Neil Kalbag, M.D.

Dr. Kalbag is a board-certified ophthalmologist with specialized training in vitreoretinal diseases and surgery. He has conducted research, authored manuscripts, and has earned several awards for his commitment to ophthalmic knowledge. In his spare time, Dr. Kalbag enjoys creative writing, graphic design, digital animation, music composition, and reading.

In addition to providing general ophthalmology services, including comprehensive eye exams, Dr. Kalbag specializes in diabetic eye care, treating retinal issues, and eye disorders such as glaucoma, cataracts, and macular degeneration.

Education

Medical School

Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ

Residency

Internal Medicine – St. Luke’s University Hospital, Bethlehem, PA
Ophthalmology – Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ

Fellowship

Vitreoretinal Diseases and Surgery – Northwestern Medicine, Chicago, IL

Languages

  • English

Certifications

  • American Board of Ophthalmology

Publications

  • Several poster presentations and manuscripts, including research published in Journal of Glaucoma

Awards

  • Certificate, Outstanding Achievement and Excellence in the Ophthalmic Knowledge Assessment Program (June 2016 & 2017)
  • Cento Amici Ophthalmology Award (May 2014)    
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society (April 2013)
  • Dr. Paul Miranti Award for Outstanding Achievement in Anatomy (Rutgers NJMS – May 2011)