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Mont J. Cartwright
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Dr. Mont Jay Cartwright is a board certified Ophthalmologist with a sub-certification in oculo-facial plastic, cosmetic, and reconstructive surgery.

After graduating with honors from University of Illinois, Dr. Cartwright completed medical school at the University of Chicago.
His extensive postgraduate medical training and merits include:

General and neuro-surgery training at the University of Miami
Ophthalmology residency at the Medical College of Virginia
Fellowship in glaucoma at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute
Fellowship in general cosmetic surgery and facial cosmetic surgery
Sub-certified in oculo-facial plastic and reconstructive surgery
Diplomat for the American Board of Ophthalmology

Such diverse and varied medical training gives Dr. Cartwright a unique set of skills, knowledge, and perspective rarely found in a physician. Dr. Cartwright has led his clinical and surgical team of highly trained professionals for over 25 years performing over 30,000 surgical procedures.

His expertise in the field has led him to write over 70 medical publications, conduct numerous lectures, and participate in multiple speaking engagements.

Although originally pursuing an academic career, Dr. Cartwright has found greater satisfaction from private practice and founded Medical Eye Associates to provide patients with a practice that is sincerely committed to providing only the highest quality of medical and surgical care.

Dr. Cartwright has a long standing relationship with Florida Division of Blind Services and Lions Clubs International providing those in need with his time and surgical experience.

Dr. Cartwright and his wife Lisa have been raising their three children in the Central Florida community since 1992, where he is known as one of Central Florida’s premier ophthalmologist and oculo-facial plastic, cosmetic and reconstructive surgeons.

Reviewer Keywords
ophthalmology cataract macular degeneration reconstructive surgery neuro ophthalmology plastic surgery cosmetic surgery glaucoma
Publications (2)

Recent article categories: Ophthalmology, Quality Improvement

My Professional Societies

AAO - (American Academy of Ophthalmology)
Florida Medical Association