Joseph Shovlin MD Ophthalmologist Oculofacial Reconstructive & Cosmetic Plastic Surgeon

Joseph Shovlin, M.D.

Oculofacial Reconstructive & Cosmetic Plastic Surgeon

Joseph Shovlin, M.D. is an Ophthalmologist, Cataract, Oculofacial Reconstructive & Cosmetic Plastic Surgeon at Matossian Eye Associates in Pennington & Hamilton NJ and Doylestown in Bucks County, PA.  Dr. Shovlin received his medical degree from University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ). He then completed a residency in Ophthalmology at The New York Hospital-Cornell Medical College followed by a fellowship in Oculofacial Plastic and Reconstructive surgery at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics.


Dr. Shovlin specializes in blepharoplasty “eyelifts” or cosmetic eyelid surgery for baggy, puffy eyelids as well as cheek, midface, brow and forehead surgery to lift troublesome areas. He has special expertise in eyelid surgery to correct ptosis or “droopy” eyelids, minimally invasive tear duct surgery and repair of eyelids that unnaturally turn inward or outward as well as eyelid and orbital reconstruction after trauma or ocular tumor surgery. Dr. Shovlin is dedicated to helping patients look their best with techniques of facial rejuvenation for men and women using non surgical treatments & injections to minimize or eliminate the effects of aging. These include treatment for dark circles, eyelid bags, creases, folds, fine lines and wrinkles. His approach for women is to restore their natural, refreshed, youthful appearance by gently tightening, volumizing and lifting the delicate eye, facial features and chin. For men, Dr. Shovlin strives to maintain an energetic, masculine but softened ruggedness.

Professional Memberships

Dr. Shovlin is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology (ABO), a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) and the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS).