Dr. Dickman graduated from Brown University with a degree in biology, and later received his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University. He completed his internship at the Albert Einstein Medical Center. Dr. Dickman completed his ophthalmology residency at Drexel University, where he served as Chief Resident. He has participated in scientific and clinical research since college, including at the Lankenau Medical Research Center, Jefferson Center for Neuroscience, and Wills Eye Hospital.
Dr. Dickman is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and is a member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery and the American Academy of Ophthalmology. In addition to his duties at local hospitals, he has served as Chief of Eye Care Services for Community Health Care, providing free care for the underserved of New Jersey.
Dr. Dickman has three children: twin girls, Ella Katherine and Leila Rose, and a boy, Nathaniel Solomon.