Dr. Jerome Jordan is one of the founders of Northeastern Eye Institute. He received his bachelor's degree from the University of Scranton and his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia. He completed his Ophthalmology training at Geisinger Medical Center and then joined his father, Dr. James Jordan, and his brothers, Dr. Arthur and Dr. William Jordan, in practicing Ophthalmology in Scranton.
Dr. Jordan specializes in cataract surgery, performing small incision, no-stitch, no-needle cataract techniques. He has performed over 45,000 cataract operations. Along with his brother, Dr. William, he completed the first intraocular lens implant in Northeastern Pennsylvania. He is certified in the use of all types of implants, including those used for the correction of near and far vision. Dr. Jordan has also received sub-specialty certification in cataract surgery by the American Board of Eye Surgery.
Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology, Dr. Jordan is also a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is a member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the Pennsylvania Academy of Ophthalmology, the Outpatient Ophthalmic Society and the Lackawanna Medical Society, serving as its president in 1985. He is involved with the Commonwealth Medical College, serving as a clinical instructor.
Dr. Jordan has served on the Board of Scranton Preparatory School, including two years as Chairman. He has also served on the Board of the University of Scranton and The Country Club of Scranton. He also served in the Army Reserve with the 300th Field Hospital.
Dr. Jordan is pleased to be joined in practice by his son, Christopher Jordan, M.D., his daughter, Beth Jordan-Flickinger, O.D. and his son-in-law, Brad Flickinger, O.D., F.A.A.O.