Trusted Leadership and Exerperience in Medical Eye & Vision Care
Meet Dr. Herbert L. Blatt, M.D., J.D., F.A.C.S., F.A.A.O., F.A.C.L.M.

See for yourself a skillful and accomplished Cornea Trained Surgeon.


Blatt Eye Center: 770.949.3885


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About Dr. Herbert L. Blatt, M.D., J.D., F.A.C.S., F.A.A.O.:


Dr. Blatt is the founder of Blatt Eye Center and a Board Certified Ophthalmologist (Eye Doctor), as well as a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. In addition, he is a member of several other medical and surgical societies, including the Cornea Society, Georgia Society of Ophthalmology, Medical Association of Georgia, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, and the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery.  He is also a WellStar affiliated physician.  For more details about Dr. Blatt’s credentials, please click here.


Education & Medical Training:

Dr. Blatt received his Medical Degree from Temple University in Philadelphia and then performed a year’s residency training in internal medicine at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, followed by a three-year residency in ophthalmology at Thomas Jefferson University/Will’s Eye Hospital, in Philadelphia.


Next, following his cornea fellowship training in snowy Rochester, New York, he was a clinical associate professor of ophthalmology at the University of Rochester Strong Memorial Hospital while in private practice. Upon moving his practice to sunny Georgia, he was also on the clinical teaching staff of Emory University and the Veteran’s Administration Hospital.


He also has graduated from Georgia State University with a degree of Juris Doctor.


Dr. Blatt received his bachelor’s degree and graduated with honors in mathematics. He taught for three years while studying for a Master’s degree in Microbiology.


More about Dr. Blatt:

His interests include undersea medicine and aviation medicine.  He is an Aviation Medical Examiner and performs flight physicals as part of his practice.


Other interests include his family, art, drawing, animation, and martial arts.


To view a comprehensive list of medical eye and vision care services at Blatt Eye Center, please click here.



To schedule an eye exam or speak with an experienced and caring member of our team, please call our Ophthalmology practice at:




We are located at 6001 Professional Parkway, Suite 2000 in Douglasville, GA 30134.


 At Blatt Eye Center, We Care About Eye Care.


H. L. Blatt, M.D., J.D., F.A.C.S., F.A.A.O. is a Board Certified Ophthalmologist (Eye Doctor) and WellStar affiliated physician. 


Blatt Eye Center is a Douglasville, Georgia Ophthalmology practice.