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Arthur L. Schwartz

Ophthalmology

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Chevy Chase 301-657-5700 5454 Wisconsin Ave. #950 Chevy Chase, MD 20815 Directions →

Insurance Participation

CareFirst BC BS, CIGNA, Kaiser Permanente, Medicaid, Medicare, NC PPO, OneNet, United Health Care

Hospital Affiliations

Washington Hospital Center.

Additional Information

Special interest in glaucoma, cataracts, laser surgery for glaucoma.

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About
Dr. Arthur Schwartz is a specialist in glaucoma and cataracts and has done pioneering work in laser surgery for glaucoma. His colleagues across the country selected him to be included in "Best Doctors in America," a national publication. In addition to his clinical practice, Dr. Schwartz lectures, teaches, and has supervised glaucoma research studies sponsored by the National Institutes of Health.

Education:

Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miami, FL, National Institutes of Health– Special Fellowship in Glaucoma
Mount Sinai Medical School, NY, NY – Ophthalmology Residency, Chief Resident
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, NY, NY – M.D., Alpha Omega Alpha
Columbia College, NY, NY – B.A.

Academic Appointments and Affiliations

Georgetown University Medical Center, Clinical Associate Professor
Washington Hospital Center, Glaucoma Review Board, Chairman
Washington Hospital Center, Glaucoma Service, Director
American Academy of Ophthalmology, Fellow
American Glaucoma Society, Charter Member
Washington Academy of Ophthalmology, Charter Member

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