Jefferson University Hospitals

Physician Profile

Marlene Moster, MD

Academic Title: Professor

Ophthalmology - Glaucoma

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Office Locations

840 Walnut Street
Suite 1120
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (484) 434-2700
Fax: (610) 660-0419

Medical Services

Years in Practice


Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Awards and Honors

Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2016,2015,2014,2012,2011


  • SUNY at Upstate Medical Center, Medical School


  • Montefiore Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA


  • University of Pittsburgh Eye & Ear Hospital


  • Wills Eye Hospital


Recent Publications

Management of Conjunctival Bleb Leaks

Combined Cataract Extraction and Glaucoma Surgery: Indications for Trabeculectomy, Tube Shunt, and Minimally Invasive Glaucoma Surgery

The Use of Optic Disc and Retinal Nerve Fiber Imaging in Detecting Structural Damage Before the Onset of Functional Loss

The Effects of Latanoprost With Benzalkonium Chloride Versus Travoprost With SofZia on the Ocular Surface

Implantation of trabecular micro-bypass stent using a novel “landing strip” technique

Use of Gamma-Irradiated Cornea to Plug Sclerostomy Site During Tube Shunt Revision

Sequential versus concomitant surgery of glaucoma drainage implant and Boston keratoprosthesis type 1

Glaucoma surgery in pregnancy: A case series and literature review

Comparison of 3 different releasable suture techniques in trabeculectomy

Comparing gonioscopy with visante and cirrus optical coherence tomography for anterior chamber angle assessment in glaucoma patients

Procedural treatments: EX-press mini glaucoma shunt

Ahmed versus baerveldt glaucoma drainage implantation in patients with markedly elevated intraocular pressure (≥30mm Hg)

Initial experience with the new Ahmed glaucoma valve model M4: Short-term results

Outcomes of sequential glaucoma drainage implants in refractory glaucoma

The Wills eye glaucoma app: Interest of patients and their caregivers in a smartphone-based and tablet-based glaucoma application

Detection of asymmetric glaucomatous damage using automated pupillography, the swinging flashlight method and the magnified-assisted swinging flashlight method

Evaluation of Risk Factors for Glaucoma Drainage Device-related Erosions: A Retrospective Case-Control Study

Unilateral Prostaglandin-Associated Periorbitopathy: A Syndrome Involving Upper Eyelid Retraction Distinguishable from the Aging Sunken Eyelid

Ranibizumab versus mitomycin c in primary trabeculectomy-a pilot study

Tube shunt coverage with gamma-irradiated cornea allograft (VisionGraft)