Welcome to the Newark location of Reed Eye Associates, a six location Ophthalmology practice. Located on Driving Park Ave, this is the most recently opened of our offices. The office is located at the entrance to the Newark- Wayne Community Hospital. Ophthalmologist Ronald Reed, MD, along with our optometrists, opticians, and staff here in Newark work closely as a team to provide you with the highest level of eye care and service. We want to exceed your expectations.
Meet Our Newark Location Doctors
We have 3 optometrists and 1 Medical Doctors on staff to help meet all your optical needs
Ronald R. Reed, MD, received his bachelor degree in mathematics from Colgate University, his medical degree from the University of Connecticut. He did extensive medical research in the areas of control of brain blood flow, stroke therapy and endotoxin shock. He remains the only medical student ever invited to be the guest speaker to the Society of University Surgeons. He developed a technique to measure blood brain flow. He was asked by Dr. DeBakey, the noted heart surgeon, to share his work with their research team. He was the guest of National Public Radio and Radio-Free Europe. His work is published in Journal of Neurosurgery, Journal of Surgery, Surgery Gynecology and Obstetrics and textbook “Thyroid”. Dr. Reed practiced Emergency Room Medicine for 2 years. Dr. Reed was an Ophthalmology Resident at the world renowned Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia. He was the recipient of the James Slipman Award for outstanding research at Wills Eye Hospital.
Reed Eye Associates Founder and Medical Director, Dr. Ronald Reed has earned a reputation for excellence as one of the nation’s leading cataract and lens replacement surgeons, performing over 25,000 cataract surgeries. Dr. Reed has taught cataract surgery around the world.
Dr. Reed was born in New York City. He has lived the majority of his life in Rochester. Having raised three children, he and his wife Krista reside in Rochester with their two Havanese dogs, Carlos and Tomas.
Kelly Farrar, OD
Kelly Farrar, OD, was raised in Warrensburg, New York. She received a Bachelor of Science from St. John Fisher College during her undergraduate studies. Dr. Farrar earned her Doctorate of Optometry from Pennsylvania College of Optometry in 1996. During that time she received honors in externships at Suburban General Hospital, Norristown, PA and at the Retina and Diabetic Eye Institute, Havertown, PA.
Dr. Farrar has practiced in both Massachusetts and New York. She has been living and working in the Monroe/Wayne/Ontario county area for the last fourteen years. Dr. Farrar lives with her husband and son in Webster. She enjoys horseback riding, photography, and Kuk Sool Won, a Korean martial art in which she earned her black belt in 2011.