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Jurij R. Bilyk, M.D.

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Dr. Jurij R. Bilyk, M.D.
Jurij R. Bilyk, M.D.

About Dr. Jurij R. Bilyk

As an independent physician from Wills Eye Institute, Dr. Jurij R. Bilyk specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of eyelid, tear duct, and orbital problems at Eye Care of Delaware, LLC.

Dr. Jurij R. Bilyk is an attending surgeon on the Oculoplastic and Orbital Surgery Service at Wills Eye Institute and an associate professor of ophthalmology at Thomas Jefferson University. He graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in chemistry with honors from the University of Pennsylvania and obtained his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College. Dr. Bilyk completed an internship in internal medicine at Jefferson University Hospital and his residency in ophthalmology at Wills Eye Hospital. His oculoplastic and orbital surgery fellowship training was completed at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary (MEEI) of Harvard Medical School with Dr. John Shore.

Upon completing his fellowship, Dr. Bilyk joined the faculty at MEEI in 1993. In 1994, he returned to the Wills Eye Institute, where he has a special interest in orbital disease and trauma, and works closely with the Departments of Otolaryngology, Oral Maxillofacial Surgery, and Neurosurgery at Jefferson University Hospital. Dr. Bilyk is a member of the Orbit Society as well as a fellow of the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS). He has served as the chairman of the ASOPRS thesis committee and has won awards for his teaching excellence. He has published over 60 papers in peer-reviewed literature as well as numerous book chapters, and is a frequently invited speaker at local, national, and international conferences. He continues to teach and supervise the residents at the Wills Eye Institute.

Board Certified: 
American Board of Ophthalmology

Medical Degree: 
Jefferson Medical College

Internship: 
Jefferson University Hospital

Residency: 
Wills Eye Hospital

Fellowship: 
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Institute, Harvard Medical School

Membership: 
Orbit Society, American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, American Academy of Ophthalmology