Dr. Theodore Perl, MD

Dr. Theodore Perl, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Theodore Perl, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Fairfield, NJ and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School in 1976 and specializes in ophthalmology.

100 Passaic Ave Ste 200

Fairfield, NJ 07004

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
very high
more than 97% of peers
Keratoconus
very high
more than 93% of peers
Corneal Diseases
high
more than 85% of peers

Dr. Perl'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

44  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
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13  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Intracorneal Ring (ICR)
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Eye Laceration

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

  • Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Loyola University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Rush Presby St Lukes Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University Calif San Diego
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Perl has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Perl's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Perl to family and friends
16 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Perl's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I recently had LASIK surgery with Dr. Theodore Perl. My experience with Dr. Perl and his associates has been phenomenal. Given his level of expertise and experience, I chose to travel 2 hours to have him perform my surgery. Needless to say, I was not disappointed. Dr. Perl's comprehensive,...more
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Got PRK surgery at Dr Perl's office. It was a great experience. I couldn't recommend him enough.
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I had a great experience with Dr. Perl and all of his staff. From the consultation to the surgery and even the post-op, I felt like I was in good hands and making a great decision. LASIK surgery with Dr. Perl has been life changing. I was able to see 20/20 the next morning!
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Dr. Perl was absolutely amazing. I got LASIK this week and have BETTER than 20/20 vision. I have been wearing contacts for almost 15 years and it is finally over! I highly recommend Corneal Associates. Dr. Perl and all of his staff I spoke to was super friendly and genuinely happy for all of their...more
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