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Elyse Trastman-Caruso, M.D.

She received her Bachelor of Science degree magna cum laude with election to Phi Beta Kappa from Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. She is a graduate with honors from Albert Einstein School of Medicine in the Bronx, NY with election to the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society. Dr. Trastman-Caruso completed her medical internship at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York, NY and completed her residency in Ophthalmology at the prestigious New York Eye and Ear Infirmary in New York City. She completed a fellowship in glaucoma at the world-renown Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia. She is a Diplomat of the American Board of Ophthalmology and a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Glaucoma Society. Dr. Caruso was an instructor of residents at the Wills Eye Hospital prior to moving to New Jersey. She specializes in the medical and surgical management of glaucoma.