Dr. Howard F. Fine joined NJRetina in 2009. Dr. Fine received his dual undergraduate degrees in chemical engineering and biology from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, a Master’s in clinical trials from Duke University, and his medical degree with honors from Harvard Medical School. He completed his ophthalmology residency at the Johns Hopkins Wilmer Eye Institute, a uveitis research fellowship at the National Eye Institute, and his two-year medical and surgical retina fellowship at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center in New York.
Dr. Fine sits on the editorial board of the journal Retina, as well as on the editorial board of Ophthalmic Surgery Lasers & Imaging. He has received several national honors including the Heed Ophthalmic Fellowship Award and the Ronald G. Michels Retina Fellowship Award. Dr. Fine was elected into the Retina Society and has been selected multiple years for NJ Monthly Top Doctors, Best Doctors in New Jersey, and Best Doctors in America. Dr. Fine has been recognized as one of the top 150 most innovative retina specialists worldwide with the prestigious Ocular Surgery 150 Award.