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We asked more than 26,000 New Jersey doctors to tell us which of their fellow practitioners they consider New Jersey’s best doctors. The result: Our 2021 Jersey Choice list of the state’s 1,142 Top Doctors, as chosen by their peers. View our methodology, frequently asked questions and professional advisory board here.

J Engel, MD

About J Engel

A fellowship trained and board certified ophthalmologist, Dr. Engel founded University Children’s Eye Center in 1993 as the go-to experts in pediatric eye disease, including cataracts and other genetic disorders.

The developer of an adjustable suture technique to correct strabismus, he and his partners comprise the Division of Pediatric Ophthalmology at Rutgers-RWJ University Hospital, and Saint Peter’s University Hospital, with Dr. Engel serving as the division chief.

Dr. Engel is also an attending physician at Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia.