Dr. Steven Nissman is originally from Abington, Pennsylvania, and completed medical school at Hahnemann School of Medicine. Dr. Nissman received his ophthalmology training at the prestigious Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, DC, where he served as chief resident and was heavily involved in the teaching and surgical training of young eye doctors. Additionally, he spent considerable time working at the Bethesda Naval Hospital treating the eye injuries of US soldiers evacuated from Iraq. Dr. Nissman is trained and certified in the most cutting-edge technology available in laser refractive surgery. He also performs a wide range of intraocular surgery as well as ocular plastic surgery. He practices comprehensive eye care at Soll Eye Associates with offices in Northeast Philadelphia and Bucks County.
Dr. Nissman is actively involved in the teaching of Wills Eye Hospital residents at their clinic at Cooper Hospital in New Jersey. He is an active researcher and has published extensively in ophthalmic journals. Dr. Nissman is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons.