Dr. James F Vander MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. James Vander is an ophthalmologist in Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania and 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 15 doctors at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center and one of 19 at Chestnut Hill Hospital who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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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 Ophthalmology
Certified in Ophthalmology

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2013

PA State Medical License
Active through 2012

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Fellow (FAAO), American Academy of Ophthalmology

Publications & Presentations

Intravitreal Triamcinolone Acetonide Injection for Macular Edema Due to Central Retinal Vein Occlusion Persisting Despite Multiple Intravitreal Bevacizumab Injections.
Alshareef, R. A.,Garg, S. J.,Hsu, J.,Vander, J.,Park, C.,Spirn, M. J.

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.

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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
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Capital BC Keystone Health Plan Central HMO
  • Capital Blue Cross 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
  • 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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