Gary B. Schemmer, M.D.

Dr. Gary Schemmer has been in private ophthalmology practice for more than 31 years. He received his undergraduate, graduate and medical degrees from the University of Florida. He completed an internship in internal medicine and his residency at the University of Florida as well.

Dr. Schemmer is board certified in ophthalmology. He is a member of the American Medical Association, American Academy of Ophthalmology, Florida Society of Ophthalmology, Florida Medical Association, Polk County Medical Association and the Central Florida Ophthalmology Society.

Areas of Care

  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Oculoplastics (Eyelid Surgery)
  • General Ophthalmology Care
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Eye Infections


Winter Haven
215 First Street North, Suite 200
Winter Haven, FL 33881
(863) 294-5457

Winter Haven (Surgery Center)
409 Avenue K Southeast
Winter Haven, FL 33880
(863) 594-1368

Lake Wales
1611 State Road 60 E.
Lake Wales, FL 33853
(863) 294-5457

Haines City
119 Patterson Road
Haines City, FL 33844
(863) 294-5457

South Lakeland
4337 South Florida Avenue
Lakeland, FL 33813
(863) 294-5457