LASIK Eye Surgeon in New Jersey

Kenneth S. Miller, M.D., M.B.A.

dr. kenneth s. millerDr. Kenneth S. Miller is a leading LASIK eye surgeon in New Jersey. He has performed thousands of LASIK surgeries and other vision correction procedures and is a board certified ophthalmologist specializing in refractive and cataract surgery. As a result of his expertise in LASIK and other vision correction procedures, he has been listed in "The Guide to America's Top Ophthalmologists" for 2003-2017, New Jersey Monthly's annual survey of Jersey Choice Top Doctors and Montclair Magazine's Top Doctors for 2015, 2016, and 2017.

He completed his undergraduate studies at Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. His scholastic honors during that time included Dean's List recognition, the Order of Omega, and the Solon E. Summerfield Scholarship. He then went on to attend Northwestern University Medical School in Chicago where he received his medical degree and participated in ophthalmology research on retinal disorders and glaucoma.

After graduating from medical school, He completed an internship in internal medicine at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City. He then returned to Northwestern University Medical School to complete a three-year residency in ophthalmology. During this time, he continued his research in the areas of cornea and glaucoma and worked with the Northwestern ophthalmologists who were involved with the FDA trials that led to the approval of the VISX Star laser. In his final year of residency, He was honored with the Northwestern Ophthalmology Research Award.

Today, Dr. Miller is a LASIK eye surgeon in New Jersey and carries on the practice founded by his father and offers the best in advanced vision correction techniques. He is a member of the medical board of Saint Barnabas Hospital's Refractive Surgery Center and an attending on staff at Saint Barnabas Medical Center. He is also a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery. He is considered a prolific LASIK eye surgeon in the New Jersey area.

Emily J. Jacobs, M.D.

Cornea & External Eye Disease                                                                   

Dr. Jacobs is a comprehensive ophthalmologist who joined Miller Ophthalmology Associates after completing a fellowship in cornea, refractive surgery and external disease at New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, one of the country’s most renowned eye hospitals. Dr. Jacobs received extensive training in complex cataract surgery, intraocular lens (IOL) surgery, corneal transplantation, refractive surgery and more. She is skilled in laser assisted cataract surgery and advanced technology intraocular lens implants, including Toric (astigmatism-correcting,) Multifocal and Symfony (Extended Depth of Focus) lenses and has a special interest in treating dry eye disease.

Dr. Jacobs earned her medical degree from Jefferson Medical College, where she graduated cum laude and was elected to the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. She completed her ophthalmology residency at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City, where she served as chief resident.

Dr. Jacobs has been published in multiple, respected, peer-reviewed journals and has presented at national conferences. She is an active member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery and the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology. Most importantly, she is a dedicated and caring physician and believes in patient-centered care. In her spare time, Dr. Jacobs enjoys traveling, discovering new restaurants, exercising and spending time with her family and friends.

Coreen Murphy, O.D.
Board Certified Optometric Physician

Dr. Coreen Murphy is a board certified optometric physician. She attended Fordham University, then transferred to the State University of New York College of Optometry during her junior year, in order to begin her graduate studies in advance of her classmates.

Dr. Murphy graduated from the State University of New York College of Optometry in 1994. She has worked in the field of optometry and ophthalmology since 1986, when she worked in a group ophthalmology practice as a high school student.

Dr. Murphy has extensive experience in post operative management of ocular surgery, including, cataract, LASIK and PRK. She is trained in a wide variety of the most advanced types of contact lenses, including multifocal, toric lenses for astigmatism, and hybrid lenses for keratoconus.

Dr. Murphy is passionate about all aspects of ocular health, particularly dry eye diagnosis and treatment. Her other passions include being a self taught chef and practicing hot yoga.

Scott Schultz, O.D.

Board Certified Optometric Physician

Dr. Schultz realized a high school goal to become an optometrist, when he received his Doctor of Optometry degree from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry in 1996, after completing his undergraduate education at Saint Vincent College in Latrobe, PA.  Before optometry school, Dr. Schultz participated in preparation for the ground-breaking, Age-Related Eye Disease Study (AREDS) for macular degeneration. His study included internships at Hahnemann University Hospital in Philadelphia and the Diabetic and Retina Clinic in Haverford, PA. Dr. Schultz began his private practice in West Orange in 1997, and joined Miller Ophthalmology Associates in May 2018, where he has access to state-of-the-art equipment for diagnosing and treating ocular disease.

During his career, Dr. Schultz has continued to gain extensive knowledge and experience in the management and treatment of dry eye, glaucoma, macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy. He works with his patients to find the best visual options for their lifestyle needs, whether it be contact lenses, glasses or surgery. Dr. Schultz has extensive experience in family eye care, contact lens fitting, dry eye disease and post-operative care of cataract patients.

Dr. Schultz volunteers for the Boy Scouts of America, West Orange Lions Club and church activities. He also enjoys camping, basketball, puttering with computers and is a devoted Pittsburgh sports fan.

In Memory of Philip M. Miller, M.D.    
Comprehensive Ophthalmology and Eye Surgery, 
Founding Partner

dr. philip m. millerDr. Philip Miller received a B.S. degree in Medical Sciences and an M.D. from Northwestern University Medical School in Chicago. After completing a mixed internal medicine internship at Kings County Hospital in New York, he then served a three-year residency in ophthalmology at the Affiliated Hospitals of the State University of New York. He was certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology in 1965. From 1965 to 1967 he served as the Chief of Ophthalmology at the U.S. Army Hospital, Augsburg, Germany. He then returned to the U.S. to begin his practice as an eye surgeon in South Orange, New Jersey . In addition to his practice, he also served as an attending at Saint Barnabas Medical Center for 50 years. Dr. Philip Miller was a partner with his son, Dr. Kenneth S. Miller, for over 20 years.                                 Dr. Philip Miller 9/23/35 - 8/5/2017.