Dr. Jeffrey I. Katzman, M.D., F.A.O.O.
Dr. Katzman graduated from Brooklyn College in 1968 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemistry. Dr. Katzman attended New York Medical College from which he received his medical degree in 1972. He completed a straight medical internship at Metropolitan Flower and Fifth Avenue Hospitals in New York City. He and his wife, Barbara, moved to Houston, Texas where he did a fellowship and residency in ophthalmology concluding in 1977. In his last year of residency, he was Chief Resident.
Dr. Katzman and his family moved to Philadelphia where he served as Lieutenant Commander in the Department of Ophthalmology at the Philadelphia Regional Medical Center. In his final year, he was assistant chairman of the Department of Ophthalmology.
Upon concluding his tour of duty with the United States Navy, Dr. Katzman started his practice in the King of Prussia area. While Dr. Katzman’s practice has focused on cataract surgery and implantation of intraocular lenses, the diagnosis and treatment of glaucoma, macular degeneration and diabetic eye disease, he continues to perform routine pediatric, adolescent and adult eye examinations. He has performed over 5,000 cataract operations with implantation of intraocular lenses in his 30-plus year career.
Dr. Katzman is Board Certified in Ophthalmology (1978). He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, American Medical Association, Pennsylvania Medical Association, and the Greater Philadelphia Ophthalmology Society.
He is a member of the Wills Eye Surgery Hospital, Paoli Memorial Hospital, and the Main Line Health/Jefferson Health Care System.
Dr. Katzman performs surgery at the Wills Eye Surgery Center in Plymouth Meeting and the Paoli Surgical Center, of which he is chair of the Ophthalmology Section.
He and his wife, Barbara, have been married since 1970. They have three children and three granddaughters.
He enjoys spending time with his family and traveling with his wife. He also enjoys listening to music, reading, photography and biking.