Welcome to Retina Center of New Jersey!

Welcome to Retina Center of New Jersey, LLC (RCNJ). The Retina Center of New Jersey was founded in 2010 by Dr. Patrick M. Higgins in Bloomfield, NJ, specializing in diseases/surgery of the retina, vitreous and macula.  We are a leader in comprehensive vitreo-retinal eye care. What was originally established as a one physician, one location practice has since grown significantly with RCNJ currently having four offices located in: Bloomfield, North BergenRamsey and Teaneck, New Jersey.  Dr. Kurt T. Jackson (2013) and Dr. Lauren A. Kallina (2014) have since joined the Retina Center of New Jersey and they are now part of the RCNJ family as well.

At Retina Center of New Jersey, your vision is our top priority, and we strive to provide top-notch care in a comfortable, professional atmosphere. Our state-of-the-art facilities offer the best technology available for all your retinal eye care needs. Dr. Patrick M. Higgins, Dr. Kurt T. JacksonDr. Lauren A. Kallina and our professional staff are trained and skilled in the latest treatments to ensure you are receiving the best eye care possible.

We are dedicated and passionate about providing quality care to all of our patients. We are one of the largest retina/ophthalmology clinical research centers in the state of New Jersey. Our physicians pride themselves with participating in over 50 clinical trials during the past 17 years, which included working on clinical trials for many of the pharmaceuticals that are currently being used as standard of care in the retina/ophthalmology field today.

At the Retina Center of New Jersey, our physicians have undergone specialized training to diagnose and treat the following conditions: Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD), Branch Retinal Vein Occlusion (BRVO), Central Retinal Vein Occlusion (CRVO), Central Serous Retinopathy (CSR), Retinal Artery Occlusion, Complications of Cataract Surgery, Cystoid Macular Edema (CME), Degenerative Myopia, Diabetic Macular Edema (DME), Diabetic Retinopathy, Epiretinal Membrane, Lattice Degeneration, Macular Hole, Macular Pucker, Posterior Vitreous Detachment (PVD), Retinal Detachment, Retinal Disorders, Retinal Tear (Flashes & Floaters), Uveitis, Vitreomacular Traction Syndrome, and Vitreomacular Traction Syndrome (VMT).

When looking for a retinal physician you can trust, it is important that you feel comfortable with not just the level of clinical expertise the physician has, but also in finding a physician that will sincerely care about the overall care you are receiving. At the Retina Center of New Jersey, we achieve that standard and appreciate the trust our patients have placed in us. Your eyesight is a precious gift – let us help you preserve it for a lifetime.

  • Bloomfield, NJ - Essex County


    1255 Broad St., Suite 104
    Bloomfield, NJ 07003

  • North Bergen, NJ - Hudson County


    6121 Kennedy Blvd., 1st Floor
    North Bergen, NJ 07047

  • Ramsey, NJ - Bergen County


    500 N. Franklin Tpke., Suite 205
    Ramsey, NJ 07446

  • Teaneck, NJ - Bergen County


    1086 Teaneck Rd., Suite 2A
    Teaneck, NJ 07666

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