New Jersey Eye Center Celebrates 37th Year of Excellent Outpatient Cataract Surgery
By: New Jersey Eye Center
Dr. Joseph Dello Russo, an Alpine resident, was the first doctor in the Northeast (1978) to offer cataract surgery in a fully equipped private surgical center rather than a hospital. Since then, outpatient ambulatory surgery centers became the standard of care.
New Jersey Eye Center is accredited by AAAHC (Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care) and has a philosophy of patient focused care in a quality and safety oriented environment. The center performs state of the art, refractive cataract surgery, which often eliminates the use of glasses in a 10-minute procedure.
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About New Jersey Eye Center Founded in about 1972 by Dr. Joseph Dello Russo, the New Jersey Eye Center has grown to become a multi-disciplinary practice. Today it boasts a full ophthalmic staff that includes optometrists for routine eye care, a specialist in glaucoma and a retina specialist with a concentration in the area of diabetic eye problems and macular degeneration. Its on-site full surgical suite is staffed by cataract surgeons, operating room RNs and board certified anesthesiologists who perform cataract surgeries as well as routine ophthalmic procedures. An optical shop with a fashionable selection of prescription eyeglasses, sunglasses and contact lenses is available at the ground floor. New Jersey Eye Center participates with Medicare and all major insurances and vision plans. For the benefit of patients without insurance we provide interest free patient financing.
New Jersey Eye Center, within the Dello Russo Building, is located at 1 N. Washington Ave. in Bergenfield. For more information, call 201-384-7333. www.njeyecenter.com