Diann M. Brophy, OD

Dr. Diann M. Brophy moved to our area and joined Short Hills Ophthalmology in January, 2017. Dr. Brophy has been practicing with an ophthalmic surgical/medical practice for the past twelve years near her home town, Long Beach Island, NJ.

After graduating from Delaware Valley University with a Bachelors of Science in Microbiology and Biotechnology, Dr. Brophy graduated with Honors from The New England College of Optometry in 2004.

Dr. Brophy is very comfortable managing and treating pathology such as diabetes, glaucoma, and macular disease, as well as co-managing surgical patients with our chief surgeon, Dr. Michael Farbowitz.

Dr. Brophy had LASIK in 2009, and is available to discuss, educate, and order testing such as topography, orbscan, and pachymetry to assess your refractive surgery (LASIK) candidacy.

Dr. Brophy enjoys volunteering with the NJ Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired, The Special Olympics, The Wounded Warrior Project, The Brain Tumor Society, Autism Speaks, and The Boys and Girls Club of Hoboken.

In addition, Dr. Brophy has had extensive training in silicone hydrogel contact lenses, specialty contact lens therapy implementing SynergEyes Hybrid lenses, and Orthokeratology in non-surgical candidates.

In her spare time, Dr. Brophy and her husband enjoy hiking, biking, kayaking, and outdoor sports. Dr. Brophy has completed one marathon, three triathlons, three half marathons, and several 5k charity runs.


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Patient Testimonials

Staff and services rated 10 out of 10. The results are truly excellent.

- B.C. 25 - Finance

Dr. Farbowitz took the time to answer all of my questions and alleviated any fears I had of the procedure. Its hard for me to remember what life was like with glasses. Its so much better playing sports, swimming, waking up in the morning, watching movies, etc.

- A.W. 41 - Accountant

To me this is all a dream and each day that I wake up I have Dr. Farbowitz and his staff to thank! I would recommend Short Hills Ophthalmology, specifically Dr. Farbowitz, to my family and friends, as well as anyone else who is considering having LASIK. You will not be disappointed!

- J.P. 24 - Teacher

As a result of Dr. Farbowitz performing LASIK surgery has given me a sense of liberation from glasses and contacts that feels indescribable.

- J.T. 29 - TV Station Operations Manager

Having LASIK performed by Dr. Farbowitz was truly amazing. The doctor and his staff made me feel comfortable before, during and after the procedure.

- D.S. 31 - Pharmaceutical Manager

Everyone was very professional, accommodating, excellent approach to flawless surgery, accessible and very congenial.

- L.M. 38 - Public Relations Consultant

Dr. Farbowitz and his staff are very professional, very timely and very confidence inspiring!

- A.J. 42 - Derivative Marketer

What I liked best was that I received a thorough explanation of what to expect, a comprehensive exam and friendly professional eye care.

- D.B. 53 - Paralegal