Our Doctors

Irving M. Raber, M.D.
Cornea Specialist

Current Appointments

  • Associate Surgeon
    Wills Eye Hospital

    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Associate
    Lankenau Hospital

    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery
    Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Medical Associate
    Garden State Medical Center

    Marlton, New Jersey
  • Attending Surgeon
    Graduate Hospital

    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Associate Staff
    West Jersey Health System
  • Clinical Associate Professor of Ophthalmology
    Allegheny University of the Health Sciences

    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Active Staff
    Riddle Memorial Hospital

    Media, Pennsylvania

Postdoctoral Education and Appointments

Cornea and External Disease Fellowship   Wills Eye Hospital
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Ophthalmology Residency   University of Toronto
Toronto, Ontario
Internal Medicine Residency   Winnipeg Health Sciences Center
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Rotating Internship   Toronto General Hospital
Toronto, Ontario

Predoctoral Education

Medical School   M.D., BS.c. (Med)
University of Manitoba Medical School
Winnipeg, Manitoba
College   University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, Manitoba


  • Diplomat of the American Board of Ophthalmology, 1979
  • Diploma in Ophthalmic Sciences, University of Toronto, 1978
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons (Canada), 1978

Honors and Awards

  • W. Woywitka Award, University of Toronto, 1978
  • Fellowship Award in Corneal and External Disease, Wills Eye Hospital, 1978
  • E. A. Baker Foundation for the Prevention of Blindness, Canadian Institute for the Blind

Professional Society Associations

National and International:

  • American Physicians Fellowship
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada
  • Contact Lens Association of Ophthalmologists
  • Kerato-Refractive Society
  • Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
  • Research to Prevent Blindness
  • Eye Bank Association of America
  • American Medical Association
  • International Society of Refractive Keratoplasty
  • The Castroviejo Society
  • David Paton Society
  • Pediatric Keratoplasty Association
  • Ocular Microbiology and Immunology Group
  • Pennsylvania Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology


  • Eye Foundation of Delaware Valley - Board
  • Member of Medical Advisory Committee
  • Philadelphia County Medical Society
  • College of Physicians of Philadelphia
  • Ophthalmic Club of Philadelphia
  • Pennsylvania Academy of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology
  • Inter-County Ophthalmological Society
  • President, Ophthalmic Club of Philadelphia, 1991-2

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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