November 1, 2018

People with diabetes are at increased risk of developing serious eye diseases, yet most do not have sight-saving, annual eye exams, according to a large study. This is especially timely as Wills Eye Physicians Thorp Bailey Weber joins...

October 1, 2018

Zombie or devil contact lenses may elevate a Halloween costume’s fright factor, but wearing them without a prescription could result in something far more terrifying – blindness. Thorp Bailey Weber Eye Associates joins the American Academy of Ophthalmology in urging Ha...

September 5, 2018

Aging. It happens inevitably, although most of us don't like to hear about it and some of us don't want to admit it.

Many eye diseases become more prevalent with time, and it is important to recognize the proper screening schedule and symptoms of eye disease in order to...

August 30, 2018

According to a national survey released by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, nearly two out of three American adults report having eye or vision problems. A significant percentage of them, however, fail to seek medical attention in the form of regular, sight-savin...

August 2, 2018

Most children have healthy eyes, but there are conditions that can threaten good vision. Children’s eyes are usually examined during regular pediatric appointments, and vision testing should be done around age three.

Parents should be aware of signs that may indicate th...

June 21, 2018

April 4, 2018

A Note to My Patients

Re: Retirement

As most of you know, I have been around for a while.  It’s approaching fifty years.  I started in 1970 with one exam room, a card table and a high school senior for a secretary. Indeed, that was last century.

Today, I...

June 15, 2018

June is Cataract Awareness Month

Approximately 25 million Americans have cataracts, which causes cloudy, blurry or dim vision and often develops with advancing age. This June, the Thorp Bailey Weber Eye Associates joins the American Academy of Ophthalmology in observing...

June 13, 2018

It is always best to let the professionals handle fireworks, but if you are handling, lighting, or intend to be within close range of fireworks, you should take precautions to protect your eyes. There are too many eye injuries caused by fireworks every year, and our su...

May 31, 2018

Wills Eye Physicians Thorp Bailey Weber is proud to announce our own Dr. Robert Bailey has been named to Philadelphia magazine Top Doctors™ 2018 in Ophthalmology.

Click here to learn more. 

About Dr. Bailey:

Dr. Robert S. Bailey, Jr. joined Dr. Thorp in the practice of Op...

February 7, 2018

Age-Related Macular Degeneration is one of the leading causes of blindness among seniors, affecting approximately 2.1 million people nationwide.

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