About This Doctor

Arthur Schwartz


5454 Wisconsin Ave. #950
Chevy Chase, MD 20815



Special Interests

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

Hospital Affiliations

  • Washington Hospital Center

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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 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