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Jeffrey L. Oberman, M.D.

jeffrey l oberman MD

Dr. Oberman has been practicing ophthalmology in Fairfield County since 1980. He is currently a senior attending at Norwalk Hospital, and chairman of the section of ophthalmology.

In his established career, Dr. Oberman has presented original research at the American Academy of Ophthalmology and published work in several journals, including the New England Journal of Medicine. He has lectured locally at Norwalk Hospital, the Norwalk Department of Health, the American Diabetes Association, the Society of Ophthalmic Personnel at Yale, and the Connecticut Society of Ophthalmic Personnel.

In addition to providing general ophthalmology services, including comprehensive eye exams, Dr. Oberman specializes in treating eye disorders such as diabetic eye disease, cataracts, glaucoma, and various ocular surgical procedures.



  • Comprehensive Eye Exams
  • Diabetic Eye Care
  • Glaucoma
  • Cataracts
  • Lens Implants
  • Dry Eye
  • Surgical Correction of Presbyopia
  • Refractive Lens Exchange
  • Contact Lens Fittings
  • Meibomian Gland Dysfunction
  • Ocular Rosacea
  • Allergy-Related Eye Problems
  • Blepharitis
  • Conjunctival Chalasis, Tumors, & Cysts
  • Punctal Plugs


Medical School

Albany Medical College of Union University, Albany, NY


Pediatrics – Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, FL


Ophthalmology – Pittsburgh Eye and Ear Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA


  • English


  • The American Board of Ophthalmology

Professional Societies

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Medical Association
  • Connecticut Society of Eye Physicians
  • Connecticut State Medical Society
  • Fairfield County Medical Society – Member of Occupational Health & Safety Committee
  • Norwalk Medical Society
  • American Diabetes Association – Member Board of Directors, Fairfield Chapter
  • Fairfield County Public Health Committee


  • Several national professional journals, including the New England Journal of Medicine and the Archives of Ophthalmology


  • Fairfield County Top Doctor 2022 – Westport Magazine
  • American Medical Association’s Physician Recognition Award (1998-2001, 2003-2006, 2008-2011, 2012-2014)
  • Connecticut Magazine’s “Top Doctor” award (2009-2016)
  • Patient’s Choice Award (2010, 2011, 2015, 2016)
  • Named to “America’s Top Physicians” by Consumers’ Research Council of America
  • Eye Care America 25 Years of Service Award