Ophthalmologic Surgery

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Ophthalmology is the study of the human eye and the medical and surgical treatment of its related disorders. RWJ ophthalmologists specialize in diseases of the eye and perform ophthalmologic surgery on the eye or parts of the eye to restore, or improve, vision.

What does it mean to be board certified?
Board certification means your physician is dedicated to providing exceptional patient care through a rigorous, voluntary commitment to lifelong learning through board certification by the American Board of Ophthalmology. In addition to completing education, residency and state licensure, your surgeon is committed to continuing education to stay current with the latest advances in medical science and technology.

Conditions We Treat

  • Cataracts
  • Diabetic retinopathy
  • Eyelid disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Macular degeneration
  • Ocular trauma
  • Retinal detachment

 

Commonly Performed Procedures

  • Cataract surgery
  • Eye muscle (strabismus) surgery
  • Glaucoma surgery
  • Corneal transplantation
  • Intraocular lens (IOL) implants