Dr. Marta Ponce Contreras, MD

Dr. Marta Ponce Contreras, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 48
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Dr. Marta Ponce Contreras, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in River Edge, NJ and has been practicing for 13 years. She graduated from Universidad Francisco Marroquin-Facultad De Medicina in 1998 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1060 Main St Ste 301

River Edge, NJ 07661

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • QualCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Ponce Contreras performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
very high
more than 93% of peers
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Ponce Contreras does not have any board certifications listed.

54  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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15  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • 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

  • Universidad Francisco Marroquin-Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Saint Barnabas Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • New York Eye And Ear Infirmary
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Ponce Contreras has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Ponce Contreras has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ponce Contreras' Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ponce Contreras to family and friends
9 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Ponce Contreras' 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 (5)

I had an appointment for my daughter which went very well. When I was making the appointment, the nurse told me that the insurance will not pay for the eye exam and it will cost me $70. I agreed to that. Weeks later, I received a $300 bill. I tried several times to call the office and email...more
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Very professional and thorough appointment, with my presenting with a complicated eye problem. The office milieu is calming and welcoming. Front desk, intake person top notch too.
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Dr. Contreras was very pleasant and very helpful. She provided more than 1 option for treatment, and clearly explained my condition and treatment. Her staff was able to schedule me for a same day appointment.
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She is just AMAZING and CARING Dr.
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Dr, Ponce Contreras is Amazing!. She is the One and only one!! Don't think even one second if you need your eye care...Beautiful office like home, most important thing is you feel like you are in very good hands! and how much you important for them.
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