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Your eyesight is quite possibly your greatest treasure.

With it, you're able to fully enjoy the company of your family, grasp the beauty of your surroundings, and appreciate your experiences to the fullest. Del Negro & Senft Eye Associates strives to monitor and protect your gift of sight by offering customized treatment plans as well as advanced surgical procedures for various eye diseases and conditions. Del Negro & Senft’s eye doctors in Monmouth County are committed to providing the best possible medical treatment and services. Your vision is critical to your overall health, and you can count on us to provide a treatment plan that will make a difference. Whether it concerns your annual exam, cataracts, glaucoma, cornea, or advanced surgical procedures, our team of eye doctors will provide world-class treatment and support.

Cutting Edge Technology, Top-Class Medical Knowledge, Unbridled Comfort

We recognize that if one of these values were missing, we wouldn’t be able to provide the same level of service. As such, Del Negro & Senft Eye Associates is committed to investing in modern equipment, offering the latest surgical techniques, and most of all, delivering a soothing, patient-centered experience. Our approach to treating patients is very relaxed, and every patient is treated with respect. Our team of physicians develop a customized treatment plan that's formulated to each individual patient’s needs based on thorough testing and an in-office examination. Our experienced and highly qualified physicians will not compromise in any way – whether in examination, surgery, or post-op care – to ensure that you receive nothing but quality results.

Service Beyond Our Practice

We want to maximize our patients’ time as much as possible, so for your convenience, we offer downloadable forms on our website to expedite some of the in-office processes. When navigating the downloadable forms section, you can also review information packets and presentation files that inform about cataract surgery, the importance of looking after your visual health, and much more. A strong proponent of educating the public, Del Negro & Senft Eye Associates is highly active in the community through health fairs and lectures. On an ongoing basis, the practice is also involved with various philanthropic endeavors. Trust your eye health to the most reliable eye surgeons, ophthalmologists and optometrists in Monmouth County, New Jersey. We have locations in Neptune, Red Bank, and Brick – any of which you can visit at your convenience. Keep your vision and eye health in check: call our office to schedule an appointment today.

Our Doctors

Meet the team dedicated to helping you see your best.
Ralph G. Del Negro, D.O.

Since its inception in 1992, Dr. Del Negro has been President and Managing Partner of Del Negro & Senft Eye Associates. After receiving an undergraduate degree from Lafayette College, Dr. Del Negro earned his medical degree from the University of Medicine & Dentistry of...

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Carl J. Senft, M.D.

Dr. Senft graduated from Duke University with a Bachelor of Science degree in 1989. He went on to complete a Masters in Science in Human Nutrition at Columbia University before attending Wake Forest University School of Medicine, where he received his M.D. in 1995....

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Marina Glatman, M.D.

Dr. Marina Glatman received her undergraduate degree from Amherst College where she pursued a double major in Biology and French language. Before starting medical school, Dr. Glatman was involved in research on Alzheimer’s disease at Weill Cornell Medical Center in New York. She obtained...

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What our patients have to say

WE ARE RELIABLE & TRUSTED
  • I have had a number of procedures over the years, from a deviated septum to ankle fusion – and everything in between. The cataract surgery was the simplest thing I’ve ever had. In my wife’s words, ‘They wheeled him away. I went for tea. By the time I got back they told me he was in recovery.’ It probably took longer to compose this email.

    I’m not looking forward to having the other eye fixed someday. But when that day comes, I won’t be afraid either.

    Charlie Deitz, Cataract Surgery
  • “I am extremely pleased with the results of my cataract surgery and the placement of a Toric lens. My vision is nearly perfect, that of a 20-year-old. Dr. Del Negro has earned my praise for his work. The staff as well as the surgical process are highly professional.”

    Patrick Murphy, Dr. Del Negro
  • I am very happy with the services provided, particularly my cataract lens replacement last year. Both the professional medical services and the back-office administrative services are well above average.

    Dave Birch, Cataracts
  • “I have always had great respect for Dr. Del Negro and his staff. He has been my eye physician since I relocated to this area 19 years ago. My laser procedure in May 2016 produced excellent results. I highly recommend Dr. Del Negro.”

    Jack Eisngle, Laser Procedure
  • “It was getting to the point where I felt like I had to use tape to hold my eyes open. Before the procedure I fell asleep more easily because my eyes were so downcast. My friends would often joke with me, ‘Wake up!’ and I would say, ‘I AM awake!’ They were also pleased with the results.”

    Roseann Holland, Blepharoplasty
  • “I have been going to Dr. Del Negro for my eye exams for several years and have been pleased with the visits. He is courteous and thorough. I like him.”

    Helene Moran, General Practice
  • “It is our pleasure to have Dr. Del Negro as our eye doctor. He is an exceptional doctor, very professional, kind, polite and always transparent in his advice. We find him very approachable and always pleasant to deal with. We always tell our friends that we have one of the best eye doctors.”

    Jujesti Chandra, Dr. Del Negro
  • “Dr. Glatman is the best. I would highly recommend her. Seeing, driving, and reading are greatly improved.”

    George Conti, Blepharoplasty
  • “My experience at my last two appointments with your practice was excellent. The personnel I encountered were professional, courteous, and friendly.”

    William Nowik, General Practice
  • “Dr. Senft has truly given me the gift of sight. I can’t believe a 15-minute session has completely changed my life… Dr. Senft went above and beyond to take care of me. He even came in on his day off to be there for my one-week post-op checkup. That meant a lot to me.”

    Kara Ireland, Bladeless LASIK
  • Thanks to each and every person who cared for me during, before, and after my cataract surgery. Donna (Neptune) was so efficient and helpful prior to each surgery. Mike, my driver, to and from my home. All the clerks, nurses, and doctors who made each procedure a comfortable and reassuring one. I also appreciate the service of the optician. Your office staff is the epitome of A-1 service – a five-star operation.

    Virginia Yocum, General Practice
  • “My first cataract procedure was simply marvelous – cleared up the cloudiness to restore full vision! Dr. Del Negro’s expertise and the office’s competence and courtesy are much appreciated.”

    Ed Sullivan, Cataracts
  • “Dr. Wiedeman has done an amazing job in correctly identifying our needs in order for us to have the best vision.”

    The Verdoni Family, General Practice
  • My ‘first’ visit assured me of the great care and kindness I received from Drs. Blades and Jergens during the past several years! Thank you for your future care!

    Carolyn McKinley, General Practice
  • “Dr. Del Negro – I wanted to let you know that you gave me the gift of clear vision when two other doctors failed. I can now drive at night and am much more comfortable driving during the day. I am thrilled with my new glasses. Thank you and the staff at your office.”

    Betty Udelsman, General Practice
  • “Wonderful service and excellent staff and doctors…and you get a 10 for cleanliness!”

    Jeanne Cameli, General Practice
  • “Dr. Glatman has been wonderful. The next morning I was watching TV with my glasses on as usual and had to flip up my glasses so I could read the print at the bottom of the TV screen. It was amazing! It’s definitely an adjustment—but a good one. I was used to wearing glasses for distance all those years. I keep reaching for my glasses on my head or the tip of my nose, but don’t need them anymore.”

    Maryellen Sullivan, Cataract Surgery
  • “Dr. Del Negro and staff are terrific.”

    Ronald Jerome, General Practice
  • He’s happy to report his vision acuity after surgery: “Right eye = 20/20! A home-run!” Most importantly, he now feels safe behind the wheel and can watch TV without getting annoyed: “No more near misses driving at night, can read road signs, and able to scroll the TV ticker tape at the bottom of the TV screen.”

    M. Marino, Cataract Surgery
  • Thank you for the excellent care you give. Since I have only limited vision in the right eye and no vision in the left, I trust you completely to maintain the vision that I have.

    Jean Worthington, General Practice
  • “To all that helped, thank you all for a job well done. I am 100% satisfied with my surgery and my sight. Unbelievable, fantastic! God Bless the hands that took care of my eye. It is a blessing to give back sight. My most sincere appreciation to Dr. Glatman and staff.”

    Alfred W., Surgery
  • “Dr. Shah has treated me a number of times for dry eye syndrome. She is so efficient and professional. Last time I had my appointment time mixed up with the wrong day and I was so happy she did not send me away, but told me to wait and she would see me. I have been seen at both the Neptune and Brick offices. Both staffs from each office were courteous.”

    Judy Linton, Dry Eye Syndrome
  • “Everyone is so nice and helpful. Dr. Senft was very thorough and explained everything in a manner I could understand. Thank you everyone!”

    Louise Olivera, General Practice
  • “Great place – they get you in and out pretty fast, yet the doctor spends quality time with you. Staff is wonderful.”

    Steve Quadrel, General Practice
  • “Dr. Senft has been an outstanding physician. I look forward to my next appointment. Thank you for such great care.”

    Louise Olivera, General Practice
  • “It was AAA…no real wait, Dr. liked what he saw!!! What more can a patient want?”

    Ruth Machover, General Practice
  • “My visit went very well. Waiting period was not long and exam moved right along.”

    Mike Vona, General Practice
  • “I have found every person I meet at the office to be very kind, considerate, and professional.”

    Sister Marie Keating, General Practice
  • “No more straining and squinting, and I can drive safely at all times of day and see the TV. I’m 100% satisfied, the world is so much brighter!”

  • “My experience for a number of years has always been awesome. The staff is efficient and caring, and the doctors are great!”

    Jackie Libertelli, General Practice
  • “The glasses prescribed for me by Dr. Senft on my last visit are the greatest gift. I am seeing clearly for the first time in years. Thank you so much. I am delighted.”

    Kathleen Ronnie, General Practice
  • The visit was professional, timely and informative. We are almost 20 year patients and the relationship has been a very positive one. Support staff is always ready to make each visit pleasant and less stressful. Thanks again!

    Joanne & Fred Grygiel, General Practice
  • “Dr. Shah’s personality and easy spirit relaxed me the moment she walked into the room. I have mentioned the office and doctor to others and will continue to do so.”

    Louise Messer, General Practice
  • “I would highly recommend Del Negro & Senft Eye Associates. Dr. Del Negro is an outstanding physician. He is highly competent and takes excellent care of his patients. The office is very organized and the staff is focused, attentive, and efficient. Most importantly, I trust them completely. Their efforts are greatly appreciated. I praise them whenever someone asks for a recommendation.”

    Mary Henderson, General Practice
  • “I am very pleased with your friendly conscientious office! You make me feel very welcome, answer all my concerns, and I really like Dr. Senft. Having Fuchs dystrophy is a concern for me and I feel very happy that I am in good hands.”

    Rickie Kravitz, General Practice

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