Jefferson University Hospitals

Physician Profile

Jonathan Myers, MD

Academic Title: Assistant Professor

Ophthalmology - Glaucoma

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Office Locations

840 Walnut St., Ste. 1110
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 928-3197

Medical Services

Years in Practice


Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Awards and Honors

Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2016,2015,2014,2012,2011,2010


  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Medical School


  • Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, CA


  • Wills Eye Hospital


  • Duke University Medical Center


Recent Publications

Philadelphia Telemedicine Glaucoma Detection and Follow-up Study: Methods and Screening Results

Patient considerations in ocular hypertension: Role of bimatoprost ophthalmic solution

Short-duration transient visual evoked potentials and color reflectivity discretization analysis in glaucoma patients and suspects

Implantation of two second-generation trabecular micro-bypass stents and topical travoprost in open-angle glaucoma not controlled on two preoperative medications: 18-month follow-up

Adherence to Follow-up Recommendations among Individuals in the Philadelphia Glaucoma Detection and Treatment Project

Impossibility to eliminate observer effect in the assessment of adherence in clinical trials

Ocular hypotensive effect of fixed-combination brinzolamide/brimonidine adjunctive to a prostaglandin analog: A randomized clinical trial

A Dose-Escalation Study to Evaluate the Safety, Tolerability, Pharmacokinetics, and Efficacy of 2 and 4 Weeks of Twice-Daily Ocular Trabodenoson in Adults with Ocular Hypertension or Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma

Bilateral same-day laser peripheral iridotomy in the philadelphia glaucoma detection and treatment project

The role of adenosine receptor agonists in ocular disorders

Glaucoma surgery in pregnancy: A case series and literature review

The impact of educational workshops on individuals at risk for glaucoma in the Philadelphia Glaucoma Detection and Treatment Project

Improving access to eye care among persons at high-risk of glaucoma in Philadelphia - design and methodology: The Philadelphia glaucoma detection and treatment project

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

Evaluation of nonmydriatic hand-held optic disc photography grading in the Philadelphia glaucoma detection and treatment project

Twenty-four-hour intraocular pressure measurement in glaucoma

Phenotypic differences in normal vs high tension glaucoma

Bimatoprost 0.01% or 0.03% in patients with glaucoma or ocular hypertension previously treated with latanoprost: Two randomized 12-week trials

Clinical examination of the optic nerve

The Perils of Glaucoma Surgical Outcome Analysis