Jane G. Schweitzer, M.D.

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Specialties

Comprehensive Ophthalmology

Language

French

Board Certification

  • Ophthalmology

Main Campus
243 Charles Street
Boston, MA 02114

Overview

Biography

Dr. Jane Schweitzer joined Mass. Eye and Ear as an Ophthalmology Hospitalist in June 2017. In this role, she provides consultations for patients admitted to Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital as well as on-call coverage for Brigham’s Faulkner Hospital.  In addition to her clinical responsibilities, she teaches and supervises clinical fellows and ophthalmology residents in the Mass. Eye and Ear Emergency Department.  In 2018, trainees in the Harvard Ophthalmology Residency Training Program recognized her outstanding teaching efforts by naming her “Clinical Teacher of the Year.”

Dr. Schweitzer received her MD from Yale University, and completed her ophthalmology residency at University of Pennsylvania, Scheie Eye Institute. She underwent fellowship training in glaucoma at Drexel University. Prior to joining Mass. Eye and Ear, Dr. Schweitzer worked in private practice for 12 years.

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Clinical Interests

Inpatient ophthalmology consultation, emergency visits

Education

Education

  • Yale University, B.A.
  • Yale University, M.D.

Residency

  • Ophthalmology, University of Pennsylvania Scheie Eye Institute

Fellowship

  • Glaucoma, Drexel University (formerly Hahnemann University)