Bruce J. Markovitz, M.D.


Bruce J. Markovitz, M.D.Bruce J. Markovitz, M.D. brings many years of eye experience to Soll Eye. Dr. Markovitz practices general ophthalmology with a special interest in pediatric eye care. A skilled and respected eye surgeon he specializes in cataract and intraocular lens surgery laser surgery for glaucoma, diabetes and after cataracts. He brings a remarkable range of clinical experience to Soll Eye, from United States Army Major working as the Health Clinic Commander at Schofield Barracks in Hawaii to Ophthalmologist for the Pennsylvania Ballet.

Dr. Markovitz is also Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Cooper University Medical Center in Camden where he is responsible for the training of Cooper Hospital and Wills Eye Ophthalmologists.

EDUCATION

Undergraduate:

  • 1978 B.S., Penn State University
    State College, Pennsylvania
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Graduate:

  • 1983 M.B.A., LaSalle University
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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  • 1983 O.D., Pennsylvania College of Optometry
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 

Medical School:

  • 1991 M.D., Jefferson Medical College,
    Thomas Jefferson University
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 

Internship:

  • 1991-92 Chestnut Hill Hospital
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 

Residency:

  • 1992-95 Cooper Hospital
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 

Certification:

  • American Board of Ophthalmology

 

PRESENTATIONS

Numerous lectures and presentations for local and national programs in ophthalmology.

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

  • American Medical Association
  • Pennsylvania Medical Society
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Pennsylvania Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Association of Researchers in Vision and Ophthalmology