Dr. Gail Schwartz, MD

Dr. Gail Schwartz, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Gail Schwartz, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Baltimore, MD and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med in 1991 and specializes in ophthalmology.

6565 N Charles St Ste 302

Baltimore, MD 21204

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Glaucoma Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 99% of peers
Blindness
very high
more than 95% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

60  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Ophthalmoplegia
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sympathetic Uveitis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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8  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Eye Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Trabeculotomy Ab Externo
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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

  • Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Pennsylvania Hospital Of University Of Pennsylvania Health System
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Sinai Hospital Of Baltimore
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Wilmer Eye Inst-Johns Hopkins U
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schwartz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schwartz's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schwartz to family and friends
14 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

wow. what a great doctor. dr schwartz went over and beyond helping me to find a surgeon when i injured my eye/ face in a fall. she made many calls to find the right surgeon for me. she called me to follow up on how i was doing a number of times. i wish all of my doctors were as great as dr schwartz...more
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Dr. Schwartz is a very professional, kind, understanding, and extremely knowledgeable physician. She has performed four different surgeries on me, all very successful, explaining each step as we went. Her office staff is exceptional, and understanding. I would recommend this practice to anyone...more
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I have been seeing her for years. Very professional easy to talk with and available when needed.
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