Dr. Saji Mathew

Optometric Physician

Over the past 7 years, Dr. Mathew has been a leading Optometric Physician, practicing within the Pearl Vision® at the Quakerbridge Mall.

In order to serve you better and provide state of the art eye care, Dr. Mathew has moved and opened Hamilton 20/20 Eye Care.

Hamilton 20/20 Eye Care is at an even more convenient location, just a few short miles down the same road as the Quakerbridge Mall.

Click here for directions

PROFESSIONAL PROFILE


Hard-working, dedicated Doctor of Optometry with the business savvy and exceptional communication and people skills essential for private practice. Over thirteen years experience diagnosing, managing, and treating ocular conditions and diseases, coupled with providing high quality patient care.

Key accomplishments include:


-Ten years practice management experience as a successful independent practitioner
-Large, loyal patient base
-Strong marketing abilities resulting in approximately 30% increase in new patients
-Excellent organizational and business skills, including proven ability in financial management and business operations
-Thorough understanding of billing and coding, as well as relevant regulatory requirements
-Hired and supervised office management staff and technicians, in addition to trained interns

EDUCATION


PENNSYLVANIA COLLEGE OF OPTOMETRY, Philadelphia, PA
Doctorate degree of Optometry May 1997
Bachelor of Science May 1994

LA SALLE UNIVERSITY, Philadelphia, PA
Bachelor of Arts May 1993

CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSURE

Board Certification in Optometry-1997-National Board of Examiners in Optometry
Board Certification in Treatment and Management of Ocular Disease-1997-Inter national
Association of Boards of Examiners in Optometry
Pennsylvania State License-Optometrist-Therapeutics/Glaucoma 1997# OEG000876
New Jersey State License-Optometrist 1999 #27OA00563600
New Jersey State License-Therapeutics Certification 1999 #27TO00103000

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

MATHEW EYE ASSOCIATES P.C. – Lawrenceville, NJ 9/2004 - 10/2010
current President, Optometric Physician
-Successfully operating independent practice
-Leasing optometric physician office space next to retail chain-Pearle Vision Center
-Performed comprehensive eye examinations, contact lens examinations, and treatment and management of ocular disease, including diagnosis of conditions caused by systemic diseases such as diabetes and high blood pressure and referring patients to other health practitioners as needed
-Participating in co-management of patient care with local ophthalmologists regarding patients in need of pharmaceutical and surgical interventions
-Managing business functions including insurance billing & coding, budgeting, and financial management
-Maintaining and properly documenting patient medical records
-Managing staff of office management personnel and technicians
-Mentored and trained optometry intern

MATHEW EYE ASSOCIATES P.C. – Philadelphia, PA 3/2000 - 3/2007
President, Optometric Physician
-Successfully operated independent practice
-Leased optometric physician office space next to retail chain-Pearle Vision Center
-Performed comprehensive eye examinations, contact lens examinations, and treatment and management of ocular disease, including diagnosis of conditions caused by systemic diseases such as diabetes and high blood pressure and referring patients to other health practitioners as needed
-Participating in co-management of patient care with local ophthalmologists regarding patients in need of pharmaceutical and surgical interventions
-Managing business functions including insurance billing & coding, budgeting, and financial management
-Maintained and properly documented patient medical records
-Managing staff of office management personnel and technicians
-Mentored and trained optometry interns

DR. PINARD AND ASSOCIATES – Vineland, NJ 9/1999 - 3/2000
Associate Optometric Physician
-Practiced in office space next to retail chain- Lens Crafters
-Performed comprehensive eye examinations, contact lens examinations, treatment and management of ocular disease
-Participated in co-management of patient care with local ophthalmologists, regarding patients in need of pharmaceutical and surgical interventions

DR. DUFFY AND ASSOCIATES – Philadelphia, PA 9/1997 - 9/1999
Associate Optometric Physician
-Practiced in office space next to retail chain- Lens Crafters
-Performed comprehensive eye examinations, contact lens examinations, treatment and management of ocular disease
-Participated in co-management of patient care with local ophthalmologists, regarding patients in need of pharmaceutical and surgical interventions

LANGUAGES
Fluent in English and conversational Malayalam (South Indian language)

REFERENCES
Available upon request

(609) 689-3100

3100 Quakerbridge Road
Mercerville, New Jersey

Monday: 10-7
Tuesday: 10-7
Wednesday: closed
Thursday: 10-7
Friday: 10-5
Saturday: 10-3
Sunday: closed

 

Serving the following communities: Trenton, Princeton, East Windsor, West Windsor, Hopewell, Lawrence, Lawrenceville, Pennington, Robinsville, Hamilton Square, Mercerville