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Eye Care Team


Dr. Carol  Schwartz, MD, FRCSC, DABO

Staff Ophthalmologist

Phone: 416.480.5770

Admin Assistant: Rachel Tiano and Gail Forster
Phone: 416-480-5770
Fax: 416-480-4481

Dr. Carol Schwartz graduated with honours from the Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto in 1980. Following a straight internship in medicine at the Wellesley Hospital, she entered the Ophthalmology Residency program at the University of Toronto, receiving her Canadian Fellowship in 1984 and her Diplomat of the American Board of Ophthalmology in 1986. She completed her fellowship in Medical Retinal Diseases with Dr. Chris Canny at the University of Western Ontario, London Ontario and then did a mini-fellowship in ocular oncology at the Princess Margaret Hospital in Toronto. She has been on active staff at Sunnybrook and Women’s College Health Sciences Centre since 1986 where she practices full-time, with a special interest in the treatment of Diabetic Retinopathy and Age-Related Macular Degeneration. Along with her retinal colleagues at Sunnybrook, she has been a participant in many of the key retinal trials. She currently holds the rank of Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of Toronto.