Dr. Niki A. Silverstein is an Ophthalmologist currently serving patients at Silverstein Eye Care in Chester, New Jersey. Dr. Silverstein has been practicing since 1988 specializing in Ophthalmology, Comprehensive Care, Cataract, Glaucoma, and Plastics. She maintains inclusion in several associations such as the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons, the International Society of Refractive Surgery, the Medical Society of New Jersey, and the Passaic County Medical Society. Dr. Silverstein and her team at SILVERSTEIN EYE remain at the forefront of technology and expertise in the performance of laser vision correction surgery including LASIK, PRK, procedures and certified in the use of selective laser trabeculoplasty (SLT). The practice provides a full range of eye care services to benefit everyone, from complete eye examinations for adults, seniors and children, to treatment of eye problems and diseases of the eye, cataract surgery, and contact lens fittings. Her successful career is attributed to great care for each one of her patient's, surgical excellence and attention to detail.
Education and Training
State University of New York Downstate College of Medicine MD
Dr. Niki A. Silverstein M.D.'s Expert Contributions
An ophthalmologist is a medical doctor, so fully licensed to prescribe whatever medication is needed, as well as treat eye diseases both medically and surgically. An optometrist may have limited prescribing rights depending on their licensure type; they can treat some eye diseases with medications but do not do surgery or injections in general. READ MORE
- Montefiore Medical Center; Einstein Medical Center
- Additional Training, Dr. Charles Kelman
Professional Society Memberships
- American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons, International Society of Refractive Surgery, Medical Society of New Jersey, Passaic County Medical Society
What do you attribute your success to?
- Great care for each patient, surgical excellence and attention to detail.
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Clifton, NJ 07012Get Direction
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