Dr. Taj Khan, DO

Dr. Taj Khan, DO

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 48
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Dr. Taj Khan, DO is an ophthalmology specialist in Union, NJ and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine, New York Institute Of Technology in 1996 and specializes in ophthalmology, ophthalmic plastic & reconstructive surgery, and more.

1050 Galloping Hill Rd Ste 104

Union, NJ 07083

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Foreign Body Removal from Eye
very high
more than 99% of peers
Trichiasis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Khan's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Khan "As a board-certfied ophthalmologist and fellowship trained oculo-plastic surgeon, my goal is to offer my patients the finest care and the most natural results possible. I derive great satisfaction from making my patients see and look great!"

3  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

45  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
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31  Procedures

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

  • New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine, New York Institute Of Technology
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Wilson Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Long Island Jewish Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Albany Med College
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Centers for Health Promotion - Florida - Liposuction Certification
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013
  • American College of Physicians
    Other Education | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Khan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Khan's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Khan to family and friends
41 total reviews (23 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (41)

  • 5
    (36)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Khan'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 (23)

A caring, conscientious as well as gifted surgeon. My wife had a most thorough eye examination with Dr. Khan and I underwent an extremely successful cataract surgery.
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I had scleral buckle surgery for a retinal detachment performed by Dr. Vetsal Doshi in mid October 2017. This was complex surgery followed by required additional surgery in late January. A complication of this procedure is the development of a cataract. I was referred by Dr. Doshi to Dr. Kahn. In...more
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Dr. Khan is a good eye doctor. He makes me feel comfortable and I trust him.
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I have recently had optholoplasty performed by Dr. Khan and was very pleased with the results. He explained the procedure and answered any questions I had. He was very knowledgeable and professional. I would readily recommend him to my friends and family.
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Dr. Kahn was wonderful and well as his staff. I never had any pain/discomfort and the outcome was so much more then I ever expected. I can see clearly for the first time in my life.
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