Providers

Peter Schwartz, MD

Education: Mount Sinai School of Medicine (New York, NY)
Internship: Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital (Santa Barbara, CA) – Medicine
Residency: Mount Sinai Hospital (New York, NY) – Ophthalmology
Fellowship: Children’s Hospital of Michigan (Detroit, MI) – Pediatric Ophthalmology
Board Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology

Additional Information:
Dr. Schwartz is a nationally board-certified ophthalmologist, with a specialty in pediatric ophthalmology.

He has been in private practice in Manhattan and taught extensively at the New York Eye & Ear Infirmary as an adjunct professor. He has served in the pediatric ophthalmology service, the comprehensive service and the trauma service at this prestigious eye hospital.

He was also an associate professor at Mount Sinai Hospital and ran the pediatric and neonatal ophthalmology division at Lincoln Hospital in the Bronx, providing eye care to underprivileged children.

Dr. Schwartz has traveled to Central America and Southeast Asia to serve on humanitarian medical missions.

A graduate of Cornell University, Dr. Schwartz now returns to Ithaca. He is on staff at Cayuga Medical Center and serves our community from his newly renovated office on Triphammer Road.

 

About Cayuga Medical Center

We are a not-for-profit, acute-care medical center bringing state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment services to the residents of Tompkins, Cortland, Seneca, and Tioga counties. And a century after our founding, we remain intrinsically tied to those we serve: our corporate membership includes representatives from over 100 community organizations. At Cayuga Medical Center, we believe that hospitals are shaped by the people they serve

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