Dr. James F Vander MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. James Vander is an ophthalmologist in Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center and Chestnut Hill Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Michigan Medical School and has been in practice for 30 years. Dr. Vander accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 16 doctors at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center and one of 21 at Chestnut Hill Hospital who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Office Location

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Education & Medical Training

University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1985 - 1988

Wills Eye Hospital
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1988 - 1990

William Beaumont Hospital
Internship, Transitional Year, 1984 - 1985

University of Michigan Medical School
Class of 1984

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

AL State Medical License
Active through 2012

FL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (AGAF), American Gastroenterological Association

Publications & Presentations

Conjunctival Flora Antibiotic Resistance Patterns After Serial Intravitreal Injections Without Postinjection Topical Antibiotics.
Hsu, J.,Gerstenblith, A. T.,Garg, S. J.,Vander, J. F.

The Role of Topical Antibiotic Prophylaxis to Prevent Endophthalmitis after Intravitreal Injection.
Storey, P.,Dollin, M.,Pitcher, J.,Reddy, S.,Vojtko, J.,Vander, J.,Hsu, J.,Garg, S. J.

Optic Neuropathy after Vitrectomy for Retinal Detachment: Clinical Features and Analysis of Risk Factors.
Bansal, A. S., Hsu, J., Garg, S. J., Sivalingam, A., Vander, J. F., Moster, M., Maguire, J. I., Regillo, C. D.

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Insurances Accepted

  • 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 Tennessee Network 5
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare 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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