Alex Levin, MD

Alex Levin, MD, MHSc, FRCSC

Ophthalmology Philadelphia, PA

Chief, Pediatric Ophthalmology and Ocular Genetics

Office Address

  • 840 Walnut St
    Suite 930
    Philadelphia, PA 19107
    Phone: (215) 928-3240
    Fax: (215) 928-3853

Alex Levin, MD, MHSc, FRCSC

Ophthalmology Philadelphia, PA

Chief, Pediatric Ophthalmology and Ocular Genetics


  • Dr. Levin is Director of the Pediatric Ophthalmology and Ocular Genetics Service at Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia. He is Board Certified in Pediatrics, Pediatric Ophthalmology, and Child Abuse Pediatrics.

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Ophthalmology: Cataract Related, Glaucoma Related
  • Clinical Interests: Ocular Genetics; Pediatric Cataract; Pediatric Glaucoma; Pediatric Uveitis; Ocular Manifestations of Pediatric Systemic Disease and Child Abuse; Adult and Pediatric Ocular Genetics

Education & Training

  • Wills Eye HospitalWills Eye Hospital
  • Children's Hospital of PhiladelphiaChildren's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Jefferson Medical CollegeJefferson Medical College

Certifications & Licensure

  • NJ State Medical LicenseNJ State Medical License1984 - 2017
  • PA State Medical LicensePA State Medical License1984 - 2016
  • American Board of PediatricsPediatrics
  • American Board of OphthalmologyOphthalmology
  • American Board of PediatricsChild Abuse Pediatrics
  • American Academy of PediatricsChild Abuse

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • America's Top DoctorsCastle Connolly, 2014, 2013
  • Super
  • Fellow (FAAO)American Academy of Ophthalmology

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations


Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Tennessee Network 5
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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