Jefferson University Hospitals
Kristin M. Hammersmith, MD

Kristin M Hammersmith MD

Academic Title

Associate Professor

Specialty

Cornea and External Disease

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Overview

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Departments & Programs

Education & Fellowships

  • West Virginia University, Medical School
  • Internship: Washington Hospital Center
  • Residency: Wilmer Eye Institute
  • Fellowship: Wills Eye Hosp (HOSP CLOSED 7/13/06-NOW SURGI CTR)

Years in Practice

18

Board Certification

  • Ophthalmology

Hospital Affiliation

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals

Insurances Accepted

Jefferson physicians accept most health insurance plans, including those listed below. However, plan acceptance may vary by practice and may be subject to change. If you have questions about whether a specific physician accepts your insurance, please contact your insurance company.

  • Aetna
  • Aetna Medicare
  • AmeriHealth Comprehensive
  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth Major Medical
  • AmeriHealth Personal Choice
  • Blue Choice
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Cigna PPO, POS
  • CorVel
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO
  • Keystone 65 HMO
  • Keystone First Community HealthChoices
  • Keystone First VIP Community HealthChoices
  • Keystone First/Connect
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Medicaid of PA
  • Medicare
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • UPMC Community Health Choices (CHC)
  • UPMC For Life
  • United Healthcare
  • Workers Comp

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New or returning patients can complete our secure, online appointment request form. A representative from Jefferson will contact you by email to confirm your appointment.

If you'd rather speak with a JEFF NOW® representative, click 1-800-JEFFNOW below. You will then be prompted to enter your phone number.

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Locations

125 South 9th Street
Suite 405
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: (267) 546-1100
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