Scott M. Goldstein, MD is a Board Certified surgeon with specialized training in both ophthalmology and facial cosmetic surgery, especially the eye area. He is also an experienced injector of Botox and facial fillers. He is a fellow of both the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and the American Academy of Ophthalmology as well as a Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology. He served for 5 years on the active teaching service of the University of Pennsylvania’s Scheie Eye Institute and for 15 years on the Oculoplastic Surgery Service at Wills Eye Hospital.
Dr. Goldstein earned his BS in Business from Cornell University in 1992 and his MD degree from Boston University School of Medicine, where he graduated with honors in 1996. He then came to Philadelphia, completing a year of general medical training at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital where he was named Intern of the Year in 1997. That was followed by a three-year residency in ophthalmology at the University of Pennsylvania’s Scheie Eye Institute where he was awarded the top resident teaching award for three consecutive years. He was chosen to serve as chief resident in his final year. In 2002, he completed a two year pediatric and adult ophthalmic plastic reconstructive and aesthetic surgery fellowship based at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Goldstein was then appointed Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of Pennsylvania in 2002 where he served as the director of medical education for the department of ophthalmology and oversaw the Oculoplastic surgery division at the Philadelphia Veterans Hospital.
Since 2003, Dr. Goldstein has mainly devoted his energy and expertise to Tri-County’s own first-rate oculoplastic service, serving patients of all ages! In addition he served as a dedicated teacher of Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery at Penn and Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia for two decades. He has served as the president of the Ophthalmic Club of Philadelphia and was the founding President of Greater Philadelphia Ophthalmic Society. He has served as the President of the University of Pennsylvania Department of Ophthalmology Alumni association since 2009 and the Medical Director of Tricounty Surgery Center since 2012. Dr. Goldstein is an active author in the medical literature and frequently lectures regionally, nationally and internationally in the areas of Oculoplastic and aesthetic surgery. He has served on the executive board of the Pennsylvania Academy of Ophthalmology since 2016 and the executive board of the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery since 2019. He is happily married for over 25 years to his college love and has three wonderful children. In his spare time he plays soccer and hockey, spends time with his family and is an avid NHL hockey fan.