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Gil Binenbaum, MD

Gil Binenbaum, MD Non-Penn Medicine Provider

Associate Professor of Ophthalmology at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Dr. Binenbaum is employed by the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Clinical Specialties

Specialty:

  • Ophthalmology

Programs & Centers:

Board Certification:

  • Ophthalmology, 2007

Clinical Expertise:

  • Amblyopia (Lazy Eye)
  • Double Vision
  • Pediatric Ophthalmology
  • Strabismus (Crossed Eyes)

Practice Locations and Appointments

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPartners Medicare
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Qualcare
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Care
  • Preferred Health Care/LGH
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Superior Vision Benefit Mgmt, Inc (Block Vision)
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan

Education and Training

Medical School: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Residency: Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Residency: Scheie Eye Institute
Fellowship: Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Memberships

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society, National American Academy of Ophthalmology, National American Academy of Pediatrics, National American Association of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, National Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, International Delaware Valley Pediatric Ophthalmology Society, Local Institute for Translational Medicine and Therapeutics, University of Pennsylvania, Local Pediatric Eye Disease Investigator Group, National Ray E. Helfer Society (Child abuse physician honor society), National Research Committee, American Association of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus,, National

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Binenbaum is employed by the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Pennsylvania Hospital: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.

Research

Selected Publications:

Geloneck M, Binenbaum G: "Neonatal Conjunctivitis" in Taylor and Hoyt's Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus : 2016 in press.

Marchese RF, Mistry RD, Binenbaum G, Liu GT, Scarfone RJ, Woodford AL, Chen AE: Identification of Optic Nerve Swelling Using Point-of-Care Ocular Ultrasound in Children Pediatric Emergency Care : 2016 in press.

Forbes BJ, McDonald-McGinn DM, Wootton G, Dawson L, Zackai E, Binenbaum G: Ocular Findings Associated with Chromosome 22q11.2 Duplication Journal of AAPOS : 2016 in press.

Binenbaum G, Chen W, Huang J, Ying GS, Forbes BJ: The Natural History of Retinal Hemorrhage in Pediatric Head Trauma Journal of AAPOS : 2016 in press.

Binenbaum G: Clinicians’ Corner Questions for Focal Points title: "Ocular Manifestations of Child Abuse” Focal Points : 2016 in press.

Tomlinson L, Binenbaum G, for the G-ROP Study Group: Design of the Postnatal Growth and Retinopathy of Prematurity (G-ROP) Study 2016 Annual Meeting of the AAPOS, Vancouver, Canada : 2016.

Kiskis E, Billinghurst L, Ichord R, Jastrzab L, Binenbaum G: Visual outcomes following perinatal ischemic stroke 2016 Annual Meeting of the AAPOS, Vancouver, Canada : 2016.

Dawson L, de Alba Campomanes A, Zupancic J, Binenbaum G: Time and Motion Study for Retinopathy of Prematurity Examinations 2016 Annual Meeting of the AAPOS, Vancouver, Canada : 2016.

Revere KE, Katowitz WR, Li J, Katowitz JA, Binenbaum G: Simultaneous versus sequential ptosis and strabismus surgery in children 2016 Annual Meeting of the AAPOS, Vancouver, Canada : 2016.

Binenbaum G, Ying GS, for the G-ROP Study Group: Validation Study of the CHOP ROP Postnatal Weight Gain Model 2016 Annual Meeting of the AAPOS, Vancouver, Canada : 2016.

Academic Contact Info

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Division of Ophthalmology, 9 MAIN
34th St and Civic Center Blvd

Philadelphia, PA 19104
Patient appointments: 800-789-PENN (7366)