Dr. Jeffrey Liegner, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Liegner, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 59
(44)
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Dr. Jeffrey Liegner, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Sparta, NJ. He is 59 years old and has been practicing for 30 years.

1 Wilson Dr

Sparta, NJ 07871

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • EBS-RMSCO
  • EmblemHealth
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas

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Macular Hole
very high
more than 99% of peers
Macular Edema
very high
more than 99% of peers
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Liegner "Eye Care Northwest is your local vision care provider serving Sparta, NJ and surrounding townships. Our medical director, Jeffrey Liegner, MD and skilled staff strive to give you high quality care in a professional, friendly setting. We are committed to delivering excellent vision. At our state-of-the-art surgery center, privacy and convenience are combined with excellence and professionalism to provide each patient with a stress-free, comfortable procedure in a personalized environment."
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Severe Myopia
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Laser Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • 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

  • Duke University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Liegner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Liegner's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Liegner to family and friends
4.2
based on 44 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (44)

  • 5
    (35)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Liegner's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I chose Eye Care Northwest for my LASIK operation. Dr. Liegner, the LASIK surgeon, and his staff are amazing! Everyone was friendly and willing to answer all my questions. During my pre-op appointments, Dr. Liegner was sure to stop in and chat. He was rather humorous and lowered my stress...more
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Nazareth, PA |
Dr. Liegner is professional and caring. His staff is amazing. Office is well run and extremely efficient and always on time. Results of cataract surgery left me with perfect vision. Couldn't be more pleased.
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Newton, NJ |
Dr. L. is personable and knowledgeable in many areas...but his extremely high opinion of himself results in a lack of attentiveness to patient input. I'd forgotten that was the reason I hadn't seen him in years, and it would have resulted in a catastrophe for me had I proceeded with his very...more
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Dr. Liegner and his staff are exceptional. I had eyelid surgery and was a bit nervous about the recovery. The procedure went well, and I was back to work in 4 days. I did experience significant bruising and some swelling, but absolutely no pain. I followed all of the guidelines about applying...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Liegner accepts 20 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
    Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union WC
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • EBS-RMSCO
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
    GHI PPO
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Direct Access
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MagnaCare
    MagnaCare PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • National Elevator
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty
    United Healthcare

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