Dr. Jackie L Schwartz is a Board Certified Optometrist practicing general optometry and medical optometry in The Fort Lauderdale area for 30 years. She grew up on Long Island and attended the University of Florida, home of the Florida Gators. She received her optometric degree from Southern College of Optometry where she did advanced contact lens training at the prestigious Park Avenue practice of Farkas, Farkas and Kasslow in New York City.
As a participant in the Broward County Optometric community, she served on the board of the Broward County Optometric Association and as an adjunct professor at Nova Southeastern College of Optometry educating fourth year students in their clinical studies. She has been the optometric physician for numerous national studies for Diabetes, Macular Degeneration, and Alzheimer’s disease and involved in clinical trials for new contact lenses and intraocular lenses.
Dr. Schwartz is skilled in fitting general and the most advanced specialty contact lenses, including toric lenses for astigmatism, multifocal contacts for seeing both far and near, and rigid gas permeable contacts for corneal irregularities such as keratoconus. She is also knowledgeable in the most advanced eyeglass lens technology. As a Certified Optometrist, Dr Schwartz treats many eye illnesses and diseases such as dry eyes, conjunctivitis (pink eye), corneal abrasions and infections, as well as co-managing glaucoma, macular degeneration and laser vision correction.
Dr. Schwartz is committed to enhancing patient’s visual quality of life. Whether it’s glasses or contact lenses, or your eye’s health, Dr. Schwartz will make sure your visual needs are met to maintain a happy healthy lifestyle. Visit our optometrist Doctor Schwartz at our Fort Lauderdale optometry office, eye lab and eyeglass center today.