Dr. Hartz keeps abreast of the latest technologies, techniques and equipment in the vision care industry through his involvement in continual educational programs making him aware of any new advancement. Dr. Hartz is a graduate from the Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tennessee, and completed his undergraduate studies at the Ohio State University. He is licensed to practice in both Maryland and the District of Columbia. He received board certification in Diagnostic Pharmaceuticals and Therapeutic Pharmaceuticals. His past and present affiliations include the American Optometric Society and the Optometric Society of the District of Columbia.
Dr. Hartz has thorough knowledge of optometry in addition to being an excellent problem solver and possessing critical thinking skills. Besides being well-versed in his profession of optometry, he is dedicated and compassionate with his patients. He is always willing to go that “extra mile.” His fluency in Spanish has provided him the opportunity to experience working in a Hispanic office setting. He exhibits an understanding of his patients during all circumstances when examining, diagnosing, and in prescribing a treatment plan for his patients. Dr. Hartz has high ethical standards and is passionate about helping people.