Kelly Williamson, M.D.
Kelly Williamson, M.D. is a board certified comprehensive ophthalmologist specializing in cataract surgery and the treatment of glaucoma and dry eye disease. Prior to joining Moore Eye Institute, she served as Residency Program Director for the Department of Ophthalmology at Drexel University College of Medicine. Dr. Williamson earned her medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine and her undergraduate degree in biological sciences from the University of Notre Dame.
Joined Moore Eye Institute: 2019
- General/Comprehensive Ophthalmology
- Annual Eye Health Examinations
- Dry Eye Syndrome
- Blepharitis and Meibomian Gland Dysfunction
- Diabetic Eye Disease
- Medical, Laser, and Surgical Treatment of Mild to Moderate Glaucomas Including:
- Open Angle
- Narrow Angle
- Excision of Minor Eyelid Lesions:
- Chalazion Excision
- Eye Disease Related to Medical Conditions:
- Medication Toxicity Screening
- Neurologic Disease
- Autoimmune and Inflammatory Disease
- Ophthalmology Residency, Drexel University College of Medicine
- Temple University School of Medicine
- Comprehensive Ophthalmologist, Moore Eye Institute
- Residency Program Director, Department of Ophthalmology, Drexel University College of Medicine
- Co-Chief Resident, Ophthalmology Residency, Drexel University College of Medicine
- American Academy of Ophthalmology
- American Society of Cornea and Refractive Surgeons
Research Papers and Publications
- K. Williamson. Light-Adjustable Lens. Pending publication in: Advances in Ophthalmology and Optometry (Vol 4). Elsevier 2019.
- K. Williamson, M. Yanoff. Chapter 2: Genetics and Ocular Embryology and Chapter 3: Uveitis and Other Intraocular Inflammations. In: Ophthalmology Review (3rd Edition). Jaypee Brothers Ltd.
- K. Williamson. Intraocular Antibiotics as Endophthalmitis Prophylaxis in Routine Cataract Surgery: Current Practices and Controversies. In: Advances in Ophthalmology and Optometry (Vol 3). Elsevier 2018.
- Hadziahmetovic M, Williamson K, Lehman AY, Ackert JM. Higher than Expected Prevalence of Glaucoma in Community Centered Practice. ARVO Meeting 2014. ARVO Meeting Abstracts April 30, 2014 55:4271.
- Williamson K, Ackert JA. End-Stage Glaucoma in a Teenager Resulting from Unmonitored Ocular Steroid Use. Drexel University College of Medicine Discovery Day 2013.