Dr. Calder is a board-certified ophthalmologist who joined Berks Eye Physicians & Surgeons in October 1993. Born in Reading and raised in Central Pennsylvania, Dr. Calder attended Penn State, where he graduated Summa Cum Laude. Upon receiving his medical degree from Pennsylvania State College of Medicine at the Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Dr. Calder completed his residency at the University of Rochester Medical Center, New York.
In addition to receiving Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha Omega Alpha (National Medical Honor Society) and other academic honors, Dr. Calder is a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and a member of the American Medical Association, the Berks County Medical Society, and the Pennsylvania Medical Society. He was selected as an Outstanding Young American in 1998.
Prior to joining Berks Eye Physicians & Surgeons, Dr. Calder served in the United States Navy and was awarded the Navy Achievement Medal for intern of the year. He served as the Attending Ophthalmologist at the Great Lakes Naval Hospital, in Great Lakes, Illinois. He is currently on staff at the Reading Hospital and Medical Center, and the Berkshire Eye Surgery Center. Dr. Calder is certified in the advanced “no-stitch, no-patch” cataract surgery, dry eye treatment and medical glaucoma management.
Dr. Calder, his wife Sharon (a nurse practitioner in Wyomissing) and their son Nate all enjoy traveling. They reside in Mohnton with their dog, Sasha. Ask Dr. Calder about his toy collection!