Rachel M. Niknam, M.D.
Dr. Rachel Niknam a 1997 graduate of Yeshiva University earned her medical degree from Jefferson Medical College in 2002. After serving her transitional year at Albert Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia, Dr. Niknam completed her ophthalmology training at Drexel University - Hahnemann University Hospital in 2006. Dr. Niknam then went on to do a glaucoma fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania-Scheie Eye Institute and joined our practice upon graduation. Dr. Niknam will be practicing comprehensive ophthalmology, with her special area of interest being glaucoma, cataract and diabetic eye care. She is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Glaucoma Society and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. She is board certified in Ophthalmology, and is a member of the staff at Wills Eye Hospital.