See All Ophthalmologists in Richmond, VA

Dr. Bryan Schwent, MD

Ophthalmology* Age 46
Dr. Bryan Schwent, MD
3.4 (9 Ratings)

Offers telehealth

Link Copied!
Profile link copied to clipboard!
Dr. Bryan Schwent, MD
3.4 (9 Ratings)
Link Copied!
Profile link copied to clipboard!

Dr. Bryan Schwent, MD

Ophthalmology* Age 46
Richmond, VA
Accepting new patients
21 years of experience

Offers telehealth



Dr. Bryan Schwent, MD works in Richmond, VA as an Ophthalmologist and has 21 years experience.

They are board certified in Ophthalmology and graduated from SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY / MAIN CAMPUS in 2003. Dr. Schwent completed a residency at Emory University School of Medicine. Dr. Schwent has has worked on more claims relating to Macular or Retinal Edema, Retinal Vascular Occlusion and Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration than other providers in the area. At present, Dr. Schwent has received an average rating of 3.4 from patients and has been reviewed 9 times. They are affiliated with VCU Medical Center Main Hospital. Their office accepts new patients and has telehealth appointments. Dr. Schwent practices at Retina Institute of Virginia in Richmond, VA and has additional offices in Colonial Heights, VA.

Offers Telehealth

This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule.

Explains Conditions Well

Patients said this doctor explains conditions well.

Friendly Staff

Patients said the staff was friendly.

Easy Scheduling

Patients said scheduling was easy.

Insurance Accepted

* Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.
  • APCN Open Access Aetna Select
    Choice Plus POS II
    Elect Choice (Open Access) EPO
    Managed Choice (Open Access) POS
    Open Choice PPO
    Premier Care Network Plus - Innovation Health
  • Blue Connection (Blue HPN) - VA, NC
    HealthKeepers HMO-POS
  • KeyCare PPO
  • Blue Card High Performance Network HPN
    Blue Card PPO
    High Performance Network - Tiered HPN
  • Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Choice Care Network PPO
    Choice Care PPO
    Choice POS
  • Vantage HMO
  • Choice Plus POS
    MD IPA/Optimum Choice HMO/Preferred POS HMO-POS
    Medica Choice
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Nexus Open Access
    Options PPO


  1. 1 Retina Institute of Virginia
    8720 Stony Point Pkwy Ste 105, Richmond, VA 23235
  2. 2 Office
    648 Southpark Blvd Ste A, Colonial Heights, VA 23834

Patient Satisfaction

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Schwent
Based on 9 Reviews
5 Stars (5)
4 Stars (0)
3 Stars (1)
2 Stars (0)
1 Star (3)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend Dr. Schwent?

(Select your rating)
Patient Reviews
Nov 04, 2023
He was extremely clear and knowledgeable and explained all options clearly. He spent as much time as needed.
— Nov 04, 2023
See more reviews on Healthgrades
Photo: Dr. Bryan Schwent, MD
How would you rate your experience with Dr. Bryan Schwent, MD?
  • Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schwent to family and friends

Dr. Schwent's Office & Staff

  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

Experience with Dr. Schwent

  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
  • How well provider listens and answers questions
  • Hpends appropriate amount of time with patients

Tell Us About Yourself

  • Your gender:
  • Your age group:
  • Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years:

Finish Here

  • How would you like to confirm your survey information?
    Standard text messaging and data rates may apply.
Thank you for sharing your feedback about Dr. Bryan Schwent, MD.

About Me

  • *Medical News Today does not verify qualifications for medical specialties. Please verify your provider's specialty and qualifications directly with your provider and applicable medical board.


Medical Education
Medical Education

Board Certifications

Board Certifications
  • Ophthalmology
Board Certifications
What’s a board certification and why is it important that my provider has one?

A board certification represents a provider’s dedication to ongoing training in one or more specialties, including the completion of intensive exams. While not all specialties have board certifications, if your provider does have one they’ve taken the extra step to master their specialty and to keep up with the latest advancements in their field.


  • Emory University School of Medicine


Residency Hospital
  • Emory University School of Medicine
Residency Hospital


Fellowship Hospital
  • Emory University School of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital

Frequently Asked Questions

Dr. Bryan Schwent, MD accepts new patients on Medical News Today.

Dr. Schwent accepts telehealth appointments. Please call Dr. Schwent's office to make an appointment.

Dr. Schwent accepts Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as many others. See all of the insurances Dr. Schwent accepts here.

Dr. Schwent frequently sees patients for Macular or Retinal Edema, Retinal Vascular Occlusion and Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration.

Dr. Schwent has a star rating of 3.4/5 and has been reviewed 9 times.

Dr. Schwent is board certified in Ophthalmology.

Dr. Schwent has been practicing as an Ophthalmologist for 21 years.

Claim Your Profile
Are you Dr. Bryan Schwent, MD?
Claim and manage your free profile or contact our support team.

Telehealth Options
This provider has not specified a telehealth appointment method. Would you still like to make an appointment with Dr. Schwent?
Call now to make an appointment
(804) 644-7478

Hospital Affiliations

  • VCU Medical Center Main Hospital

Know Before You Go

Preventive care: what doctors want you to know

Preventive care can help identify current or future health and medical concerns before they become major.

  1. Hepatitis C Screening: Questions for the Doctor

    Everyone ages 18 to 79 needs to get tested for hepatitis C. (USPSTF)

  2. Protect Yourself from Seasonal Flu

    Get the flu vaccine every year to protect yourself and others from the flu. (ACIP)

  3. Talk with Your Doctor About Depression

    Talk with your doctor about how you are feeling if you have been sad, down, or hopeless. (USPSTF)

  4. Get Your Well-Woman Visit Every Year

    See a doctor or nurse for a checkup once a year. (HRSA)

  5. Watch for Warning Signs of Relationship Violence

    If you think your partner might be abusive, talk with your doctor about getting help. (USPSTF)

  6. Get Screened for Cervical Cancer

    Get a Pap test every 3 years. If you get a Pap test and an HPV test, you can get screened every 5 years instead. (USPSTF)

  7. Get Tested for HIV

    Get tested for HIV at least once. You may need to get tested more often depending on your risk. (USPSTF)

  8. Get Your Blood Pressure Checked

    Get your blood pressure checked regularly — at least every 5 years.  (USPSTF)

  9. Drink Alcohol Only in Moderation

    If you are concerned about your drinking, ask your doctor about screening and counseling. (USPSTF)

  10. Get Vaccines to Protect Your Health (Adults Ages 19 to 49 Years)

    Get important adult shots (vaccinations). (ACIP)

  11. Get Enough Folic Acid

    Learn why women your age need folic acid. (USPSTF)

  12. Quit Smoking

    If you smoke, ask your doctor about services to help you quit. (USPSTF)

  13. Talk with Your Doctor About Drug Misuse

    If you’re worried about your drug use, talk with a doctor about getting help. (USPSTF)