Welcome to Lakeland Ophthalmology

Our friendly staff is dedicated to taking care of all of your eye care needs. Whether you need a medical eye exam or you’re just looking for new glasses or contact lenses, you’ve come to the right place! Our team of doctors can diagnose your problem and provide the most up-to-date medical treatment, including laser cataract surgery. We can help you select eyeglasses and provide contact lenses to suit your prescription and your lifestyle. Whether you’re looking for eyeglasses for everyday, designer sunglasses or protective eyewear for sports, our Optical Shop offers the latest styles.


Meet James M. Hirschfeld, M.D.

James M. Hirschfeld, M.D. offers professional, comprehensive eye care in a pleasant and no-hassle environment. Dr. Hirschfeld utilizes state-of-the-art equipment and techniques to give you the best results. Rely on Dr. Hirschfeld for all of your eye care needs, including routine eye exams, prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses, and delicate laser and micro-surgical procedures. Our friendly staff is dedicated to taking care of all of your eye care needs.

Dr. Hirschfeld is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, the Medical Society of New Jersey, the New Jersey Academy of Ophthalmology, and is on the executive committee of the Morris County Medical Society. He is on staff at Saint Clare’s Hospital’s Denville and Dover locations, as well as Lenox Hill Hospital and the Manhattan Eye, Ear, and Throat Hospital.

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High Quality Service & State of the Art Technology

Dr. Hirschfeld provides expert quality to treat a range of eye diseases including cataractsglaucomadiabetic eye diseasedry eye , and macular degeneration. Dr. Hirschfeld performs state-of-the-art laser cataract surgery utilizing the most current techniques to minimize the need for eyeglasses after surgery. Comprehensive scanning laser diagnostic testing is available for early detection of glaucoma. Additionally, medication and laser surgery are offered if glaucoma is detected.

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Optical Shop

In addition to the comprehensive ophthalmology services Dr. Hirschfeld provides, our practice also features an optical shop with a wide array of eyeglass frames and contact lenses to suit every budget. We offer patients frames from many elite designers, as well as stylish yet affordable alternatives. We also carry a full line of frames for children and teens.

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