Dr. Howard Friedberg, MD

Dr. Howard Friedberg, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(11)
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Dr. Howard Friedberg, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Woodbury, NJ and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Emory University in 1981 and specializes in ophthalmology and cataract surgery.Read his story

661 N Broad St

Woodbury, NJ 08096

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Medicaid
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Top Care Areas

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Senile Cataracts
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chalazion
very high
more than 98% of peers
Cataract
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Friedberg's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Friedberg "Friedberg Eye Associates was founded over 60 years ago and is conveniently located in Woodbury, NJ. Friedberg Eye Associates is staffed by some of the best, most experienced eye doctors in the state of New Jersey and surroundings with many TOP DOC awards. The doctors in this practice strive to provide the highest quality of care for you and your family while in a friendly atmosphere. Friedberg Eye Associates is proud to be amongst the most technologically advanced practices, constantly searching for the best solutions for our patients. Friedberg Eye Associates offers a wide range of ophthalmology and optometry services to patients in southern New Jersey and the Delaware Valley. Some of the services Friedberg Eye Associates offer include but are not limited to: Primary Eye Care Cataract Surgery Prescription glasses and sunglasses Glaucoma diagnosis and treatment Dry Eye diagnosis and treatment Facial Rejuvenation Botox and Fillers Eyelid surgery Pediatric eyecare Contact lenses Diabetic Eye Exams Macular Degeneration Nutritional Support Eye muscle surgery Low Vision Examinations At Friedberg Eye Associates, we listen and understand. As ophthalmology professionals, we care about the complete eye health of all of our patients. We also care that your medical experience with us is comfortable as possible. Whether a routine eye examination for eyeglasses or a complex surgical procedure for cataracts, glaucoma, or eyelid problems, your eyes will receive expert and caring attention from Friedberg Eye Associates. Our practice is equipped with state-of-the-art technology for early diagnosis and treatment of eye disorders. Our staff of medical professionals and technicians, is dedicated to practicing personal medicine, the kind that assures you of personal attention."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Friedberg "Providing exceptional, state-of-the-art eye care in a compassionate setting."
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
75

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Disorders
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Scar
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • 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.

Education

  • Emory University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • Emory University
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Emory University Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Emory University Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Wills Eye Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Friedberg's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Friedberg to family and friends
4.2
based on 11 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Friedberg's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes
Dr. Friedberg Says:

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Patient Comments (3)

Had cataract surgery. Routine. Wrong size lens was put in my eye resulting in double vision in said eye. Have to wear glasses to correct
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Dr. Howard Friedberg, was recommended to me, by my eye doctor, Dr. Kitagawa, my eye doctor told me, Dr Friedberg, was where he took his own Father. Dr. Friedberg, seems to be able to handled cases that not all eye doctors can. My entire family, including myself, went to Dr. Friedberg, when we...more
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with 28 years of experience, i have found Dr. Friedberg very caring. Trust in his gifted craft is most needed when patients are having something as vital as one's vision. i, too appreciated his call back after removal of two cataracts. Dr. Friedberg is 5 star. KOH He was most gracious with...more
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