Stephen H. Uretsky, M.D.
Comprehensive Ophthalmologist & Cataract Surgeon
Stephen Uretsky, M.D. is a Comprehensive Ophthalmologist & Cataract Surgeon and is the Founder and Medical Director of Coastal Jersey Eye Center. Dr. Uretsky earned his medical degree at George Washington University School of Medicine where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society, followed by an internship in Internal Medicine at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital of Boston, and then his residency in Ophthalmology at the Eye and Ear Hospital of Pittsburgh. Dr. Uretsky founded Coastal Jersey Eye Center, a trusted source for eye care in southern New Jersey, in 1983.
Dr. Uretsky sees patients in need of routine & complex eye care including eye exams for cataracts, cataract surgery & lens implants (IOL) for astigmatism and near vision, glaucoma & retinal disease, such as retinal detachment, diabetic retinopathy & macular degeneration (AMD) & help for dry eyes. In addition, he provides routine annual eye exams for eyeglasses and contact lenses. Dr. Uretsky is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology (ABO), is a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO), served as Chief of Ophthalmology at Shore Medical Center and is a Founder & Past-President of the Jersey Shore Ambulatory Surgery Center.