860 Lower Ferry Road
Trenton, NJ 08628
609-883-6500
Dr. Michael Newman

About Dr. Newman

  • Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry since 1971
  • Diplomate of the American Academy of Optometry Cornea, Contact Lenses and Refractive Technologies Section since 1974
  • Practice Established in 1942
  • New Jersey Optometry License 27 OA 00280500
  • New Jersey Therapeutics Certification 27 OM 00028700
Education
  • Lehigh University
  • New England College of Optometry 1963-1967
    — Valedictorian, B.S., O.D.
Professional
  • United States Air Force, Captain, 1967-1969
  • Private partnership practice, 1969-present
    — Practice limited to contact lenses, laser refractive procedures and low vision
  • Pennsylvania College of Optometry
    — Assistant professor of clinical optometry, contact lens service, adjunct faculty 1974-1975
  • Clinical investigator, Sola/Barnes-Hind
    — Various FDA phase III studies relating to extended wear, 1974-1988
  • Clinical investigator, Allergan, Enzymatic cleaner study, 1975
  • Clinical investigator, Bausch & Lomb, various studies including pharmaceuticals and hydrogel bifocals, 1982-1988
  • Lecturer, contact lenses
  • TLC Laser Surgical Center, affiliate
Organizational
  • American Optometric Association, member 1963-present
    — Contact lens section, charter member

  • New Jersey Society of Optometric Physicians
    — Committee on the Library, past chairman
    — Committee on Amblyopia Screening, past chairman
    — Committee on Public Information, past chairman

    — Committee on Contact Lenses, chairman
    — Committee on Low Vision, past chairman
    — Committee on Paraoptometrics, past chairman
    — Committee on Assistants to Graduates, past chairman
    — Past Liaison to 4H Vision Care Program
    — Board of Directors, past member

  • Central Jersey Optometric Society
    — Past Liaison to 4H Vision Care Program
    — Past president, vice-president and secretary

  • American Academy of Optometry
    — Past Liaison to 4H Vision Care Program
    — Fellow since 1971
    — Past Liaison to 4H Vision Care Program
    — Diplomate of the Cornea, Contact Lenses and Refractive Technology Section since 1974

  • New Jersey Journal of Optometry
    — Past Liaison to 4H Vision Care Program
    — Former contact lens editor
    — Past Liaison to 4H Vision Care Program
    — Author of various articles, 1970-1980
  • NEWENCO Alumni Association, member

  • American Optometric Society – member
Community Activities
  • Trenton Roebling Community Development Committee
    — Former member, board of directors, six years; past member
  • Invention Factory [science & technology center]
    — Former member, task force
  • Trenton City Museum, current Trustee
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