Brandywine Eye Center, P.A.


Dr. Sherry was born in St. Louis, Missouri and moved to the Philadelphia suburbs at age 12. 


  1. Graduate, Harriton High School, Rosemont, PA

  2. Undergraduate:  University of Rochester, Rochester, NY    B.A. in Biology cum laude

  3. Medical School:  Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio    Doctor of Medicine

  4. Internship in Internal Medicine:  Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC

  5. Residency in Ophthalmology:  Penn State University (Milton Hershey Medical Center) and Temple University Hospital with additional training at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and the Wills Eye Hospital

  6. Fellowship in Anterior Segment Ophthalmology:  The Medical Center of Delaware.


  1. Christiana Care Health System (Wilmington and Christiana Hospitals):  Associate, Department of Surgery, Division of Ophthalmology

  2. Temple University Hospital Department of Ophthalmology:  Affiliate Physician

  3. Wills Surgicenter Wilmington:  Member, Medical Advisory Board

  4. Glasgow Surgicenter:  Staff Surgeon


  1. Board Certified, American Board of Ophthalmology, 1987

  2. Fellow, American Academy of Ophthalmology

  3. Fellow, American College of Surgeons

  4. Member, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery

  5. Member, International Society of Refractive Surgery

  6. Member, Wilderness Medical Society

  7. Fellowship Candidate, Academy of Wilderness Medicine

  8. Member, Medical Society of Delaware (served on Committee on Ageing, Public Laws Committee, and Ambulatory Surgery Center Committee as well as Delagate for the New Castle County Medical Society and the Delaware Academy of Ophthalmology)

  9. Member and former President, Delaware Academy of Ophthalmology as well as former councilor and current alternate councilor to the American Academy of Ophthalmology

  10. Honor Award, American Academy of Ophthalmology, 2006

  11. Certified User, VISX Excimer Laser


Dr. Sherry’s specialties:

  1. 1.Cataract Surgery

  2. Accommodating and Multifocal Implants

  3. Correction of Astigmatism with Toric Implants and Astigmatic Keratotomy

  1. 2. Corneal and External Diseases

  2. Eyelid Margin Disease

  3. Infectious Diseases

  4. Dry Eye

  5. Keratoconus

  6. Corneal Transplants

  1. 3.Glaucoma Diagnosis and Therapy

  2. Laser Treatment

  1. 4.Refractive Surgery

  2. LASIK

  3. Epi-LASIK

  4. Astigmatic Keratotomy

  1. 5.Medical Eye Consultations

  2. Diabetic Exams

  3. Double Vision

  4. Unexplained Visual Loss

  5. Medication Toxicity

  6. Ocular Complications of Systemic Disease


Richard L. Sherry, M.D., F.A.C.S.

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