Welcome to Carteret Eyecare Associates
At Carteret Eyecare Associates we have been in practice since 1975 and we take the time to get to know you, your eye care history, and your vision needs. The optometrist, Dr. Edward W. Harmer, provides the expert care, advice, options, and follow up you need whether you are a new patient or an existing one.
Carteret Eye Care Associates Patient Reviews
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 are one of the only practices in the area with the advanced Lipiflow treatment for dry eyes. We offer therapy for red eyes conjunctivitis, glaucoma, cataracts, as well as Lasik Co-management.
At Carteret Eyecare Associates we pride ourselves on our professionalism and thoroughness. 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. 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.
Q&A with Dr. H
Dr. Harmer Answers Your Eyecare Questions
I spend all day in a heated office and my eyes feel dry and gritty. What can I do?
You need to be evaluated to see what the cause is for the dryness and gritty feleling . Your tear quality needs to be determined, because if your tear quality is below normal, you will feel uncomfortable with any extended use of your eyes such as reading or using your computer . After we evaluate the cause of your condition we can then prescribe the best treatment option which can include over the counter eye drops, prescription eye drops such as Restasis, punctal occlusion and Lipiflow. Call our office to schedule an appointment.
New Patient Starting Points:
- Meet our Carteret Eye Doctor
- Complete patient forms
- Request an appointment for an eye exam
- See Insurance plans we accept at Carteret EyeCare Associates
- Find a map, directions, hours & contact details
- Read about our complete eye exams, children's vision care, treatment of eye diseases and more.
- We proudly offer LipiFlow®
- See the designer frame brands we carry
Existing Patient Links:
- Request an appointment with our optometrist.
- Learn all about LASIK and other options for eye surgery
- Pursue treatment of eye disease including glaucoma, macular degeneration, cataracts and diabetic retinopathy
Great Eyewear and Eye Care 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.
LipiFlow ®- Innovative Dry Eye Treatment
LipiFlow ® 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.