Center For Sight

George Hurwitz, O.D.

George Hurwitz, O.D.

Optometric Physician

George Hurwitz, O.D.

Dr. George Hurwitz is an optometric physician who provides a wide range of primary eye care services to Center for Sight patients. Dr. Hurwitz has extensive training in ocular disease, vision testing, eyewear prescriptions, specialty contact lenses and the diagnosis and treatment of eye disorders. He is involved in pre-operative testing and follow-up care for cataract surgery, corneal transplant, and laser vision correction patients.

Dr. Hurwitz earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from La Salle University in Philadelphia, PA, and his Doctor of Optometry degree from Nova Southeastern University College of Optometry in Davie, FL. He is a member of the American Optometric Association and the Florida Optometric Association.

Dr. Hurwitz lives in Venice where he enjoys his outdoor hobbies of basketball, tennis, and golf.

Location Served: North Port

  • Primary eye care
  • Contact lens prescribing and fitting, including specialty fits for keratoconus and irregular astigmatism
  • Dry Eye diagnosis and management
  • Ocular Disease management and treatment
  • Surgical co-management with Center For Sight physicians and surgeons
  • Undergraduate Education: La Salle University (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Optometry School: Nova Southeastern University College of Optometry (Davie, FL)

“Dr. Hurwitz was so awesome with my son who has autism. He was very patient and kind. My son enjoyed his first eye exam! Keep up the good work.”

-Karine T.

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