Dr. Michael Harris, MD
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Ophthalmology | Male

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I treat Patients as family. One note about reviews when i had 12 reviews i was rated 5 stars the 13th review dropped me to 4 stars. I suspect a dishonest review to harm my reputation was posted. Since they are anonymous it's easy to trash a competitor...

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Dr. Michael Harris, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Livingston, NJ. He is 72 years old and has been practicing for 47 years. Dr. Harris is affiliated with Saint Barnabas Medical Center.

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Dr. Harris' Reviews

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Dr. Harris' 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 Reviews (3)
Rochelle Park, NJ |
Friendly staff and doctor. Very complete exam with detailed explanation of findings. You will not regret choosing this physician
in West Orange, NJ |
Excellent clinician. Becomes involved with patient's complete medical history.
in cedar grove, NJ |
He is an outstanding ophthalmologist. I can say that because I have had experience with other opththamolgists
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Dr. Harris' Care Philosophy

I treat Patients as family. One note about reviews when i had 12 reviews i was rated 5 stars the 13th review dropped me to 4 stars. I suspect a dishonest review to harm my reputation was posted. Since they are anonymous it's easy to trash a competitor...

Dr. Harris' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Ophthalmology
  •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • AMERICAN ACADEMY OF OPHTHALMOLOGY HONOR AWARD, 1995
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    • USE OF SILICONE LENSES INCHILDREN
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Board Certifications

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  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Trauma
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Infections
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Presbyopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoschisis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects

Education

  • Medical School
    SUNY Upstate

    Graduated in 1970

  • Internship Hospital
    University Of Miami

    Completed in 1971

  • Residency Hospital
    Einstein/Montefiore Medical Center

    Completed in 1976

  • Undergraduate School
    Rutgers College-Magnum Cum Laude-Phi Beta Kappa

    Graduated in 1966

  • Other Education
    United States Marine Corps-Navy Lt-Medical Corps-Viet Nam

    Completed in 1973

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Procedures Performed

  • 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
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy