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Ronald W. Kristan, MD, FACS

Ronald W. Kristan, MD, FACS

Specialty: Eye Plastic Surgery, Cataracts

  • Advanced Cataract Surgery
  • Facial Fillers (Botox, Dysport, Sculptra, Restylane, and Juvederm)
  • Cosmetic and Functional Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma
  • Eyelid Plastic Surgery (Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery)
  • Comprehensive Eye Care


  • Successfully performed over 10,000 eyelid procedures
  • Innovative approach resulting in the development of new techniques that have been published
  • First surgeon in the United States to develop and perform a laser procedure for tearing
  • Trained Ophthalmologists from around the world including Turkey, Italy and South America
  • Included in Castle Connolly‘s Listing of America’s Cosmetic Surgeons
  • Voted Top Eye Plastic Surgeon in New Jersey (New Jersey Life)
  • Listed in Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare
  • Listed in Top Doctors: New York Metro Area including New Jersey


  • New York University, Professional, Accelerated, & Specialized Programs
  • New York University School of Medicine
  • Residency, Albany Medical Center


  • Fellow American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Fellowship, Eye Plastic Surgery, Albany Medical Center
  • Fellow, American Society of Oculo-facial Surgery

Board Certifications:

  • American Board of Ophthalmology
  • American Board of Eye Surgery-Cataract and Implant Surgery
  • Fellow American Society Oculo-Facial Surgery

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch Campus

Professional Memberships:

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology – AAO
  • American College of Surgeons – ACS
  • American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Philosophy of Care:

  • I consider it to be a privilege to be able to provide eyecare to my patients

Professional Interest:

  • Clinical Research in the intra-canalicular laser assisted lacrimal surgery
  • Eye Team Leader – mission work delivering medical and surgical care to underdeveloped areas globally


  • Top Doctors: New York Metro Area and New Jersey
  • Inside Jersey Magazine’s Top Doctors
  • Patient Choice Award


  • Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
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Long Branch Office

279 Third Avenue
Suite 204
Long Branch, NJ, 07740
(732) 222-7373

Little Silver Office

180 White Road
Suite 202
Little Silver, NJ 07739

(732) 219-9220

Holmdel Office

100 Commons Way
Suite 230
Holmdel, NJ 07733
(732) 796-7140

Wall Township

1963 Hwy 34 South,
Bldg. B, Suite 101
Wall, NJ 07719
(732) 222-7373