Lisa 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
  • Medical Evaluation & Management of Ocular Diseases
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Comprehensive Eye Exams
  • Contact Lens Fittings
  • Cataract Surgery - Yag Laser Capsulotomy
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery - Trabeculoplasty (SLT) Laser
  • Glaucoma Surgery - iStent
  • Glaucoma Surgery - PI laser
  • Glaucoma Surgery - Minimally Invasive Glaucoma Surgery (MIGS)
  • Glaucoma Surgery - Tube Shunt Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery - Iridotomy (LPI)
  • Glaucoma Surgery - XEN Gel Stent
  • IOL Exchange
  • Secondary IOL
  • Dry Eye Evaluation & Management
  • Diabetic Retinopathy Treatment
  • Macular Degeneration Treatment
  • Eye Flashes & Eye Floaters
  • Eye Infections
  • Stye Treatment
  • Glaucoma Surgery - Trabeculectomy


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, she hopes to make a positive contribution to the community she loves. In her spare time, she loves travelling and playing tennis.