Winter 2010  
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Kay Tabas & Niknam Ophthalmology Associates in the Community

Continuing Educational Seminar

The doctors of Kay, Tabas, & Niknam Ophthalmology Associates hosted a continuing education seminar for Optometrists at the Hilton City Ave Hotel on October 24, 2010. The program was attending by over 60 eyecare professionals. The lectures included topics such as advances in macula degeneration, individualizing glaucoma treatment, surgical complications associated with Flomax use, eyelid tumors, and an update on premium intraocular lenses for the reduction of astigmatism and dependence on eyeglasses after cataract surgery. A highlight of the program was the showing of 3-D surgical videos, the first presentation of its kind in the Philadelphia area.

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Give Kids Sight Day

Dr. Janine Tabas and her daughter Stephanie volunteered at the Wills Eye Hospital 2nd annual "Give Kids Sight Day" on Saturday October 30, 2010. This year 1,400 children received free eye exams, and 1,190 pairs of glasses.


Dr. Michael Kay discusses Modern Cataract Surgery at the Rotary Club of Philadelphia

Dr. Michael Kay lectured to a capacity crowd at the Rotary Club of Philadelphia in November. His topic was Modern Cataract Surgery, and it was well received by the group.



Dr. Niknam speaks at the CARE'S Conference.

On Sat. Oct 23, 2010 Dr. Rachel Niknam was an invited speaker at the Glaucoma Service Foundation's annual CARE'S conference held in Philadelphia at Wills Eye Institute. Her lecture was titled "What Eye Pressure is Safe for Me?" and was very informative.




Watch Lasik surgery

Watch Surgical Videos Online including an actual lasik refractive surgery performed by Dr. Michael Kay. For information on these surgical videos visit or click on the link below. 

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Saturday Hours available for added convenience!

  • Jan 15, 2011
  • Feb 19, 2011
  • March 19, 2011
  • April 16, 2011

These preferred appointments book quickly so please call to schedule your appointment soon.


Featured Employee

Hakim Ferradji

Born and raised in Algeria, Dr. Hakim Ferradji came to the US ten years ago in order to provide more opportunities for his children. He is a highly skilled and experienced ophthalmologist and a valued addition to our practice.

Dr. Ferradji completed his medical degree and training in Ophthalmology in Algeria, where he practiced medical and surgical ophthalmology for several years before coming to the US. He has over 15 years of practice experience, and assists with comprehensive care to patients of all ages within our practice. Dr. Ferradji is thankful for the opportunity provided to him by Drs. Kay, Tabas and Niknam to work in such an advanced facility.

Thank you for choosing Kay & Tabas Ophthalmology as your eye care providers.