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Dr. Vincent Lam, MD

Ophthalmology*
4.5 (15)
Map Pin Small Philadelphia, PA
Accepting new patients
18 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Vincent Lam, MD

Dr. Vincent Lam, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in Philadelphia, PA. They specialize in Ophthalmology, has 18 years of experience, and is board certified in Ophthalmology. They graduated from Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and is affiliated with St. Christopher's Hospital for Children. Dr. Lam, completed a residency at Hahnemann University Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Lam an average 4.5 star rating.

Dr. Lam works at City Ophthalmology in Philadelphia, PA. They frequently treat conditions like Chronic Conjunctivitis, Allergic Conjunctivitis and Pterygium along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Lam's Office Locations

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    City Ophthalmology
    1740 South St Ste 400, Philadelphia, PA 19146 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (267) 607-6888

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  • St. Christopher's Hospital for Children

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Chronic Conjunctivitis
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Pterygium

Treatment frequency



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Chronic Conjunctivitis
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Pterygium
Blepharitis
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Acute Endophthalmitis
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Cataract
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Chalazion
Chronic Endophthalmitis
Conjunctiva Degeneration Deposit
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
Corneal Diseases
Diabetic Retinopathy
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Drusen
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Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Dry Eyes
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Endophthalmitis
Entropion
Esotropia
Eye Infections
Eyelid Disorders
Floaters
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Foreign Body in Eye
Glaucoma
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Hordeolum
Hypertensive Retinopathy
Lacrimal Gland Disorder
Senile Cataracts
Strabismus
Stye
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Tear Duct Disorders
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Cataract Removal Surgery
Eyelid Surgery
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
Astigmatism
Autoimmune Diseases
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
Benign Tumor
Blind Hypertensive Eye
Blind Hypotensive Eye
Blindness
Blocked Tear Duct
Chorioretinal Scars
Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
Corneal Ulcer
Degenerative Disorders of Globe
Diabetic Cataracts
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
Ectropion of Eyelid
Enophthalmos
Episcleritis Periodica Fugax
Eye Cancer
Eyelid Growth
Eyelid Lesions
Eyelid Spasm
Face Skin Lesions
Facial Fracture
Facial Trauma
Farsightedness
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
Graves' Disease
Headache
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Herpetic Keratitis
Iridocyclitis
Keratitis
Keratoconus
Lazy Eye
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Macular Hole
Nearsightedness
Ocular Hypertension
Orbit Tumor
Orbital Cellulitis
Orbital Diseases
Panophthalmitis
Paralytic Strabismus
Pinguecula
Posterior Scleritis
Presbyopia
Progressive High Myopia
Purulent Endophthalmitis
Retina Diseases
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Retinal Dystrophy
Retinal Hemorrhage
Retinal Vascular Occlusion
Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Eye Disease
Trichiasis
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Vascular Disease
Visual Field Defects
Vitreous Hemorrhage
Asian Eyelid Surgery
B-Scan Ultrasound
Blepharoplasty
Blepharorrhaphy
Botox® Injection
Brow Lift
Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
Captique™ Injection
Collagen Injection
Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery
Dacryocystorhinostomy
Dilation of Outflow Canal
Endoscopic Brow Lift
Endoscopic Endonasal Surgery
Enucleation of Eye
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Chalazion
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excisional Biopsy
Eye Examination
Eye Surgery
Facial Reconstruction
Facial Rejuvenation
Farnsworth Lantern Test
Glaucoma Surgery
Hylaform Injection
Iridectomy
Iridotomy
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Oculoplastic Surgery
Oculoplastics
Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Orbit Evisceration
Orbital Floor Fracture Repair
Orbital Surgical Procedures
Pterygium Surgery
Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
Repair of Eye Laceration
Restylane® Injections
Tear Duct Surgery
Temporal Artery Biopsy
Vision Screening
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    4.5
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    About Dr. Vincent Lam, MD

    Specialties*
    • Ophthalmology

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    Years of Experience
    • 18 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Cantonese, Chinese, Mandarin and Spanish
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1477713576
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Chinese University Of Hong Kong / Hong Kong Eye Hospital
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Hahnemann University Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • St Lukes - Roosevelt Hospital Center at St Lukes Division|St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Ophthalmology
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Vincent Lam, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Lam is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Lam has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Lam has seen patients for Chronic Conjunctivitis, Allergic Conjunctivitis and Pterygium, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Lam on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    Dr. Lam speaks Cantonese, Chinese, Mandarin and Spanish.

    15 patients have reviewed Dr. Lam. The overall rating for this provider is 4.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Lam.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Lam, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Lam appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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