Dr. Schartman received his BA degree summa cum laude from Greensboro College in North Carolina and his MD degree from the University of Maryland. He also obtained a Master of Music degree from Catholic University in Washington, DC prior to starting medical school. His ophthalmology residency was at Penn State Hershey Medical Center, and his vitreoretinal surgery fellowship was with Retina Consultants and Albany Medical Center. Dr. Schartman has recently been named by Best Doctors, Inc. to their list of Best Doctors in America in ophthalmology, after being nominated by his peers for the honor.
Dr. Schartman has expertise in the full range of medical and surgical retina diseases, and his particular interests include retinal surgery, macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy and posterior uveitis.