A native of Wisconsin, Dr. Swartz attended Indiana University School of Optometry. After completing her doctorate, Dr. Swartz pursued a master’s degree in physiological optics. Dr. Swartz earned her Fellowship from the American Academy of Optometry and Diplomate from the American Board of Optometry, concentrating on co-management and anterior segment disease. She has authored 7 textbooks, edited a Peer-Review column for Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today, and serves on the editorial board for Optometry Times and Presbyopia Physician.
Dr. Swartz is the President of the Optometric Cataract, Cornea and Refractive Surgery Society, and a member of the Alabama Optometric Association and American Optometric Association.
In her spare time, Dr. Swartz consults for Ace Vision Group, currently serving as Director of Clinical Research and Education.
What do you love most about being an eye doctor/surgeon? making people see better without surgery
What career would you pursue if you weren’t in medicine? Cybercrime
Do you have any pets? Yes, a PULI called Benzi
How do you like to spend your time away from the office? I enjoy working on research and educating doctors on Keratoconus. When not doing that, I enjoy spending time with family at home, writing, or crafting.
Residency: Indiana University School of Optometry, Bloomington, IN
Doctor of Optometry: Indiana University School of Optometry, Bloomington, IN
Board Certified: American Board of Optometry
Graduate Degree: Indiana University School of Optometry, Bloomington, IN
Undergraduate: Indiana University, Bloomington, IN
American Academy of Optometry
American Optometric Association
American Board of Optometry
Optometric Cornea, Cataract and Refractive Society (President)