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Dr. Michael A. Farbowitz M.D., Ophthalmologist

Dr. Michael A. Farbowitz M.D.


551 Millburn Ave Short Hills NJ, 07078



Michael A. Farbowitz, MD is one of the only fellowship-trained refractive surgeons in the area. He is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of the Johns Hopkins University. He attended NYU School of Medicine and ...

Education and Training

New York Univ Sch of Med, New York Ny 1994

Board Certification

Ophthalmology American Board of Ophthalmology ABO

Provider Details

Male Spanish

Professional Memberships

  • Fellow American Academy of Ophthalmology


  • Long Island Jewish Med Ctr, Ophthalmology; Long Island Jewish Med Ctr, Internal Medicine

Faculty Titles & Positions

  • University of California - Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
  • UCLA Jules Stein Eye Inst, Anterior Segment 1998

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Dr. Michael A. Farbowitz M.D.'s Practice location

Practice At 551 Millburn Ave

551 Millburn Ave -
Short Hills, NJ 07078
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New patients: 908-754-4800, 973-379-2544, 908-754-4800
Fax: 908-754-4803, 973-379-1317, 908-754-4803

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