Dr. Sara Schmitz, OD

Dr. Sara Schmitz, OD

Optometry  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 39
Dr. Sara Schmitz, OD is an optometrist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 13 years. She graduated from University Of Missouri / Saint Louis Campus / College Of Optometry in 2005 and specializes in optometry, occupational optometry, and more.Read her story

2533 Woodson Rd

Saint Louis, MO 63114

Contact Information

(314) 423-3874

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Illinois
  • Coventry Health Care of Missouri
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • 5 More

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This content was provided by Dr. Schmitz "Dr. Sara Schmitz grew up in Southern Illinois and graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Chemistry from Southern Illinois University in Carbondale. She earned her Doctor of Optometry degree from the University of Missouri – St. Louis College of Optometry. Dr. Schmitz joined Overland Optical Family Eye Care in 2007. She has a special interest in primary care optometry, with an emphasis in ocular disease. This includes fitting contact lenses and prescribing eyeglasses, as well as the treatment and management of dry eye syndrome, ocular allergies, glaucoma, macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy. She also specializes in foreign body removal, specialty contact lenses and surgery co-management. Dr. Schmitz is a member of the American Optometric Association, the Missouri Optometric Association, the Saint Louis Optometric Society, and the Heart of America Contact Lens Society. In her free time, Dr. Schmitz enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter. She and her family are big fans of all the St. Louis sports teams and enjoy cheering on the Cardinals and Blues."
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5  Specialties

  • Optometry
  • Occupational Optometry
  • Pediatric Optometry
  • Sports Vision
  • Vision Therapy

1  Board Certifications

  • Optometry
    Accredited by: American Board of Optometry

19  Conditions Treated

16  Procedures

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

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  • Southern Illinois University-Carbondale
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2001
  • University Of Missouri / Saint Louis Campus / College Of Optometry
    Medical School | Graduated 2005

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Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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