Dr. Courtland Schmidt Jr, MD

Dr. Courtland Schmidt Jr, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
59 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Courtland Schmidt Jr, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Marlton, NJ and has been practicing for 28 years. He specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

Ophthalmic Partners

775 E Route 70 Ste F180

Marlton, NJ 08053
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Advantra
  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Community Health Choice
  • Consumer Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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

Glaucoma Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
more than 69% of peers

Dr. Schmidt Jr's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Schmidt Jr's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Schmidt Jr "Dr. Schmidt received his undergraduate degree from Yale College and his medical degree (with honors) from Wayne State University School of Medicine, where he was elected to the AOA honor society. He completed an internship at St. Francis Hospital in Evanston, Illinois and did an Ophthalmology Residency at Wills Eye Hospital where he also completed his Glaucoma Fellowship. He is currently an Assistant Surgeon on the Glaucoma Service at Wills Eye Hospital, and is Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University. He is on staff at numerous hospitals in the Delaware Valley and in the New Jersey area with offices in Pennsylvania at the Wills Eye Hospital Glaucoma Service and in Bala Cynwyd, as well as in Marlton, Northfield, and Vineland, New Jersey. Dr. Schmidt has co-authored many publications and is a member of the American Glaucoma Society. He teaches residents and fellows on the Glaucoma Service of the Wills Eye Hospital and has lectured and taught locally and nationally. He is listed as one of the "Best Doctors in America 2008-09."
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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

2  Conditions Treated

  • Glaucoma
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)

6  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Trabeculectomy
  • Trabeculotomy Ab Externo
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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.


  • Yale University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • Wayne State University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Saint Francis Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Wills Eye Institute
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Wills Eye Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schmidt Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schmidt Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schmidt Jr to family and friends
10 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Schmidt Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Schmidt is very thorough and explains things well. He does not seem to jump right to surgery but tries to treat with medications first.
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Dr. Schmidt is extremely thorough, he explains conditions, etc. without talking down to the patient. He knowledgeable and does not hesitate to answer questions. I feel as if my eyesight is in good hands.
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