James Milite, MD

  • Eyelid Surgery & Oculoplastics


Omni Eye Services


Rochelle Park






West Orange



A 2021 Castle Connolly Top Doctor

Dr. Milite is the Chief Oculoplastic Surgeon at Omni Eye Services, specializing in the treatment of eyelid malpositions, management of periocular tumors, and care of patients with lacrimal system and orbital disease. A board-certified Ophthalmologist, he is recognized as one of the region’s most respected reconstructive and cosmetic oculoplastic surgeons. The Castle Connelly Guide has consistently selected Dr. Milite as one of the top eye surgeons in the New York Metro Area.

Dr. Milite graduated Summa Cum Laude from  Fordham University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry. He received his medical degree from the New York University School of Medicine and served as Chief Resident in general ophthalmology at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary where he completed fellowships in both ophthalmic plastic surgery and eye pathology.

Dr. Milite is a member of the ocular trauma service at The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. He is also a faculty member of The Infirmary and Mount Sinai School of Medicine and has served as a teaching attending in the OR and clinic to many eye residents and fellows. He is credentialed by the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery to train graduate ophthalmology residents as oculoplastic and orbital surgeons and provides medical care to under-served populations in the third world with the Volunteer Health Program.

Dr. Milite specializes in the following for our patients.

  • Eyelid malpositions
  • Management of periocular tumors
  • Care for patients with lacrimal system and orbital disease.


Dr. Milite is a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He is an attending physician at The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary and St Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston, NJ.

Dr. Milite was named a Top Doctor by Castle Connolly since 2005.