Dr. David Medford, MD

Dr. David Medford, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
Dr. David Medford, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Denville, NJ and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School in 1984 and specializes in ophthalmology.

16 Pocono Rd Ste 204

Denville, NJ 07834

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 98% of peers
very high
more than 91% of peers
Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 88% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Medford "Comprehensive EyeCare With A Personalized Touch. We Specialize in LenSx Laser Cataract Surgery, Lasik, Contact Lenses and Refractive Cataract Surgery. Glaucoma and Diabetic EyeCare is emphasized as well."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

66  Conditions Treated

  • Acquired Coloboma
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Scar
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Shingles
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects


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26  Procedures

  • Biopsy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Captique™ Injection
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Collagen Injection
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Hylaform Injection
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Physical Examination
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Lens Exchange
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Steroid Injection
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Cornell University, Arts & Sciences
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Affiliated Eye Residency Of Nj
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • ARC Doctor of the Year Award, 1995
Media & Publications

Dr. Medford has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Medford's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Medford to family and friends
106 total reviews (35 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (106)

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  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Medford's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Medford Says:

A patient s recommendation is the highest compliment. Thank you for your recommendations and for trusting your health and the health of your family or friends to our practice. We are committed to providing the highest quality of care to our patients. Thank you for trusting us to care for you and your family.


Patient Comments (35)

I had an amazing experience with Dr. Medford performing cataract surgery these past two months. It was obviously necessary surgery and the doctor and staff explained the procedure many times to make certain I understood exactly what the procedure would involve. During the entire procedure...more
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Dr. Medford is amazing! I am extremely satisfied with my cataract surgery and new "bionic eyes". His office staff is friendly and professional. Thank you for providing me exceptional care.
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Dr. Medford did one cataract surgery in December 2017 and one in January 2018; the results were great. I see wonderfully without glasses, much better than before. They (Dr. Medford and staff) are particularly strong on communication with the patient, both he and the staff are excellent, thorough...more
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I had cataract surgery in both eyes, a few years apart I had my left eye done because of pressure build up even through the eye is only 40% but I could see clearly in the left eye even if I could not read. I had the second surgery done 1/23/18 The procedures went very well and I have perfect vision...more
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As a 20 year monovision contact lense wearer, I was especially apprehensive about having cataract surgery. Dr. Medford assured, not promised, he could replicate my vision as close as possible. By treating the astigmatism in my reading eye with the Toric momofical lense and both eyes using laser...more
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