Dr. Barry Edison received his medical degree in 1996 from NYCOM medical school in Long Island, New York and completed his internship at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. He accomplished his residency in ophthalmology at Albany Medical Center in Albany, New York. He completed his medical training at the University of Vermont, serving as their first fellow in neuro-ophthalmolgy and oculoplastics. He became board certified in 2001.
Dr. Edison is in private practice in Eatontown, Brick, and Hamilton New Jersey. He is a clinical instructor of medical students and residents at Jersey Shore University Medical Center in Neptune, NJ and Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch, NJ. He serves as a staff attending physician in both hospitals as well as Riverview Medical Center in Red Bank, NJ.
Over the past 10 years Dr. Edison has been performing various cosmetic procedures including upper and lower lid blepharoplasties, brow lifts, ptosis repairs, BOTOX, and dermal fillers. As a fellow in oculoplastics he has performed over 2000 medical eyelid surgeries for conditions of lid malpositioning, thyroid disease, skin cancer repairs, orbital fractures, and tear duct blockages.
He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, New Jersey State Ophthalmology Society, and Monmouth County Osteopathic Association.
Dr. Edison contines to play competitive tennis, where he competed in NCAA1 at Rutgers University. He is also a classically trained pianist. He mostly plays for his wife Joanne and his two children.