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Tennis star/surgeon: Janine Tabas, MD!

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October 25, 2016

Congratulations to our very own Dr Janine Tabas and her team for winning 4th place in the USTA League National Championships!  Not only is she an incredibly talented surgeon, doctor, mother, teacher, but she is a tennis star, too!!!!  4th in the nation!  

Meet Waffles!

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January 8, 2016

Dogs can offer therapeutic value to people suffering from illness, anxiety, and many other conditions. Therapy dogs are trained to provide comfort and affection to those in need of it. We would like to introduce you to Waffles. Waffles is a trained therapy dog who has helped countless people cope with suffering. He makes rounds...  read more

Leaking the news about our flood!

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February 21, 2015

On Tuesday February 17, 2015 our Bala Cynwyd office suffered flood damage. The pipes in the building burst and water flooded the office from above. Fortunately, while it was midday, all patients and staff were able to safely exit the building so the fire department could assess the damage. We have phenomenal crews working tirelessly...  read more

Meet Tobias...

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January 5, 2015

A caring patient of ours is a dedicated volunteer for the Philadelphia Rat Rescue...yes Rat Rescue! This is a very interesting group of good-hearted volunteers who care for domestic rats that have lost their homes, been abused, or are ill. Maria McAllister came to our practice after being diagnosed with very significant cataracts. She was...  read more

Holiday Shopping Tips

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December 13, 2014

As you hit the shops for those perfect holiday gifts for the kids, we urge you to avoid the common toys that cause serious eye injuries. Exercise caution when considering toys that shoot projectiles or contain laser devices. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission reported 265,000 toy-related injuries that were treated in emergency rooms in...  read more

100th Birthday!

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August 9, 2014

This summer, Dr. Michael Kay celebrated the 100th birthday of longtime patient Louise Marhara at the Japenese Teahouse in Fairmont Park.

Cataract Surgery at Wills Eye Hospital

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July 7, 2014

Did you know that........... Kay, Tabas, & Niknam Ophthalmology performs more cataract surgery at Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia than any other practice!  

Filipino Eye Screening

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May 19, 2014

Dr. Janine Tabas and staff Barbara McGough, Derrick Sterling, and Rosell Dixon took "Wills on Wheels" on the road to the St. Augustine Church in Center City.  There they performed a screening of eye disease for over 50 members of the Filipino community and their neighbors.  The event was a great success, and we hope...  read more

Saturday Hours!

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March 22, 2014

For your convenience, our next Saturday hours will be April 19 and May 17th at the Bala Cynwyd office. Call 610-667-6760 to schedule.

Welcome to our new website!

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October 21, 2013

Our practice is proud to introduce a dynamic and user-friendly website, providing information about our doctors, the procedures we perform, and answers to questions you may have about them.  Please take time to browse through the website and let us know what you think the next time you come in.  We'll be updating our blog...  read more

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Upload: October 23, 2013As an aspiring golf professional, I had an increasing difficult time wearing contact lenses on the course-especially if it was a little windy or raining. LASIK surgery has made my vision so ...
Golf Professional, Philadelphia Cricket Club LASIK Patient Kevin Duffy
Upload: October 23, 2013As a very nearsighted professional basketball player with difficult travel schedules, it was becoming increasingly difficult to wear contact lenses. Having laser eye surgery has made my life so much easier and ...
Center for Philadelphia 76ers & Denver Nuggets LASIK Patient Steven Hunter
Upload: October 23, 2013No one believes that we bought two new TV's that we returned because the color seemed so off. My husband and I had cataract surgery the same day, and the colors on ...
Cataract Patient Jane Gallo
Upload: October 23, 2013Dr. Kay takes care of many people from the Phillies organization. When I was having trouble seeing, Dr. Kay took care of me and restored my eye sight. I can see so ...
Philadelphia Phillies Manager Charlie Manuel
Upload: October 23, 2013After LASIK surgery my work, family fun, and sporting activities were a pleasure. No more dry and burning eyes caused by contact lenses. Images are clearer and sharper now. My basketball shooting ...
Cataract Care Service at Wills Eye Hospital LASIK Patient Joe Calise
Upload: October 23, 2013I knew I was being deployed to Iraq. The thought of wearing my contact lenses or thick near sighted glasses made me very nervous because conditions in Iraq can be very brutal. ...
Sargent First Class LASIK Patient Heather Dempsey
Upload: October 23, 2013One of the greatest moments in... life. I want you to know that not a day has passed since my operation that I haven't thought of Dr. Kay and Tabas. It is ...
Concierge Rittenhouse Hotel LASIK Patient
Upload: October 23, 2013I can't believe how much LASIK surgery has changed my life. Swimming and exercising has been great, but what I'm really looking forward to is walking down the aisle at my upcoming ...
School Teacher LASIK Patient Jill Donnelly
Upload: October 23, 2013I feel like a miracle patient and you are miracle doctors. I'm so happy I feel like tap dancing!...
Cataract Patient Byron Fink
Upload: October 23, 2013Now that I've had LASIK I really look forward to going to the beach this summer without glasses or contacts! I work with a lot of eye doctors & I chose Drs. ...
Wills Eye Hospital Operating Room Assistant LASIK Patient Stephanie Sacro
Upload: October 23, 2013Thank you so much for performing cataract surgery on me. I am absolutely delighted with the results. It is a pleasure not to wear glasses anymore, and I cannot believe how bright ...
Cataract Patient Nancy Brophy
Upload: October 23, 2013I can't believe how well I can see. All the office staff were courteous, efficient and polite. I will be telling my friends about Dr. Niknam and the office staff....
Cataract Patient of Dr. Niknam Nathaniel Murrey
Upload: October 23, 2013We have had a wonderful vision experience since our cataract surgery with Dr. Tabas. We highly recommend Dr. Tabas for eye surgery....
Husband and wife cataract patients Frank and Helen Molettieri
Upload: October 23, 2013Thank you again for EVERYTHING!! Having the LASIK was one of the best decisions of my life and I owe it all to you, Derrick and your staff!! I'm telling everyone how ...
Accounts Payable Manager LASIK Patient Rose
Upload: October 23, 2013I can't stop smiling, I haven't seen so well since I was 5 years old. This is the best Christmas Gift ever. I am recommending Dr. Niknam to my family and friends....
Cataract Patient of Dr. Niknam Cynthia Jackson

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