Dr. Thomas Lee Schwartz MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Thomas Schwartz is an ophthalmologist in Sarasota, Florida and is affiliated with Sarasota Memorial Health Care System. He received his medical degree from University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston and has been in practice for 29 years. Dr. Schwartz accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 45 doctors at Sarasota Memorial Health Care System who specialize in Ophthalmology. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish.

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Office Location

Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: Cornea & External Disease

Other Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Education & Medical Training

Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1985–1986

Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1989–1990

University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1986–1989

University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
Class of 1985

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified 24 years in Ophthalmology

FL State Medical License
Active through 2016

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Fellow (FAAO), American Academy of Ophthalmology

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Publications & Presentations

Weight gain, obesity, and psychotropic prescribing.
Nihalani, N., Schwartz, T.L., Siddiqui, U.A., Megna, J.L.

A neuroscientific update on monoamine oxidase and its inhibitors.
Schwartz, T. L.

A neuroscientific update on monoamine oxidase and its inhibitors.
Schwartz, T. L.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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