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About Dr. Michael A Farbowitz

Dr. Michael A Farbowitz, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Short Hills, NJ. He has 24 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Farbowitz is affiliated with St Barnabas Medical Center. Dr. Farbowitz has received 3 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

50 Ratings with 27 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michael A Farbowitz is Excellent. Dr. Michael A Farbowitz has been rated by 50 patients. From those 50 patients 27 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Michael A Farbowitz is 4.8 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Short Hills Ophthalmology Group

551 Millburn Ave
Short Hills, NJ 07078
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Specialties

Dr. Michael A Farbowitz has the following 1 specialty

  • Ophthalmology

    An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
    Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Michael A Farbowitz has the following 11 expertise

  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Glaucoma
  • Eye Exam
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Refractive Surgical Procedures
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
  • Vision Issues
  • Eye Pain

Dr. Michael A Farbowitz has 1 board certified specialty

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Board Certifications

Dr. Michael A Farbowitz is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Reviews

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Five Stars

I wore glasses from the age of 13 now I can see.

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Five Stars

Excellent. No pain and no itch after surgery. In addition, no pain was experienced during surgery. The right eye vision was very clear after surgery except for very short distance reading.

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Dr Farbowitz is not a talented doctor

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Five Stars

Very helpful.i would recommend him to others.glad to have chosen him.

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Five Stars

Professional and caring.

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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2016, 2017, 2018)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2016, 2017, 2018)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2016, 2017, 2018)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Farbowitz is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    24 Years Experience

  • New York University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1994

  • Li Jewish Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Michael A Farbowitz accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • HIP of NY
    • Emblem HIP Select PPO
  • Horizon BCBS
    • Horizon BCBS OMNIA - TIER1
    • Horizon Direct Access
    • Horizon HMO
    • Horizon OMNIA
    • Horizon POS
    • Horizon PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • Oxford Health
    • Oxford Freedom
    • Oxford Health Garden State
    • Oxford Liberty
    • Oxford Metro
  • QualCare
    • QualCare HMO
    • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Short Hills Ophthalmology Group, 551 Millburn Ave, Short Hills, NJ

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