr. Spaeth accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 17 doctors at Bryn Mawr Hospital and one of 4 at Palmerton Hospital who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Education & Medical Training

Wills Eye Hospital
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1961 - 1963

University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers
Internship, Transitional Year, 1959 - 1960

Harvard Medical School
Class of 1959

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified 49 years in Ophthalmology

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2013

PA State Medical License
Active through 2012

Publications & Presentations

A new, safer method of applying antimetabolites during glaucoma filtering surgery.
Melo, A.B., Spaeth, G.L.

Dorzolamide as an Effective Topical Therapy for Glaucoma in a Case of Nanophthalmos.
Nunes, C.M., McNeill, M.P., Tong, M.G., Kuntz Navarro, J.V., Spaeth, G.L.

Performance-based measures of visual function.
Warrian, K.J., Altangerel, U., Spaeth, G.L.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans 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
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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