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Dr. Alison Watson, MD

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Overview

Dr. Alison Watson, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in Wynnewood, PA. They specialize in Ophthalmology, has 9 years of experience, and is board certified in Ophthalmology. They graduated from Thomas Jefferson Coll Med and is affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.

Dr. Watson works at Lankenau Hospital in Wynnewood, PA with other offices in Philadelphia, PA. They frequently treat conditions like Eyelid Surgery and Entropion along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Locations

  1. 1
    Lankenau Hospital
    100 E Lancaster Ave Ste 54, Wynnewood, PA 19096 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (610) 649-1970
  2. 2
    Dept of Ophthalmology
    840 Walnut Street Suite 910, Philadelphia, PA 19107 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (215) 928-3250
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    Dept of Ophthalmology
    840 Walnut St Ste 910, Philadelphia, PA 19107 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (215) 928-3250

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

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    Oct 17, 2022
    Everyone and everything from my first to my last meeting was wonderful. I saw Dr. Watson for Ptosis of the upper eyelids and am very happy with the results that I received. The office staff and the professionals at the Wills Eye Surgery Center were all great.
    Kathleen Flannery — Oct 17, 2022
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    About Dr. Alison Watson, MD

    Specialties
    • Ophthalmology
    Specialties
    Years of Experience
    • 9 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1063755361
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Toc Eye and Face
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Wills Eye Hosp
    Residency
    Internship
    • Lankenau Med Ctr
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Thomas Jefferson Coll Med
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Lafayette College
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Ophthalmology
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Alison Watson, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Watson is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Watson has an average wait time of Under 10 minutes at their office(s).

    Dr. Watson has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Watson has seen patients for Eyelid Surgery and Entropion, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Watson on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

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