Christopher Dente



Dr. Christopher Dente – OD

Dr. Dente has been practicing medical and family eye care for over 15 years. He enjoys seeing patients in a more personal and unrushed atmosphere. He lives in Essex County, enjoys spending time with his daughter, extended family and close friends in addition to , walking, reading, horseback riding and swimming.

Drew University, Madison, NJ – 1994

Bascom Palmer Eye Institute 1997
University of Miami School of Medicine

Professional Training:
Pennsylvania College of Optometry 1998
Philadelphia, PA

Primary Care and Ocular Disease 1999
The Eye Institute, Philadelphia, PA

Professional Memberships:
• Staff, St. Michael’s Medical Center Department of Ophthalmology
• Fellow, American Academy of Optometry
• Member, New Jersey Society of Optometric Physicians
• Member, American Optometric Association
• Member, American Academy of Optometry

Board Certification:
• New Jersey Board Certified in the Treatment & Management of Ocular Disease
• Pennsylvania Board Certified in the Treatment & Management of Ocular Disease

Hospital Affiliations:
St. Michael’s Medical Center 2003-present
Newark, NJ