After earning an undergraduate degree in accounting from the University of Illinois and working in public accounting for 4 years, Dr. Allison Gunzburg returned to school to pursue a lifelong interest in medicine. She attended Northwestern University Medical School and later completed her residency at the University of Chicago, earning the Excellence in Patient Care award.
Dr. Gunzburg then moved to St. Louis, Missouri, to complete fellowship training in cornea and refractive surgery. She practiced in St. Louis for four years and was named a Top Doctor, before relocating to New Jersey, where she has practiced since 2008.
As an experienced board certified ophthalmologist and eye surgeon, Dr. Gunzburg specializes in comprehensive ophthalmology, cataract and refractive surgery, and glaucoma procedures. She is especially skilled in laser cataract surgery and intraocular lens implants, helping patients achieve optimal surgical results. In addition, Dr. Gunzburg treats glaucoma, combining glaucoma procedures—including lasers and implantable drainage devices—with cataract surgery when appropriate. She also takes a special interest in understanding and treating the nuances of the potentially frustrating condition of dry eye disease.