Pennsylvania Academy of Ophthalmology   Pennsylvania's Eye Physicians and Surgeons



PAO Presidents

Pennsylvania Academy of Ophthalmology 
(1990 – Present)

  • 2019 - present David I. Silbert, M.D.
  • 2017 - 2019 Robert L. Bergren, M.D.
  • 2015 - 2017 Joanna M. Fisher, M.D.
  • 2013 - 2015 Drew J. Stoken, M.D.
  • 2011 - 2013 Roger P. Zelt, M.D.
  • 2009 - 2011 Kenneth P. Cheng, M.D.
  • 2007 - 2009 David S.C. Pao, M.D.
  • 2005 - 2007 Mark C. Maria, M.D.
  • 2003 - 2005 Michael J. Azar, M.D.
  • 2001 - 2003 John C. Maher, M.D.
  • 2000 - 2001 F. Jane Barton, M.D.
  • 1998 - 2000 Gary C. Brown, M.D.
  • 1996 -1998 Albert W. Biglan, M.D.
  • 1994 -1996 Mark H. Blecher, M.D.
  • 1993 -1994 John Kennerdell, M.D.
  • 1992 -1993 Joseph W. Sassani, M.D.
  • 1991 -1992 Robert D. Reinecki, M.D.
  • 1990 -1991 Winston M. Bryant, Jr., M.D.





Pennsylvania Academy of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology 
(1943 – 1990)


  • 1989 Helen F. Krause, M.D.
  • 1988 Dorothy C. Scott, M.D.
  • 1987 Webb Hersperger, M.D.
  • 1986 Edward A. Jaeger, M.D.
  • 1985 Donald P. Vrabec, M.D.
  • 1984 James L. Curtis, M.D.
  • 1983 George H. Conner, M.D.
  • 1982 George J. Gerneth, M.D.
  • 1981 Donald B. Kamerer, M.D.
  • 1980 Jerome Dersh, M.D.
  • 1979 Eugene B. Rex, M.D.
  • 1978 William C. Frayer, M.D.
  • 1977 Silvio H. DeBlasio, M.D.
  • 1976 Paul A. Cox, M.D.
  • 1975 Louis E. Silcox, M.D.
  • 1974 Robert D. Mulberger, M.D.
  • 1973 James M. Cole, M.D.
  • 1972 C. William Weisser, M.D.
  • 1971 Joseph P. Atkins, M.D.
  • 1970 Robert J. Beitel, Jr., M.D.
  • 1969 H. Ford Clark, M.D.
  • 1968 Harold G. Scheie, M.D.
  • 1967 John T. Dickinson, M.D.
  • 1966 Benjamin F. Souders, M.D.




  • 1965 Merril B. Hayes, M.D.
  • 1964 Glen G. Gibson, M.D.
  • 1963 Raymond E. Jordan, M.D.
  • 1962 Robert E. Shoemaker, M.D.
  • 1961 Norbert E. Alberstadt, M.D.
  • 1961 Benjamin H. Shuster, M.D.
  • 1960 John Knox Covey, M.D.
  • 1959 Paul C. Craig, M.D.
  • 1958 Murray F. McCaslin, M.D.
  • 1957 J. Floyd Buzzard, M.D.
  • 1956 Chevalier L. Jackson, M.D.
  • 1955 William T. Hunt, Jr., M.D.
  • 1954 James H. Delaney, M.D.
  • 1953 Paul McCloskey, M.D.
  • 1952 Samuel T. Buckman, M.D.
  • 1951 Matthew S. Ersner, M.D.
  • 1950 Jay G. Linn, Sr., M.D.
  • 1949 Daniel S. DeStio, M.D.
  • 1948 James J. Monahan, M.D.
  • 1947 Gilbert L. Daily, M.D.
  • 1946 Thomas F. Furlong, Jr., M.D.
  • 1945 Lewis T. Buckman, M.D.
  • 1944 Lewis T. Buckman, M.D.
  • 1943 James E. Landis, M.D.


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