Meet Dr. Wahl


The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, B.A. Natural Science, 1985

Hahnemann Univ. School of Medicine, M.D., Philadelphia, PA
Medical Doctor, 1989

Crozer-Chester Medical Ctr., Upland, Chester, PA
Internship, General Medicine, 1989-1990

Krieger Eye Institute-Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, MD
Residency in Ophthalmology, 1990-1993

Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Fellowship in Glaucoma, 1993-1994

Fellow-American Academy of Ophthalmology

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society

“Retinal Detachment in Pigment Dispersion Syndrome & Pigmentary Glaucoma”
“The Prevalence of Pseudoexfoliation in a Russian Immigrant Population”
“Changes in Anterior Chamber Angle Configuration Over Time in Pigment Dispersion Syndrome and Pigmentary Glaucoma”

Dr. Wahl focuses his interests on secondary glaucomas including pigment dispersion syndrome and pseudoexfoliative glaucoma. He has been involved in studies seeking new glaucoma medications.

Born and raised in Wilmington, Delaware, he moved to Sarasota, Florida in 1994 after joining Dr. Hurvitz’s practice. Dr. Wahl’s outside interests include horses, golf, and travel. His sub-specialty in glaucoma coincides with Dr. Hurvitz. Both doctors are dedicated to “Ending Blindness from Glaucoma.”

Stephen M. Wahl, MD

SpecialtyGlaucoma Surgery, Cataract and Intraocular Lens Implants
CertificationAmerican Board of Ophthalmology


-Fellow-American Academy of Ophthalmology
-Spaeth Glaucoma Fellows Society
-Sarasota County Medical Association