Dr. William Tasman MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. William Tasman is an ophthalmologist in Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Chestnut Hill Hospital and Pennsylvania Hospital. He received his medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 59 years. Dr. Tasman accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 19 doctors at Chestnut Hill Hospital and one of 17 at Pennsylvania Hospital who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Clinical Interests: Macular Degeneration, Laser In Situ Keratomileusis, Glaucoma, Cataract, Refractive Surgical Procedures

Education & Medical Training

Wills Eye Hospital
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1959–1961

Philadelphia General Hospital
Internship, Transitional Year, 1955–1956

Temple University School of Medicine
Class of 1955

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified in Ophthalmology

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Fellow (FAAO), American Academy of Ophthalmology

Whos Who in Medicine and Healthcare, Marquis Whos Who

Publications & Presentations

Improving Function in Age-Related Macular Degeneration: A Randomized Clinical Trial.
Rovner, B. W.,Casten, R. J.,Hegel, M. T.,Massof, R. W.,Leiby, B. E.,Ho, A. C.,Tasman, W. S.

Personal reminiscences of ophthalmology giants of the 20th century.
Tasman, W.

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
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • 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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