Dr. George Schmidt, OD

Optometry  |  
Male  |  
Age 67
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Dr. George Schmidt, OD
Dr. Schmidt is renown for his nutritional eyecare website, which for 22 years has been a top site for ocular nutrition research in the internet. He was a co-founder of the Ocular Nutrition Society in 2009. Personally, he has four children and five grandchildren, and has broken several world and national Masters swimming records and has won several gold medals at the World Masters Games and the National Senior Olympics. He still competes regularly around the world.

Gardens Eyecare

9123 N Military Trl Ste 101

Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410

Contact Information
Dr. George Schmidt, OD

Dr. George Schmidt, OD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Davis Vision
  • EyeMed Vision Care
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Superior Vision
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Vision Benefits of America
  • Vision Service Plan (VSP)

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Care Philosophy

We provide top quality vision and eye care utilizing new technology. We practice holistically, utilizing medications as well as preventive nutritional and other therapies to provide optimal care for our patients.
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Specialties

  • Optometry
  • Contact Lens Fitting
  • Nutritional Therapy
0

Board Certifications

Dr. Schmidt does not have any board certifications listed.

18

Conditions Treated

  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Astigmatism
  • Cataract
  • Corneal Abrasion
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Disease
  • Eyelid Inflammation
  • Farsightedness
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Refractive Error
  • Retina Diseases
17

Procedures

  • Allergy Treatment
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Eye Drops
  • Eye Examination
  • Eyeglasses
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • LASIK
  • Post-Operative Care
  • Punctal Plug Insertion
  • Retinal Testing
  • Soft Contact Lenses
  • Vision Screening

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • The Ohio State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • Ohio State University / College Of Optometry
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Usaf Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • The Ohio State University College Of Optometry
    Other Education | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Schmidt has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Schmidt has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schmidt's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schmidt to family and friends
4.8
based on 5 total reviews
Dr. Schmidt'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
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Dr. Schmidt accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna PPO
  • AvMed
    AvMed PPO
    Open Access
    Select Plus PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Access PPO
    Blue Advantage PPO
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Choice PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Federal Employee Program BlueVision - High Option
    Federal Employee Program BlueVision - Standard Option
    Medicare Blue PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Davis Vision
  • EyeMed Vision Care
  • Humana
    Choice PPO
    Gold Plus Choice PPO
    Humana PPO
  • Medicare
    Medicare Advantage PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Superior Vision
  • Tricare
    Family Health Plan PPO
    Standard
    Tricare PPO
    Tricare South
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Neighborhood Health Partnership
    Options PPO
  • Vision Benefits of America
  • Vision Service Plan (VSP)

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