Dr. Anthony Mannarino is the founder of Century Eye Care. He has 25 years experience in ophthalmic surgery and has performed over 15,000 microsurgical procedures and many thousands of laser eye procedures. Dr. Mannarino earned his medical degree from Georgetown University in 1982 after graduating Magna Cum Laude with a BS in Biology from Manhattan College. He completed his residency at George Washington University, where he was Chief Resident.
Dr. Mannarino is a Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology and the National Board of Medical Examiners. He was an Adjunct Professor of Clinical Medicine at Kings College in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania and an Adjunct Clinical Professor in the Department of Ophthalmology at Temple University School of Medicine. Dr. Mannarino presently serves as a Clinical Ophthalmology Preceptor for the Aria Family Practice Program as well as Clinical Instructor for the School of Optometry at Salus University.
He served as Chief of the Division of Ophthalmology for Lower Bucks Hospital for 14 years and presently is an attending surgeon at the Saint Mary Medical Center.
His area of special interest is cataract surgery. He was one of the first to use folding devices to insert intraocular lenses and in 1997 was chosen as one of the forty ophthalmologists in the United States to initially implant multifocal/bifocal style implants. While others point to their surgical capabilities, Dr. Mannarino in fact has the lowest documented complication rate of any cataract surgeon in the region and amongst the lowest in the country.
Jayrag Patel, M.D. received his medical degree from the University College London Medical School, London, U.K. with additional training at the prestigious Moorfields Eye Hospital in London. After a residency in ophthalmology at Drexel-Hahnemann University Hospital where he served as Chief Resident, he completed a Cornea and Refractive fellowship at the world renowned New York Eye & Ear Infirmary in Manhattan.
He is a member of the Cornea Service, operating and teaching at Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia.
In addition to Corneal Transplantation, DSEK(Descemet Stripping Endothelial Keratoplasty) and Laser Vision Correction (LASIK and PRK), Dr. Patel's special interests include the use of premium multifocal intraocular lenses for cataract surgery and correcting problems resulting from cataract surgery.
In addition to being Board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology, Dr. Patel is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, The Cornea Society, and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons.
Dr. Keenan earned his medical degree from the Georgetown University School of Medicine in 1983 after earning a B.S. in Biology from Villanova University. Upon completion of his internship at the Wilmington Medical Center in Delaware, he served in the United States Navy Medical Corps/United States Marine Corps for three years, followed by practicing as a member of Emergency Medical Associates at Taylor Hospital/Crozer-Chester Medical Center for two years. Dr. Keenan subsequently completed his ophthalmology residency at The New York Hospital/Cornell Medical Center and a fellowship in corneal/external disease with University Ophthalmic Consultants of Washington in Washington, D.C.
Dr. Keenan is a Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology.
Dr. Mark Montag earned his medical degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine in 1995, where he was a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. He received his B.S. in Neuroscience at the University of Pittsburgh, Magna Cum Laude. Dr. Montag completed his Ophthalmology residency at the University of Florida, followed by a Retina-Vitreous Fellowship at the University of Nebraska Medical Center.
Dr. Montag is board certified by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and specializes in vitreoretinal surgery.
Dr. Fudemberg is a member of the Anna and William Goldberg Glaucoma Service and Research Center at the Wills Eye Hospital. He is also an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at Jefferson Medical College and a partner at Spaeth, Katz, Myers, Fudemberg, and Mantravadi, PC.
He graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Pennsylvania with a bachelor’s degree in History and Sociology of Medicine. Then, he attended St. Louis University School of Medicine where he graduated with distinction in research. He interned at the St. Louis University Group of Hospitals and was an ophthalmology resident at the University of Kansas. He served as co-chief resident and was given the Alan W. Riley Award as resident of the year. Upon completing residency, Dr. Fudemberg came to Wills Eye for a fellowship in Glaucoma after which he stayed to join the faculty.
He enjoys spending his free time with his wife Cara, three-year old son Jack, and Labrador retriever, Boston.
Dr. Mantravadi is an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at Jefferson Medical College and a member of the Glaucoma Service at Wills Eye Institute. Dr. Mantravadi received his medical degree from the Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis. He subsequently completed his internship in Internal Medicine at the University of Illinois at Chicago, followed by his Ophthalmology residency at the Eye Institute at the Medical College of Wisconsin where he also served as Chief resident. He then completed a Clinical Fellowship in Glaucoma at Wills Eye Hospital.
Before returning to the Glaucoma Service at Wills Eye Hospital, Dr. Mantravadi was an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and the Director of the Glaucoma Service at Loyola University Chicago. Dr. Mantravadi has published a number of peer reviewed articles, and book chapters, and has an active interest in clinical research as well as resident and fellow education.
Dr. Britt J. Parvus, a board certified ophthalmologist who specializes in managing diseases of the retina, completed her undergraduate studies at Penn State University, where she graduated summa cum laude. She then earned her medical degree from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, where she also completed her residency in ophthalmology and was appointed chief resident. Dr. Parvus was then honored with an ocular oncology fellowship and selected among her peers to serve as chief fellow at Wills Eye Hospital. She then completed a second fellowship in medical retina at Sinclair Retina Associates, P.C.
Her clinical interests include macular degeneration, ocular tumors, and vascular conditions of the retina including diabetic retinopathy. She deeply values the relationships she builds with her patients and is passionate about restoring and maintaining their precious vision.
Dr. Parvus maintains memberships in both regional and national medical societies including the Wills Eye Hospital Society, the American Society of Retina Specialists, the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Osteopathic College of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology, and the American Osteopathic Association.
Recognized for her medical and humanitarian efforts, Dr. Parvus volunteers at Haiti Clinic, Inc., a free clinic that provides access to medications and physicians as well as basic necessities such as clean water, adequate nutrition, education, and sanitation. She has been instrumental in the development of health services to the population that Haiti Clinic serves.
Outside of work, Dr. Parvus enjoys practicing yoga and other exercise adventures as well as spending time with family and friends. She recently returned to the Philadelphia area, not just to be closer to her beloved Phillies, but to be closer to her Philadelphia-born fiancé.
Dr. Zalipsky earned his Doctor of Optometry degree from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry in 1997. He completed specialized optometric internships at multiple practices in Pennsylvania and Maryland for two years, then completed an optometric residency at The Eye Institute of the Pennsylvania College of Optometry. He has been named to the Top 100 Optometrists in America. Dr. Zalipsky has managed all aspects of comprehensive eye disease, including glaucoma and retinal examinations, and has participated in the management of thousands of pre- and post-operative surgical patients.
At Century Eye Care, he is an integral part of patient care, both independently and in team management with the ophthalmologists.