Welcome to Carteret Eyecare Associates

Our Clients Say It Best…

Carteret Eyecare Associates has been in practice since 1975 and the eye doctor and staff take the time to get to know you, your eye care history, and your vision needs. We bring you the best of experience combined with the latest advancements in eye care technology, including digital retinal imaging, corneal mapping, the ever-popular autorefractor, and the recently added LipiFlow treatment for dry eyes. The optometrist, Dr. Edward W. Harmer, provides the expert care, advice, options, and follow up you need.

Woodbridge eye doctors know that your eyes are important indicators of overall health, which is why we provide comprehensive eye care that goes beyond a prescription for glasses or contact lenses. Carteret Eyecare Associates uses the latest technology to diagnose potential medical or vision conditions including Dry eye and Macular Degeneration. We offer therapy for red eyes conjunctivitis, glaucoma, cataracts, as well as Lasik Co-management. Our friendly staff, who live in our community, will get to know you and your needs. Many of loyal patients have been coming for more than 30 years too our practice for their eye care. Our optometrists provide complete eye care for the whole family, from eye exams for children to eye disease screening, diagnosis and management for seniors, and everything in between.

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At Carteret Eyecare Associates we pride ourselves on our professionalism and thoroughness. We specialize in difficult to fit contact lens fittings and carry all of the most popular contact lens brands including a selection of Disposable contacts for every type of vision needs and lifestyles. We also sell a wide selection of quality eyewear and the latest in progressive lenses. Our convenient street parking makes it easy to stop in for all your eye needs. But don't take our word for it, watch the video below!

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TV Interviewed Our Very Own Dr. Edward Harmer

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Q&A with Dr. H

Dr. Harmer Answers Your Eyecare Questions

Can you describe the patient experience when using the TearLab?

This is a very easy test for the patient. A tiny amount of tears is collected right above the lower lid of each eye. It only takes a couple of seconds and there is very little, if any, sensation.

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An Active and Eye Safe Lifestyle

90%! That’s the number of sports eye injuries that studies show can be prevented using proper eye protection.  Yet most sports leagues don’t require protective eyewear as part of their uniform or safety requirements.  This leaves it up to athletes,...

What is TearLab?

Cartere Eyecare Associates is proud to announce that we have installed a TearLab® Osmolarity System and have been fully trained and certified to provide TearLab testing for Dry Eye Disease. TearLab provides accurate (results within 30 seconds) and early detection of Dry Eye Disease.

10 Tips to Teach Children About Eye Safety

It is important to teach your children about eye health and safety from a young age.  This includes awareness about how your overall health habits affect your eyes and vision as well as how to keep your eyes safe from...

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Eye Care & Eyewear in Carteret, NJ!

Carteret Eyecare Associates serves patients from New Jersey’s, Carteret, Rahway, and Woodbridge – eye doctor appointments can be scheduled here! If you have a moment, please give us your feedback about our site and your experiences with our Practice.

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LipiFlow ®– Innovative Dry Eye Treatment

LipiFlow by TearScienceLipiFlow ® is a new treatment for dry eye that restores the lipid layer of the tear film, so the tears function better. Developed by TearScience, the sterile lid warmer and eyecup apply a combination of heat and pressure to the eyes for less than 15 minutes at a time, under constant monitoring by an eye doctor. The procedure is not painful, and enables the tear glands to secrete good quality tears. Carteret Eye Care Associates is one of 5 practices in NJ equipped to offer this procedure in our Carteret, NJ office. Read More Here

Eyeglass GuideThis fun, interactive tool uses questions about you, your lifestyle and your specific eyewear needs to generate eyewear suggestions specifically tailored to suit you!

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CONTACT US

43 Orchard St
Carteret, NJ 07008

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