Dr. Jonathan Greenberg, MD, Ophthalmologist
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Dr. Jonathan Greenberg, MD

Ophthalmologist | Retina Specialist

1044 Route 23 North 208 Wayne NJ, 07470

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Jonathan P. Greenberg, MD is an ophthalmologist, retina specialist & vitreoretinal surgeon at NJRetina. The specialists at NJRetina diagnose and treat the full range of retinal disorders, including diabetic retinopathy and age-related macular degeneration. He specializes in procedures such as cryotherapy, intraocular injections, laser photocoagulation, laser retinopexy, pneumatic retinopexy, and scleral buckling surgery. As a vitreoretinal surgeon, he specializes in surgery of the retina and the vitreous body of the eye.

Dr. Greenberg received his medical degree from the University of the Witwatersrand in South Africa, graduating in the top 10% of his class, and completed a residency in ophthalmology at Northwell Health followed by a fellowship in vitreoretinal surgery at the Medical College of Wisconsin.

Dr. Greenberg has received numerous honors and awards, including the B. Dobli Srinivasan Award for Best Basic Science Paper at Columbia University, a National Eye Institute Travel Grant, and a University Council Merit Scholarship and Golden Key International Honor Society membership for academic excellence during medical school. He has presented at national meetings including the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology and the American Society of Retinal Specialists. Dr. Greenberg has authored numerous book chapters and original papers in various peer-reviewed journals including Retina, Ophthalmology Retina, The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA Ophthalmology) and the American Journal of Ophthalmology. His work has focused on imaging of various retinal pathologies, and he was instrumental in the development of a novel retinal imaging technique. Dr. Greenberg is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology (ABO) and is a member of the American Society of Retina Specialists (ASRS), the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO), and the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO).

Dr Greenberg strives to treat every patient as he would want his own family member to be treated, both from a medical and interpersonal perspective. He is married, has two boys and two dogs, and enjoys family time, photography and skiing.

Education and Training

University of the Witwatersran MBBCh 2008

Board Certification

American Board of Ophthalmology

Provider Details

MaleEnglish

Areas of expertise and specialization

Medical and surgical retina

Awards

  • National Eye Institute Travel Grant 2010 Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology 
  • Vice President, Student Council 2006 University of the Witwatersrand 
  • Golden Key International Honor Society 2004 Golden Key International Honor Society 
  • University Council Entrance Scholarship 2003 University of the Witwatersrand 
  • Best Basic Science Paper 2011 Columbia University Department of Ophthalmology 

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology  
  • American Board of Ophthalmology  
  • Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology  
  • American Society of Retina Specialists  

Fellowships

  • Medical College of Wisconsin  Vitreoretinal Surgery  2021

Internships

  • Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center2016

Fellowships

  • Medical College of Wisconsin2021Vitreoretinal Surgery

Professional Society Memberships

  • American Board of Ophthalmology Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology American Academy of Ophthalmology American Society of Retina Specialists

Areas of research

Medical and surgical retina, retinal imaging

Dr. Jonathan Greenberg, MD's Practice location

NJRetina, Vauxhall

2952 Vauxhall Rd -
Vauxhall, NJ 07088
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NJRetina

1044 Route 23 North 208 -
Wayne, NJ 07470
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Get to know Ophthalmologist Dr. Jonathan Greenberg, who serves patients throughout the State of New Jersey.

A personable ophthalmologist, Dr. Greenberg is affiliated with NJRetina. He specializes in surgery of the retina and the vitreous body of the eye.

The specialists at NJRetina take time to listen and thoroughly understand their patients’ health concerns, and to evaluate their medical issues by combining their expertise with state-of-the-art technology. They are able to diagnose and treat the full range of retinal disorders, including diabetic retinopathy and age-related macular degeneration.

In regards to his educational background, Dr. Greenberg earned his medical degree from the University of Witwatersrand, South Africa, and was a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Columbia University. He then went on to complete his internship at Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center and his residency in ophthalmology at Northwell Health. Finally, he completed a fellowship in medical and surgical retina at the Medical College of Wisconsin. He has published twenty papers in the field of retina and was instrumental in developing a novel retinal imaging technique.

Ophthalmology is a branch of medicine and surgery, which deals with the diagnosis and treatment of eye disorders. Ophthalmologists are experts in the diseases, functions, and anatomy of the eye. They may provide routine care such as vision testing, as well as prescribe and fit eyeglasses or contact lenses. However, ophthalmologists are also surgeons. They repair traumatic injuries to the eye and perform cataract, glaucoma, and corneal surgery.

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