Dr. James A Katowitz MD Ophthalmologist
Dr. James Katowitz is an ophthalmologist in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and has been in practice for 51 years. Dr. Katowitz accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 51 doctors at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and one of 71 at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center who specialize in Ophthalmology.
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Specialty & Clinical Interests
Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology
Education & Medical Training
University of Pennsylvania Health System
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1964–1967
Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
Internship, Transitional Year, 1963–1964
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Class of 1963
Certifications & Licensure
American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified 45 years in Ophthalmology
PA State Medical License
Active through 2014
NY State Medical License
Active through 2013
NJ State Medical License
Active through 2013
Publications & Presentations
Alveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma Masquerading as Embryonal Subtype: The Value of Modern Molecular Diagnostic Testing.
Eftekhari, K.,Chambers, C. B.,Goldstein, S. M.,Katowitz, W. R.,Katowitz, J. A.
Optic pathway gliomas: neoplasms, not hamartomas.
Liu, G. T.,Katowitz, J. A.,Rorke-Adams, L. B.,Fisher, M. J.
Ablepharon-Macrostomia syndrome-Extension of the phenotype.
Kallish, S., McDonald-McGinn, D.M., van Haelst, M.M., Bartlett, S.P., Katowitz, J.A., Zackai, E.H.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- AmeriHealth Direct POS
- AmeriHealth Direct POS Value Network
- Amerihealth HMO
- AmeriHealth HMO Value Network
- AmeriHealth PPO
- AmeriHealth PPO Value Network
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS Oklahoma BlueChoice
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access
- CIGNA PPO
- Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
- Coventry Oklahoma
- 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
- QualCare HMO
- QualCare PPO
- United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
- United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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Children's Hospital Of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: (215) 590-2791
Fax: (215) 590-4325