LASIK Eye Surgeon in New Jersey Kenneth S. Miller, M.D.
Dr. 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.
Livia Derdova, O.D., M.P.H.
Board Certified Optometric Physician
Dr. Livia Derdova is a board certified optometric physician who earned her Bachelor of Science in Biology Degree from Montclair State University. She graduated from Benedictine University in Lisle, Illinois, with a Master’s Degree in Public Health. Dr. Derdova completed her externship in primary care optometry and ocular disease.She graduated with her Doctor of Optometry degree from MCPHS University in Worcester, Massachusetts.
Dr. Livia Derdova worked in the field of optometry and ophthalmology for over ten years. Prior to optometry school, Dr. Derdova worked as an ophthalmic technician in our practice. She also worked for several other ophthalmology and optometry practices in Northern New Jersey, where she fell in love with her profession.
Dr. Derdova is very passionate about eye health. She was chosen to present her ocular disease research at the annual American Optometric Association meeting. Dr. Derdova takes extreme pleasure in diagnosing and treating her patients’ visual problems. She has a passion for fitting contact lenses and takes special interest in dry eye issues.
Dr. Derdova is fluent in Hungarian, Slovak, Polish, Czech and English. She is currently accepting new patients and cannot wait to put her passion for helping others into practice.
In Memory of Philip M. Miller, M.D.
Comprehensive Ophthalmology and Eye Surgery,
Dr. 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.