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Liva Eye Center

Bergen Medical Center

One West Ridgewood Avenue



To receive the best eyecare available in Bergen County call now and make an appointment. Whatever you are looking for Liva Eye Center can provide the service. Besides offering the best in eye surgery we also excel at routine eyecare. If you would like us to contact you fill out the form below and we will get back to you.

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Douglas Liva, MD

Rose Frasco, OD

are the best. Click here to find out why.

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Lasik and PRK Surgery


Laser vision correction has never been safer, more accurate, or more effective . Dr. Liva performs refractive surgery with most advanced technology to give you the best possible results. TheAllegretto Wavelight Eye-Q laser excels for both Lasik and PRK treatments. To learn more click here


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Cataract Surgery


Cataract surgery is safer, faster, and better than ever. The surgery is performed by Dr. Liva at Saddle River Valley Surgical Center under topical anesthesia with intravenous sedation administered by a board certified anesthesiologist . The use of eyedrops to numb the eye avoids the additional risks inherent in using needle injections around the eye. Dr. Liva's technique uses gem quality diamond blades to create better incisions than less sharp metal blades used by most surgeons. A Leica microscope provides superb optics to give Dr.Liva the excellent visualization he needsto perform the operation more safely and avoid complications. A state-of-the-art phacoemulsification machine, the Alcon Infinity, offersmicrocoaxial phaco enabling removal of the cataract through tiny incisions. The highest quality intraocular lenses are implanted which can correct not only the clouding of the vision from the cataract but also other preexisting conditions such as myopia, hyperopia, astigmatism and presbyopia. To find out more click here.

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Glaucoma Diagnosis and Management


Dr. Liva has over 25 years of experience treating glaucoma. Liva Eye Center has always invested in the most high-tech equipment available to diagnose and treat glaucoma. Lately we have made several investments. We have the latest optic nerve imaging technology with the addition of the Cirrus OCT and the Kowa Fundus Camera. Our visual field analyzer has been upgraded to be networkable so that all glaucoam tests reside on a computer server for easy access for comparison. In addition, our software has been upgraded to have sophisticated progression analysis. To find out more how you can benefit from our technology click here.

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Contact Lenses


Dr. Frasco is a renowned contact lens expert. She has twenty years of experience in fitting contacts including all major brands of soft, gas permeable, toric and multifocal lenses. Her skills are complemented by our certified ophthalmic technicians who have decades of experience teaching patients how to insert and care for their lenses. Our dedicated contact lens room has an extensive inventory of trial lenses to minimize fitting appointments. We stock a huge inventory of contact lenses for immediate sale at prices competitive with online distibutors without the inconvenience. If we don't have your specific lens in stock we can usually supply you with temporary lenses