Robert Stoltz, M.D., Ph. D.
Dr. Stoltz, a board-certified ophthalmologist, graduated with honors from Union College in his native state of New York. He then received a combined M.D./Ph.D. degree in medicine and pharmacology from New York Medical College. His ophthalmology residency at the University of Pennsylvania Scheie Eye Institute was distinguished by his appointment as Chief Resident. Upon completing a two-year medical retina and vitreoretinal surgery fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania, he joined the faculty as an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology. During this time, he also served as Chief of the Retina Service at the Philadelphia Veterans Administration Medical Center.
Dr. Stoltz has actively participated in numerous clinical trials pertaining to ophthalmology, including his role as Principal Investigator of the Photograph Reading Center involved with the Complications of Age-Related Macular Degeneration Prevention Trial. He currently heads the clinical trials program at Georgia Retina.
Dr. Stoltz is a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the College of Physicians of Philadelphia. He and his wife have two daughters. He enjoys spending time with his family, cooking, and downhill skiing and tennis.