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Lisa Athwal, MD

Lisa Athwal, MD

Lisa Athwal, MD

  • Botox & Dermal Fillers
  • Cataract
  • Comprehensive Ophthalmology
  • Dry Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Laser Vision Correction
  • Nonsurgical Cosmetic Procedures
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  • Botox Injectables & Dermal Fillers
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery - Yag Laser Capsulotomy
  • Clear Lens Exchange
  • Comprehensive Eye Exams
  • Contact Lens Fittings
  • Diabetic Retinopathy Treatment
  • Dry Eye Evaluation & Management
  • Eye Flashes & Eye Floaters
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Lesions
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery - Goniotomy
  • Glaucoma Surgery - Iridotomy (LPI)
  • Glaucoma Surgery - iStent
  • Glaucoma Surgery - Minimally Invasive Glaucoma Surgery (MIGS)
  • Glaucoma Surgery - PI laser
  • Glaucoma Surgery - Trabeculectomy
  • Glaucoma Surgery - Trabeculoplasty (SLT) Laser
  • Glaucoma Surgery - Tube Shunt Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery - XEN Gel Stent
  • IOL Exchange
  • Macula Degeneration Evaluation & Management
  • Macular Degeneration Treatment
  • Medical Evaluation & Management of Ocular Diseases
  • Ocular Migraines
  • Premium Lens Implants
  • PRK
  • Punctal Plugs
  • Secondary Cataract Surgery - Yag Laser Capsulotomy
  • Secondary IOL
  • Stye Treatment
  • Treatment of Excessive Tearing


Year began practicing: 2016

Year joined staff: 2021


  • Rutgers University Hospital, Rotational Training
  • East Orange VA Hospital, Rotational Training
  • Jersey City Medical Center, Rotational Training


Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, Ophthalmology

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • New Jersey Academy of Ophthalmology


Dr. Lisa Athwal is a board certified ophthalmologist with special interest in the management of glaucoma, diabetic eye disease, and more. During her training, Dr. Athwal presented ophthalmology research projects at national meetings and coauthored a research paper on pediatric infectious endophthalmitis. She also participated in local and international volunteer work to provide free eye exams to patients in need. Now that she has returned to her hometown seeing patients at the office in Toms River, New Jersey, and she hopes to make a positive contribution to the community she loves. In her spare time, she loves travelling and playing tennis.