Michael L. Mund, MD

Dr. Michael Mund is an ophthalmologist treating patients in the Clifton, New Jersey office. He is an attending physician at Saint Joseph’s Regional Medical Center in Paterson, N.J., University Hospital in Newark, N.J. and Saint Mary’s General Hospital in Passaic, N.J. In addition he has been Director of Ophthalmology at Passaic Beth Israel, Passaic General Hospital, and United Hospitals.

A native of Bronx, New York, he graduated from the Bronx High School of Science, earned his bachelor’s degree from New York University and his medical degree from the State University of New York Downstate Medical Center. He completed an internship at Kings County Hospital in Brooklyn, a surgical residency at Montefiore Hospital in The Bronx and an ophthalmology residency at Beth Israel/Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Dr. Mund was an NIH-sponsored Special Research Fellow in ophthalmic pathology, studying basic foundations of diseases of the eye.

Dr. Mund is Director of Ophthalmology at Daughters of Miriam Center for the Aged, where his dedication earned him the Distinguished Service Award, and a member of the Health Advisory Committee of a U.S. congressman. He is board-certified, a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at Rutgers Medical School. He also has published many scientific papers and book chapters and given numerous scientific lectures.

Dr. Mund is married, has three children and seven grandchildren.


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