Dr. Eli Moses

Dr. Eli Moses

Cataract, Cornea, & Refractive Surgeon
Fairfield, NJ
Bio & Education  

Dr. Eli Moses Bio

A 2021 Castle Connolly Top Doctor

Dr. Moses specializes in cataract, corneal disorders and transplants, and laser vision correction. He’s an expert in surgical treatments for complex cataracts, laser-assisted cataract surgery, all-laser LASIK and laser vision correction, as well as treatments for keratoconus and corneal diseases, such as endothelial keratoplasty (DSAEK, DMEK) and corneal-collagen crosslinking.

Dr. Moses received his Doctor of Medicine from the State University of New York Stony Brook School of Medicine, where he graduated in the top tier of his class and received a national award for research. He completed his ophthalmology residency at the University of Maryland and Shock Trauma Center, where he served as a board member for the State Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons. Dr. Moses completed advanced fellowship training in cornea and refractive surgery and served as a clinical instructor at the University of Texas Southwestern.

Dr. Moses was named a “Top Doctor” by Castle Connolly and was the first surgeon in NJ to perform the implantable miniature telescope. He also created the first corneal transplant program in underserved rural Philippines.

Dr. Moses specializes in the following at our Corneal Associates of New Jersey location.

Surgical treatments for complex cataracts Laser-assisted cataract surgery All-laser LASIK and laser vision correction Keratoconus Corneal diseases – endothelial keratoplasty (DSAEK, DMEK) Corneal-Collagen Crosslinking

Dr. Moses is a board-certified ophthalmologist, national speaker, published author and member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Society for Cataract and Refractive Surgery, the Cornea Society and the International Society of Refractive Surgeons. He is also an attending physician at St. Barnabas Medical Center and Hackensack University Medical Center/School of Medicine.

Dr. Moses was named a Top Doctor by Castle Connolly 2019, 2020 and 2021.

If you are looking for local services or a local ophthalmologist for  treatment  in the office or hospital from a Local Ophthalmologist, contact a provider such as ( Dr. Eli Moses ) to inquire if they are accepting patients or you need a referral.   Phone number to book an appointment (800) 797-EYES

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( Dr. Eli Moses, Local Ophthalmologist Fairfield, NJ ),who is good standing with the  College of Physicians and Surgeons   may talk about some of the conditions and some of the treatment options shown on the videos. Always talk with your Local Ophthalmologist about the information you learnt from the videos in regards to Diabetic Retinopathy treatments and procedures the Local Ophthalmologist could  perform and if they would be appropriate for you. Remember good information from your  Local Ophthalmologist is the corner stone to understanding What is Glaucoma? your condition or disease like Glaucoma.

Often seeing a local ophthalmologists can treat conditons like Pars Plana Vitrectomy either in the office or clinic. An ophthalmologist is a physician who specializes in Eye Care and Vision Testing the medical and surgical care of the eyes and visual system

Please contact ( Dr. Eli Moses, Local Ophthalmologist Fairfield, NJ ) to enquire if this your Local Ophthalmologist  care provider is accepting new patients. Intravitreal eye injections of anti-VEGF medications may be used to treat diabetic macular edema, diabetic retinopathy, branch or central vein occlusion and age-related macular degeneration. If you’re interested in laser refractive surgery, ask your optometrist or ophthalmologist if you’re a good candidate. Ensure a friend or family member can drive you home after laser eye surgery and help you with daily tasks while you recover. Avoid rubbing your eyes, especially after the LASIK procedure, as it can affect the flap the ophthalmologist created during surgery.

After pars plana vitrectomy for a macular hole, the patient will be required to maintain a particular restricted head position. This may vary depending on the size of the hole, from days to several weeks. Your surgeon will be the one who best determines the amount of time that you need to maintain head-down positioning after vitrectomy surgery. In order to maintain the head-down positioning that your surgeon requests, there are devices that can be leased or purchased to facilitate head-down restricted positioning. 

Talk to your eye doctor if you'd like more information on macular pucker. 

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The lacrimal gland is responsible for producing the watery component of our tear film. Many factors, such as medication, infections, or autoimmune diseases, can reduce its function. Thus, a complete drug and medical history is necessary to understand a patient's dry eye and the health of their lacrimal gland.

The Meibomian glands produce an oil-like substance that coats the watery layer of our tear film to prevent it from evaporating. As we age, these glands may secrete a thicker product, become blocked or dysfunctional, and we become more sensitive to wind and air conditioning. Strategies to improve Meibomian gland secretion may involve heat to melt the thickened oil and massage to express it onto the ocular surface.

Treating dry eye may require reviewing medications, increasing lacrimal gland secretion with drops, treating systemic medical conditions, helping the Meibomian glands, or a combination of these approaches.

If you require more information about laser refractive procedures, please consult your local optician or Collaboration: Ideally, optometrists and ophthalmologists work together as a partnership. Optometrists are often the first line of screening for eye diseases and manage vision correction. Ophthalmologists, with their specialized medical training, diagnose, treat, and manage medical or surgical eye conditions. This collaboration allows patients to receive comprehensive eye care. 



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