Our Doctors Bios Anthony C. Zacchei, M.D.
Anthony Zacchei, M.D. is a board-certified ophthalmologist, specializing in cataracts, glaucoma and LASIK surgery.
Dr. Zacchei was accepted to medical school while in high school and completed an accelerated six-year program with Penn State University and Jefferson Medical College. Dr. Zacchei trained at both Emory University in Atlanta and the world-renowned Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Miami. He received the Resident Research Award and has presented his ophthalmology research in the United States and Europe. He has served as Director of Glaucoma and Cataracts for the Moore Eye Institute affiliated with Brandywine Hospital and the Crozer-Keystone system, and currently he serves as the Director of Glaucoma for Kremer Eye Center.
Over the past 23 years, Dr. Zacchei has performed over 35,000 cataract surgeries with exceptional success. He performs the most advanced cataract and glaucoma surgeries, including SLT, ECP, trabeculectomies and shunts. Dr. Zacchei has extensive experience with premium implants to correct astigmatism and presbyopia to minimize a patient’s need for glasses. His educational honors and awards include graduating Magna Cum Laude from Jefferson Medical College and selection into the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. He is also an Eagle Scout!
Dr. Zacchei has authored numerous publications and has lectured nationally and internationally. He teaches students and residents at numerous local schools. Dr. Zacchei is a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.