Dr. Kristin M Hammersmith MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Kristin Hammersmith is an ophthalmologist in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Wills Eye Hospital. She received her medical degree from West Virginia University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 16 years. She is one of 52 doctors at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and one of 238 at Wills Eye Hospital who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Hospital Affiliation

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Wills Eye Hospital
Ranked #2 in Ophthalmology

Education & Medical Training

Georgetown University Hospital/Washington Hospital Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1998–1999

Johns Hopkins University
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1999–2002

West Virginia University School of Medicine
Class of 1998

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified in Ophthalmology

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2013

PA State Medical License
Active through 2012

Publications & Presentations

Comparative evaluation of dual Scheimpflug imaging parameters in keratoconus, early keratoconus, and normal eyes.
Reddy, J. C.,Rapuano, C. J.,Cater, J. R.,Suri, K.,Nagra, P. K.,Hammersmith, K. M.

Spontaneously resolving macular cyst in an infant.
Ganesh, A.,Khalighi, M.,Hammersmith, K.,Levin, A. V.

Indications and outcomes of corneal transplantation in geriatric patients.
Duman, F.,Kosker, M.,Suri, K.,Reddy, J. C.,Ma, J. F.,Hammersmith, K. M.,Nagra, P. K.,Rapuano, C. J.

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