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Chad D. Hummel, MD – Cataract Specialist

Chad Hummel, MD OphthalmologistChad D. Hummel, M.D. is a board-certified ophthalmologist specializing in cataract and refractive surgery, including the light adjustable lens procedure. Dr. Hummel received his bachelor’s degree in Liberal Studies (Medical Scholars Program) from the University of Delaware. He received his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia. Dr. Hummel completed his residency training in ophthalmology at the University of Florida ‐ Jacksonville. Dr. Hummel trained under Dr. Robert Weinstock and Dr. Neel Desai as their first Cornea, Cataract, and Refractive Surgery fellow.

Dr. Hummel is a member of several professional societies including the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.

Joined the Practice: 2022

Place of Birth: Philadelphia, PA

Undergraduate: University of Delaware, Newark

Medical School: Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA

Internship: Christiana Care Health System, Newark, DE

Residency: University of Florida, Jacksonville

Fellowship: The Eye Institute of West Florida, Largo

Board Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology

Specialty: Refractive Cataract & LASIK Surgery

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