Dr. Michael Aron Farbowitz , MD

Ophthalmology

(973) 379-2545

Short Hills Ophthalmology
551 Millburn Ave
Short Hills, NJ 07078

Overview

Michael Farbowitz, MD is one of the only fellowship-trained refractive surgeons in the area, having performed a specialized fellowship in laser vision correction and advanced cataract surgery techniques at the prestigious Jules Stein Eye Institute at UCLA. He has been performing laser vision correction since 1998, and achieves the best possible results performing bladeless surgery using wavefront technology. He also performs the most advanced small incision no-stitch cataract surgery, obtaining the best possible visual results when using the latest laser and lens implant technology. As a Board Certified Comprehensive Ophthalmologist, Dr. Farbowitz cares for most eye disorders in patients of all ages. He provides comprehensive adult and pediatric eye care, including in-office laser procedures for diabetes and glaucoma. Dr. Farbowitz has published extensively, co-authored a textbook on ophthalmic surgery, and presented his research at national meetings. He is a member of numerous local and national societies, and has been named one of America's top ophthalmologists. Short Hills Ophthalmology, founded in 1948, is the oldest and largest eye care group in the area. The practice has a fill service optical dispensary on premises and stocks the latest in contact lenses.

Gender: N/A

Years in Practice: 26 Years

Languages Spoken: French and English

Education & Training

Medical School: New York University School Of Medicine

Graduation Date: in 1994

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Overlook Medical Center
  • Saint Barnabas Medical Center

Specialties: Ophthalmology

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Amerihealth Local Value Network - EPO - PPO MRF
  • Amerihealth Local Value Network EPO POS + PPO
  • Amerihealth Local Value Network HMO HMO + POS
  • Amerihealth Regional Pref Ntwk EPO POS + PPO
  • Amerihealth Regional Pref Ntwk HMO HMO + POS
  • Amerihealth Regional Preferred Network HMO, HMO+, POS, POS+ MRF
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Emblem HIP Select PPO
  • Empire PPO
  • Empire Prism EPO Blue Priority
  • Highmark Community Blue PPO
  • Horizon Advantage EPO
  • Horizon BCBS OMNIA - TIER1
  • Horizon Direct Access
  • Horizon HMO
  • Horizon OMNIA
  • Horizon POS
  • Horizon PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Health Garden State
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Metro
  • PHCS PPO
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Dr. Farbowitz's Office Information

Fax: (973) 337-9131
Website: shorthillseye.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: No

Office Hours:

Mon9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

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