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Walter C. Hartel, M.D., F.A.C.S.


Neuro-Ophthalmology, Orbital Surgery, Oculoplastic Surgery, Cataract Surgery

Get to Know Dr. Hartel

Dr. Hartel has been serving in the Dayton medical community since 1984. Following four years of active duty with the United States Air Force at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base working as Assistant Chief of Ophthalmology, he entered private practice with a clinical appointment at The Ohio State University, where he supervised OSU ophthalmology residents for 26 years. His clinical interests include periorbital neoplasia and reconstruction, eyelid malpositions, and thyroid eye disease.

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  • Memberships and Affiliations
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Education and Training
  • Bachelor of Science, Medical Sciences
    Wake Forest University
  • Doctor of Medicine
    Bowman Gray School of Medicine, Wake Forest University
  • Internal Medicine Internship
    North Carolina Baptist Hospital
  • Ophthalmological Residency
    University of South Carolina
  • Chief Ophthalmology Resident
    University of South Carolina
  • Neuro-ophthalmology and Orbital Disease Fellowship
    University of Pittsburgh
Memberships and Affiliations
  • American College of Surgeons
  • Dayton Area Society of Ophthalmology
  • American Medical Association
  • Montgomery County Medical Society
  • Wright State School of Medicine
    Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology
  • Ohio State University
    Ophthalmology training for residents 1984-2010
Honors and Awards
  • Honor Award American Academy of Ophthalmology 1997
  • Board Certification, American Board of Ophthalmology
Patient Reviews

Patient Reviews – Walter C. Hartel, M.D., F.A.C.S.


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