Dr. Arthur Schwartz, MD

Dr. Arthur Schwartz, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 75
(9)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Arthur Schwartz, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Chevy Chase, MD and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from A Einstein Col Med Yeshiva Univ in 1968 and specializes in ophthalmology and cataract surgery.

5454 Wisconsin Ave Ste 950

Chevy Chase, MD 20815

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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Glaucoma
very high
more than 99% of peers
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
very high
more than 97% of peers
Glaucoma Surgery
high
more than 83% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Migraine
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • A Einstein Col Med Yeshiva Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Mt Sinai Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Mt Sinai Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Bascom Palmer Eye Institute Anne Bates Leach Eye Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schwartz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schwartz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schwartz to family and friends
4.1
based on 9 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Schwartz's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Doctor Schwartz's credentials speak for themselves. He is friendly and humble giving consideration to his credentials and accomplishments. I am grateful to have Doctor Schwartz and his staff as providers for my ophthalmology needs.
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Dr Schwartz is, without question, one of the finest Ophthalmologists in the country. His credentials speak for themselves, but I'm speaking from personal experience. He's a brilliant, caring visionary and I'm so thankful to have found him. And his staff... They're the best team ever!!!
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