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Kristin Hammersmith, MD

Dr. Hammersmith is an ophthalmologist in the Philadelphia area. She is affiliated with Methodist Hospital and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.
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497 doctors
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248 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more eye condition patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Philadelphia area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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126 doctors
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126 doctors
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63 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more cataracts patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Philadelphia area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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11 doctors
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11 doctors
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5 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more dry eye syndrome patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Philadelphia area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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17 doctors
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16 doctors
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8 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more corneal ulcer patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Philadelphia area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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45 doctors
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44 doctors
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22 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more blepharitis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Philadelphia area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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190 doctors
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190 doctors
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95 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more herpes patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Philadelphia area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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89 doctors
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89 doctors
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44 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more glaucoma patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Philadelphia area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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245 doctors
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246 doctors
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Dr. Hammersmith saw more conjunctivitis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Philadelphia area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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17 doctors
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16 doctors
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8 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more Sjogren's syndrome patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Philadelphia area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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121 doctors
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122 doctors
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60 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more shingles patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Philadelphia area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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48 doctors
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48 doctors
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23 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more red eyes patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Philadelphia area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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89 doctors
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89 doctors
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44 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw head and neck cancers patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
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15 doctors
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14 doctors
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7 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more pterygium patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Philadelphia area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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22 doctors
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22 doctors
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11 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more retinal detachment patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Philadelphia area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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22 doctors
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22 doctors
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11 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more detached retina patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Philadelphia area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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41 doctors
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40 doctors
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20 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw macular degeneration patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
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50 doctors
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51 doctors
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25 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw rosacea patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
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545 doctors
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545 doctors
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272 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw birth defects patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
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556 doctors
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556 doctors
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277 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw congenital disorders patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
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36 doctors
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36 doctors
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17 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more uveitis patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Philadelphia area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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24 doctors
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24 doctors
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11 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more lazy eye (amblyopia) patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Philadelphia area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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173 doctors
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174 doctors
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86 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more pink eye patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Philadelphia area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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44 doctors
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44 doctors
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22 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw more strabismus patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Philadelphia area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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847 doctors
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848 doctors
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423 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw diabetes patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
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751 doctors
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750 doctors
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375 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw type 2 diabetes patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
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17 doctors
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16 doctors
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8 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw retinal tear patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
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147 doctors
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146 doctors
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73 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
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44 doctors
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44 doctors
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21 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw nearsightedness patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
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25 doctors
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Dr. Hammersmith saw astigmatism patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
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329 doctors
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328 doctors
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164 doctors
Dr. Hammersmith saw migraine patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
Locations

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

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

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Credentials
  • West Virginia University School of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1998
  • Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Program A
    RESIDENCY

Hospital affiliations

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

  • Methodist Hospital
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • 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
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Options
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • EmblemHealth
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Hawaii Medical Assurance Association
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • TRICARE
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield