William H. Constad, M.D.

William H. Constad, M.D. Comprehensive Ophthalmologist

William H. Constad, M.D.


Specialties:
Cornea surgery and diseases
Corneal transplants
Cataract surgery
Refractive and advanced anterior segment surgery

 

Ophthalmologist and Partner

William H. Constad, M.D., is an ophthalmologist and partner at Hudson Eye Physicians & Surgeons, LLC, who has been with the practice since 1985. Dr. Constad is an accomplished eye surgeon specializing in cornea-related surgeries and transplants, cataract surgery, and refractive surgery. He sees patients in the Bayonne, Jersey City, and Millburn offices.

He is known for his success with intraocular lens implants and is a seasoned LASIK and PRK surgeon who uses premium technologies like Restor, Restor Toric, Crystalens, Trulign, Tecnis and Symfony. He also helps patients who need specialty contact lens fittings due to keratoconus and scarring, or after corneal transplantation or refractive surgery.

Dr. Constad is a clinical professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School Department Of Ophthalmology & Visual Science who actively participates in teaching and research, and is affiliated with Jersey City Medical Center and St. Barnabas Medical Center in New Jersey.


Medical education and training in ophthalmology

Dr. Constad completed his ophthalmology residency at UMDNJ (now Rutgers New Jersey Medical School) and then furthered his training by completing a fellowship in diseases and surgeries of the cornea with Dr. Jorge Buxton at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary.
Dr. Constad was certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology in 1985.


Honors and awards as a top ophthalmologist in NJ

Dr. Constad serves as Medical Director of Eversight New Jersey, the New Jersey eye bank, and has been on its Board of Trustees for over 10 years. He was honored by Eversight with its “Man of Vision” award in 2012, and received the Founder’s Award from the Eversight Board in 2014.
He served on the editorial board for the Mount Sinai Journal of Medicine for several years, and has contributed numerous articles and textbook chapters to the ophthalmic literature.

Dr. Constad has been listed among the Top Doctors in the New York Metropolitan Area and in New Jersey since 1998.


Related contributions to ophthalmology

Dr. Constad has been involved with the ongoing evolution of electronic medical records, designing the database that is used in the Hudson Eye Physicians & Surgeons, LLC, practice. He is in partnership with Patrick Marri, a programmer, at DocVault, LLC, a company offering software packages for document and image storage and for vision testing.