Alice Williams MD Ophthalmologist Cataract Surgeon & Glaucoma Specialist

Alice Williams, M.D.

Cataract Surgeon & Glaucoma Specialist

Alice L. Williams, M.D. is an Ophthalmologist, Cataract Surgeon & Glaucoma Specialist at Eye Associates & SurgiCenter serving the medical, laser & surgery eyecare needs of patients throughout southern NJ and greater Philadelphia, PA. Dr. Williams earned her medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine in Philadelphia, PA and completed a residency in Ophthalmology & fellowship in Glaucoma at Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia. Dr. Williams has continued her dedication to education an Attending Eye Surgeon at Wills Eye Hospital where she mentors young eye surgeons in cataract surgery and advanced techniques of glaucoma surgery and patient care.
Clinical Interests & Specialties
  • Cataract Surgery & Lens Implants with advanced technology IOLs to correct astigmatism and presbyopia to help patients reduce dependence on eyeglasses, bifocal or readers after cataract surgery.
  • Dropless IV Free Cataract Surgery to help patients have a comfortable and convenient experience and quick recovery after cataract surgery.
  • Minimally Invasive Glaucoma Surgery (MIGS) to help glaucoma patients preserve vision and reduce their need for the inconvenience of daily multiple use eye drops.
Professional Memberships

Dr. Williams is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology (ABO), is a member of the American Glaucoma Society (AGS), a Contributing Author of the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) Ophthalmology, Survey of Ophthalmology and the Journal of Glaucoma, among others and is an editor for the Glaucoma Section in the Seventh Edition of the Wills Eye Manual.

Where Were You Born & Raised?
I was born in Chicago, Illinois and raised in Indian Harbour Beach, Florida.
What is Your Favorite Part About Being an Ophthalmologist?
The field of ophthalmology is always moving forward. This is especially true for the subspecialty of glaucoma, where recent advances have given us more treatment options than ever. I value establishing personal relationships with my patients, so that together we can choose an individualized treatment plan that will help them achieve their best vision. 
What is Your Favorite Thing to Do Outside of Work?
I love spending time with my family and especially my son and daughter. We like to stay active by hiking, biking, and playing tennis.