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Keratoconus & Scleral Lens Center
Myopia Control Center & Orthokeratology
Dry Eye Center
Vision & Learning Center


Dr. Arlene Schwartz takes great pride in offering every patient and family member the absolute best in eye health and vision care using some of the most advanced diagnostic equipment. Our goal at Hartsdale Family Eyecare is a lifetime of clear vision. We provide education and early detection of eye diseases, such as dry eyes, glaucoma, and cataracts, leading to preventative care and treatment as needed.

Dr. Schwartz is specially educated and trained to fit all types of contact lenses even for people who were told they could not wear contact lenses due to dry eyes or corneal irregularities such as keratoconus. We fit all types of contact lenses including scleral lenses, synergize hybrid lenses, specialty soft, rigid gas permeable, bifocal lenses, Nova lenses and KeraSoft IC lenses.

Our optometrist Dr. Schwartz, with over 40 years of experience, offers eye care for the whole family. She recommends that children have their first eye exam at our office by age 3. As a developmental optometrist in Hartsdale, Dr. Schwartz is trained in the behavioral (functional) aspects of vision and learning so that your children have the best advantage for peak school performance. She is dedicated to stopping the progression of myopia in children through early education and myopia management techniques including orthokeratology.

Dr. Arlene Schwartz
I have a lot of confidence in this office. they are knowledgeable and supportive.. Dr.Arlene Schwartz is excellent in her field and articulate in her communication with you. I would highly recommednd them. Kathy Weinman
5 days ago
- Kathy W.
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Dr. Schwartz has helped countless patients with Keratoconus or have difficulties wearing contact lenses, by fitting them with custom made Scleral lens contacts, considered the ideal contact lens for the hard to fit patient.

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Myopia Management

The myopia management center at Hartsdale Family Eye Care provides patients from Scarsdale, Hartsdale and White Plains, NY advanced treatment to reduce childhood nearsightedness.

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Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) Therapy, LipiFlow, iLux, & Blephex are treatments customized to target blepharitis and meibomian gland dysfunction that can help prevent dry eyes, cleaning your eyelids, and skin rejuvenation.

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At Hartsdale Family Eyecare, Dr. Arlene Schwartz is specially trained in the treatment of eye diseases & identifying vision problems in children. With years of experience & the latest instrumentation, she can promptly asses & provide treament for vision problems and ocular disease.

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Visiting your family doctor for an annual physical is critical to managing your health. Doing the same for your eyes is just as–if not more–important for maintaining excellent vision and quality of life.

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Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) Therapy, which has been traditionally used as a cosmetic procedure for treating facial skin conditions, effectively treats chronic dry eye and combined with LipiFlow can truly treat Meibomian Gland Dysfunction (MGD). More about IPL and LipiFlow Treatments

Hartsdale Family Eye video
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Dry eye disease is becoming increasingly common, affecting millions of people worldwide. This chronic condition can significantly impact your life, sometimes making...
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Blurry vision over age 40? Skip the reading glasses. Find out why multifocal contact lenses are ideal for presbyopia.
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Did you know that your eyes are often the first line of defense when it comes to detecting and treating many common...
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As a parent, you want to do everything you can to protect your child’s vision. But you may be wondering if contact...
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Hours may vary due to holidays. Please call ahead to confirm office hours.