Dr. Joel Porter MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Joel Porter is an ophthalmologist in Pennsauken, New Jersey and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including California Pacific Medical Center and Wills Eye Hospital. He received his medical degree from Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and has been in practice for 48 years. Dr. Porter accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 68 doctors at California Pacific Medical Center and one of 238 at Wills Eye Hospital who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Clinical Interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology

Hospital Affiliation

Wills Eye Hospital
Ranked #2 in Ophthalmology

California Pacific Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Wills Eye Hospital
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1967–1970

Pacific Presbyterian Medical Center
Internship, Transitional Year, 1966–1967

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Class of 1966

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified 43 years in Ophthalmology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2015

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FAAO), American Academy of Ophthalmology

Charles A. Oliver Memorial Prize in Ophthalmology, Awarded by Harold G. Scheie, MD

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
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Oregon PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • PacificSource Preferred PSN
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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