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 grown significantly and currently has six offices located in: Bloomfield, North BergenRamsey, TeaneckUnion and  Wayne New Jersey.  Dr. Lauren Angioletti (2014), Dr. Lee M. Angioletti (2017), Dr. Louis V. Angioletti Jr. (2017),  Dr. Justin Gutman (2017),  Dr. Adnan Mallick (2020), Dr. Benjamin Freilich (2021), Dr. Cindy Calderón (2022), Dr. Ahmad Rehmani (2022) and most recently Dr. Ruwan Silva (2023) have all joined the Retina Center of New Jersey family.

At the 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.  Our doctors and professional staff are trained/skilled in the latest treatments to ensure you are receiving the best possible eye care.

We are not only one of the largest retina/ophthalmology clinical research centers in the state of New Jersey, but we are one of the largest research centers on the entire east coast. Our physicians and research staff pride themselves with participating in over 80 clinical trials dating back to 1998, which included many of the pharmaceuticals that are currently utilized as standard of care in the retina/ophthalmology field today.

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, and Vitreomacular Traction Syndrome (VMT).

When looking for a retinal physician you can trust, it is important that you feel comfortable with the physician's clinical expertise while also being treated as professionally as possible by the entire staff. At the Retina Center of New Jersey, we always try to attain the highest standards and sincerely appreciate the trust our patients have placed in us.

Your eyesight is a precious gift – let us help you preserve it for a lifetime.

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