- ASSISTANT CLINICAL PROFESSOR | Ophthalmology
- Hospital Affiliation
- The Mount Sinai Hospital
Dr. Schwartz is a member of the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha honor medical society and an active fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. He is a member of the New York State Medical Society, New York County Medical Society and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery. Dr. Schwartz is a diplomat of the American Board of Ophthalmology and is fully board certified. In addition he is a clinical instructor at The Mount Sinai School of Medicine and Elmhurst General Hospital where he is involved in teaching medical students and residents in medical and surgical ophthalmology. He has also travelled internationally instructing other ophthalmologists in cataract and Refractive Surgery.
Dr. Schwartz has a strong interest in research and has published several peer reviewed articles and book chapters in the field of ophthalmology and refractive surgery. His research on intrastromal corneal rings received the Investigator's Award at the Contact Lens and Eyecare Symposium and was selected as an "emerging trend and hot topic" at the annual symposium of the Association for Research in Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences (ARVO) in 2005.
MD, Loyola University of Chicago
Internship, Transitional Internship
Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center
Mount Sinai Hospital
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Below are financial relationships with industry reported by Dr. Schwartz during 2016 and/or 2017. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.
- Gerson Lehrman Group
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