Our Doctors

Thomas I. Margolis, M.D.
Retina Specialist

Current Appointments

  • Attending Physician
    Shore Medical Center

    Somers Point, New Jersey
  • Attending Physician
    Atlanticare Regional Medical Center

    Atlantic City, New Jersey

Postdoctoral Education and Appointments

Retina Fellowship   Instructor in Ophthalmology
New England Eye Center
Tufts University School of Medicine
Boston, Massachusetts
Ophthalmology Residency   Wills Eye Hospital
Thomas Jefferson University School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Internal Medicine Internship   Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
University of California, Los Angeles School of Medicine
Los Angeles, California
Postdoctoral Research   Laser Research Fellowship
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
Harvard Medical School
Boston, Massachusetts

Predoctoral Education

Medical School   M.D., Magna Cum Laude
Honors thesis: "New Mid-Infrared Lasers for Vitreous Membrane Cutting and Sclerostomy"
Harvard Medical School
Boston, Massachusetts
College   B.A., Summa Cum Laude University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Certifications and Awards

  • Philadelphia Magazine, Top Docs™ 2004-2019
  • Inside Jersey Magazine, Top Doctors 2010-2018
  • NJ Top Docs 2018
  • Marquis Who's Who in Science and Engineering 2016, 2017
  • Marquis Who's Who in the World, 2015-2016
  • Marquis Who's Who in America, 2004-2006, 2008-2016
  • Marquis Who's Who in the East, 2015, 2016
  • US News and World Report, Top Docs 2012, 2013
  • Suburban Life Top Doctors 2016
  • New Jersey Monthly, "The Best Doctors in New Jersey", September 2003 and September 2005
  • New Jersey Life Magazine, "Top Docs", March 2005
  • "America's Top Ophthalmologists", Consumer's Research Council of America, 2004-2014
  • National Board of Medical Examiners, Diplomat
  • American Board of Ophthalmology Recertified, 2005 to 2025
  • National Register's Who's Who in Executives & Professionals 2004-2006
  • Laurence B. Ellis Scholar-Harvard Medical School
  • Soma Weiss Assembly-Harvard Medical School
  • Merck Senior Chemistry Award-University of Pennsylvania
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Benjamin Franklin Scholar-University of Pennsylvania
  • Alpha Epsilon Delta Pre-Medical Honor Society

Professional Society Associations

  • Atlantic County Medical Society 1995-present
    President 2007-08, Executive Committee, 2003-present
  • New Jersey Medical Board, Expert Reviewer, 1995-present
  • American Society of Retina Specialists 1996-present
  • Retina Society of New Jersey- 1995-present
  • American Medical Association-1989-present
  • Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
  • New Jersey Academy of Ophthalmology-1995-present
  • Medical Society of New Jersey 1995-present
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology,1990-present
  • New Jersey Medical Society, Credentials Committee, 2001-present
  • Atlantic County Medical Society 1995-present
  • Wills Eye Hospital Society 1993-present

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Our nationally recognized doctors include:

Retina Service

Glaucoma Service

Cornea Service

Oculoplastic Service

Services Provided At:

Each facility includes state-of-the-art equipment including:
  • » Lasers
  • » Ultrasound
  • » Optical Coherence Tomography
  • » Ophthalmic Photography
  • » Fluorescein Angiography