Barinder (Tony) Athwal, MD


Cataract, Laser Vision Correction, Glaucoma, Botox & Dermal Fillers, Nonsurgical Cosmetic Procedures, Dry Eye, and Comprehensive Ophthalmology
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  • Toms River 14

    14 Mule Road Suite 1 Toms River, NJ 08755

    Main: 732-286-0900
    Fax: 732-244-6063





  • Injectables & Fillers
  • PRK
  • Glaucoma Management
  • Medical Evaluation & Management of Ocular Diseases
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Comprehensive Eye Exams
  • Contact Lens Fittings
  • Cataract Surgery - Yag Laser Capsulotomy
  • Macula Degeneration Evaluation & Management
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery - Trabeculoplasty (SLT) Laser
  • Glaucoma Surgery - iStent
  • Glaucoma Surgery - PI laser
  • Glaucoma Surgery - Tube Shunt Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery - Iridotomy (LPI)
  • Glaucoma Surgery - XEN Gel Stent
  • IOL Exchange
  • Secondary IOL
  • Aphakic (Artisan/Verisyse) Implants for Myopia
  • Dry Eye Evaluation & Management
  • Diabetic Retinopathy Treatment
  • Macular Degeneration Treatment
  • Ocular Migraines
  • Eye Flashes & Eye Floaters
  • Pterygium
  • Eye Infections
  • Stye Treatment
  • Glaucoma Surgery - Trabeculectomy
  • Mass Excision


Year began practicing: 1986

Year joined staff: 2021


McGill University, Bachelor of Science UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School, Doctorate of Medicine


UMNDJ-New Jersey Medical School, Ophthalmology


UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School, Internal Medicine

Teaching or Professional Positions

  • Chief Resident, UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School
  • Clinical Instructor, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School Department of Ophthalmology
  • Medical Staff, Community Medical Center of Toms River

Professional Memberships

  • Board Member, Ocean Eye Surgery Center
  • Member, New Jersey Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology


Dr. Tony Athwal has been serving the Ocean County community since 1986. He is Board Certified by the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Beside starting his practice in Toms River, he also taught surgery to residents in training. Keeping up with the latest innovations and offering them to his patients has always been important to him.

In his free time, Dr. Athwal enjoys playing tennis, boating, skiing, and travelling. He has travelled around the world several times and is always looking for new places to visit.