Dr. Barbara Schwartz, MD

Dr. Barbara Schwartz, MD

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Dr. Barbara Schwartz, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Edison, NJ and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University in 1994 and specializes in ophthalmology.

2177 Oak Tree Rd Ste 203

Edison, NJ 08820

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Schwartz performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Glaucoma
normal
more than 66% of peers
Blindness
normal
more than 44% of peers
Corneal Erosion
normal
more than 42% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Physician Specialties*

51  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bacterial Conjunctivitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Giant Papillary Conjunctivitis
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, C
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, D
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, F
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Still's Disease
  • Stye
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects

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6  Procedures

  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Laser Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Vision Screening

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • New Rochelle Hospital Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Albert Einstein College Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Lsu Eye Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schwartz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schwartz's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schwartz to family and friends
13 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Schwartz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Dr. Schwartz gave me the most comprehensive exam I have ever experienced. In the last year, I've been diagnosed with a serious eye condition and see a retinal specialist regularly. With Dr. Schwartz and my retinal specialist, I know the health of my eyes is in good hands. Dr. Schwartz's...more
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Dr. Schwartz's bedside manner was incredible. She was very friendly, polite, and professional. She was very easy to communicate with. She listened to what I had to say about my vision problems and her examination was more than thorough as the exam lasted more than a half an hour. When the exam was...more
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Dr. Schwartz. Is a very thorough doctor who takes the time to listen to her patients. If it wasn't for her diligence I would not have been diagnosed so quickly with a disease that could have made me blind. Her suspicions were correct when she sent me to a specialist and I was diagnosed with...more
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My husband and I went to Dr. Schwartz for a variety of eye conditions. She is extremely knowledgeable, compassionate and thorough. We have found her very helpful to address our medical conditions.
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I recommend Dr. B. Schwartz to anyone looking for an excellent doctor. My husband, sons and daughter-in-law all use Dr.Schwartz. We wouldn't use anyone else. She is a 10 plus!!!
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