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Dr. Douglas Liva, MD

Ophthalmologist

Professional statement

Dr. Liva is a third generation physician who graduated with honors from Harvard College in 1976. r. Liva has been in private practice at Liva Eye Center for the last 25 years. In addition, Dr. Liva is the medical director and Chief of Ophthalmology at Saddle River Valley Surgical Center. He maintains staff privileges at Valley Hospital in Ridgewood. He was one of the few chosen as a " Top Doctor in the New York Metro Area" by the Castle Connolly guide for the past twelve consecutive years. He has also been a recipient of the Inside New Jersey Top Doc award for the last three years.

In-network insurances

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth

Specialties

  • Ophthalmologist

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Board certifications

  • American Board of Ophthalmology

Education and training

  • Medical School - University of Miami, Doctor of Medicine
  • University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, University Hospital, Residency in Ophthalmology

Professional memberships

  • New Jersey Academy of Ophthalmology

Awards and publications

  • Castle Connolly Top Doctor New York Metro Area

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1255447371

Office locations

Liva Eye Center

625 Franklin Turnpike

Ridgewood, NJ 07450

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Great !
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No wait time was a plus, doctor was amazing and right to the point. Thank you!
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Doctor overbooks and leaves everything in the hands of one assistant. Barely spends time with patient. Overworks staff too much. Hire more assistants to help.
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Dr. Liva is a professional and knows his craft. Best experience with an eye doctor. Glad I don't have to look anywhere else.
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