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Kremer Doctors Honored as Philadelphia’s Top Doctors

July 2, 2017

The annual list of “Top Docs” in the Greater Philadelphia is in, and once again, we are proud to announce that several of Kremer Eye Center’s very own are among the list of doctors being honored.

To learn more about our award-winning doctors, take a look at the Top Docs at Kremer Eye Center.

Michael A. Aronsky, M.D.

Michael A. Aronsky, M.D., was named one of the area’s Top Docs by Castle Connolly in 2016 and 2017, and Suburban Life Magazine in 2017.

As a board-certified ophthalmologist in the Cherry Hill, Center City, King of Prussia, Horsham, Pottstown and Springfield Kremer Eye Center offices, Dr. Aronsky has helped restore and improve vision for many patients in the region.

Dr. Aronsky specializes in corneal and cataract procedures. He has also performed thousands of refractive surgeries including LASIK and PRK and is a top Visian ICL surgeon in the United States. On top of that, he was the first to perform a number of cutting-edge surgeries in the region, including bladeless LASIK and IntraLase Enabled Keratoplasty.

Carol J. Hoffman, M.D.

Carol J. Hoffman, M.D., was named a Top Doc by Philadelphia Magazine and Suburban Life Magazine for 2017. She was also honored by Castle Connolly in 2016 and 2017.

Dr. Hoffman is a board-certified ophthalmologist and is the Medical Director of Kremer Eye Center in our Cherry Hill and Wilmington offices. Throughout the years, she has performed thousands of LASIK procedures using some of the most advanced tools and technologies in the industry.

George R. Pronesti, M.D.

George R. Pronesti, M.D., is Kremer Eye Center’s National Associate Director in King of Prussia and provides services at our King of Prussia, Pottstown, Horsham, and Springfield offices. He was honored as a 2017 Top Doc by Castle Connolly.

Dr. Pronesti is a board-certified ophthalmologist and Philadelphia-area LASIK and cataract surgeon. He has performed thousands of LASIK procedures and continues to provide the latest and most innovative vision correction treatments by taking part in ongoing FDA protocols.

Jesse Richman, M.D.

Jesse Richman, M.D., is one of Kremer’s board-certified surgeons in our Cherry Hill and Wilmington surgical centers. He specializes in the surgical and medical treatment of glaucoma and cataracts, and is one of South Jersey Magazine’s Reader’s Choice and Top Doc for 2017.

In addition to providing advanced treatments, Dr. Richman has patented a unique diagnostic test to help detect and manage glaucoma called the Spaeth-Richman Contrast Sensitivity Test. He has also designed a single-step toric marker to assist in reducing astigmatism during cataract surgery. Furthermore, Dr. Richman was the first ophthalmologist to implant the iStent Trabecular Micro-Bypass stent in Delaware.

Anthony C. Zacchei, M.D.

Anthony C. Zacchei, M.D., is the Director of Glaucoma for Kremer Eye Center in Center City, Horsham, King of Prussia, Pottstown, and Springfield. For 2016 and 2017, he was named a Top Doc by Castle Connolly and Philadelphia Magazine.

Dr. Zacchei is one of our board-certified ophthalmologists and specializes in LASIK, cataracts, and glaucoma treatments. With more than twenty years of experience, he performs surgeries that help correct astigmatism and presbyopia. He also performs advanced glaucoma and cataract procedures for those across the Delaware Valley.

About Each Award

Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. is dedicated to helping those in the area find the best healthcare services. Their list of Top Docs is updated and published annually online and in an array of printed publications, directories, and affiliate websites.

During an extensive survey process, over 47,000 physicians from across the country are nominated by their peers. From there, the Castle Connolly physician-led research team chooses honorees from the nominations based on their medical education, training, appointments, disciplinary histories, and more.

Philadelphia Magazine’s list of “Top Doctors” is published every year and highlights the region’s best physicians. Licensed MDs and ODs nominate other doctors for consideration on the Castle Connolly website. The doctors that appear on the list are chosen by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd.

Physicians are selected based on a number of different criteria including experience, if they are board certified, and where they studied.

Suburban Life and South Jersey Magazine’s Top Docs list is comprised of the area’s best physicians. Both publications work with a global health solutions company called Best Doctors, Inc., and readers of each magazine cast their votes online in a readers’ poll to create a comprehensive list of the best physicians in the region.