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Kristin Hammersmith, MD

Dr. Hammersmith is an ophthalmologist in the Philadelphia area. She is affiliated with Methodist Hospital Division of Jefferson Health System and 2 more hospitals.
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18k doctors
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18k doctors
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9.1k doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more eye condition patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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3.9k doctors
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3.9k doctors
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2.0k doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more cataracts patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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448 doctors
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448 doctors
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223 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more dry eye syndrome patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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567 doctors
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568 doctors
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283 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more corneal ulcer patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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1.5k doctors
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1.5k doctors
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742 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more blepharitis patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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6.6k doctors
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6.6k doctors
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3.3k doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more herpes patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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2.9k doctors
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2.9k doctors
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1.5k doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more glaucoma patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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8.6k doctors
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8.6k doctors
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4.3k doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more conjunctivitis patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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612 doctors
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613 doctors
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306 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more Sjogren's syndrome patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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4.7k doctors
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4.7k doctors
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2.4k doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more shingles patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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1.7k doctors
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1.7k doctors
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847 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more red eyes patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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2.9k doctors
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2.9k doctors
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1.4k doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw head and neck cancers patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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763 doctors
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762 doctors
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381 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more pterygium patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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790 doctors
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790 doctors
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395 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more retinal detachment patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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790 doctors
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790 doctors
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395 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more detached retina patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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1.6k doctors
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1.6k doctors
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792 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw macular degeneration patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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2.0k doctors
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2.0k doctors
Top 5%
1.0k doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw rosacea patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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18k doctors
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18k doctors
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8.9k doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more birth defects patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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18k doctors
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18k doctors
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9.0k doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more congenital disorders patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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1.1k doctors
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1.1k doctors
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573 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more uveitis patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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835 doctors
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835 doctors
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417 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw lazy eye (amblyopia) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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6.6k doctors
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6.6k doctors
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3.3k doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw pink eye patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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1.2k doctors
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1.2k doctors
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619 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw strabismus patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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34k doctors
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34k doctors
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17k doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw diabetes patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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30k doctors
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30k doctors
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15k doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw type 2 diabetes patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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592 doctors
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593 doctors
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296 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw retinal tear patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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5.7k doctors
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5.7k doctors
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2.9k doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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1.4k doctors
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1.4k doctors
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683 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw nearsightedness patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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924 doctors
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924 doctors
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462 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw astigmatism patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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12k doctors
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12k doctors
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6.0k doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw migraine patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
Locations

Dr. Hammersmith sees patients and can be reached at the following locations.

Wills Eye Hospital
840 Walnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19107
475 miles away
Office
925 Route 73 N
Marlton, NJ 08053
487 miles away
Lowry Radiology Associates
125 S 9th St
Philadelphia, PA 19107
475 miles away
Office
780 Newtown Yardley Rd
Newtown, PA 18940
480 miles away
Office
1417 Cantillon Blvd
Mays Landing, NJ 08330
511 miles away

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Credentials
  • West Virginia University School of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1998

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Ophthalmology

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Hammersmith is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Methodist Hospital Division of Jefferson Health System
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2019)
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2019)
  • Wills Eye Hospital
    Hospital safety grade not available

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Options
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fallon Health
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Hawaii Medical Assurance Association
  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
  • Health Net
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthNow New York
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPlus
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Heritage Provider Network
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Hometown Health
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • MVP Health Care
  • Magellan Health
  • MagnaCare
  • Mayo Clinic Health Solutions
  • MedCost
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Midlands Choice
  • MultiPlan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Optima Health
  • PacificSource
  • Pomco
  • PreferredOne
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Priority Health
  • Providence Health Plan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Southeastern Indiana Health Organization
  • SummaCare
  • SynerMed
  • TRICARE
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield