Charles S. Zwerling, M.D., F.A.C.S., F.I.C.S.

Charles S. Zwerling, M.D., F.A.C.S., F.I.C.S. is a Board-Certified Ophthalmologist. Dr. Zwerling graduated from the Cathedral School of St. Paul, Columbia University, and Bologna Medical School in Italy. He received his ophthalmology training at the Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre, Pennsylvania, and Willis Eye Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Dr. Zwerling is a Board-Certified Diplomat by the American Board of Ophthalmology, Diplomat of the American Board of Forensic Medicine, and Lifetime Fellow of the American Board of Disability Analysts. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, a Fellow of the International College of Surgeons, and a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Also, he is a former  Clinical Assistant and Associate Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. Dr. Zwerling is the Founder and Chairman of the American Academy of Micropigmentation.  

Education:

  • St. Paul’s Preparatory School, Garden City, NY
  • Columbia College, Columbia University, New York, NY
  • University of Bologna Medical School, Bologna, Italy
  • Internship: Robert Packer Hospital, Sayre, PA
  • Residency: Ophthalmology, Robert Packer Hospital, PA

Board Certifications

  • Diplomat, American Board of Disability Analysts
  • Diplomat, American Board Forensic Medicine
  • Diplomat, American Board of Ophthalmology
  • Diplomat of Federal Licensing Exam
  • E.C.F.M.G. Exam Passed
  • Italian National Licensing Exam Passed

Special Skills & Interests

  • Member, Triangle Fox Hunt Club, English, and Western Riding Skills
  • Certified scuba diver, open water PADI certification
  • O.U.P.V. License, United States Coast Guard April 2009
  • U.S.C.G. Master Captain’s License issued July 2009
  • United States Coast Guard Auxiliary Member 2011
  • Founder/owner, Thirsty Fish Marina, Salter Path, NC
  • Member, Commercial Pilot’s Association, with full licensure (instrument rating, commercial, multiengine, and flight instructor)
  • Black belt instructor 2 degrees Dan for Japan Karate Association
  • Former Member of the Italian National Karate Team
  • Languages: Italian and English
  • Varsity College Athlete (All-Ivy) with awards in soccer, track, and field
  • Nationally ranked Amateur competitive Ballroom Dancer
  • Former United States Amateur Senior Latin Champion
  • Co-founder and owner, and owner, Top Hat Ballroom Dance Studio of Goldsboro
  • Pro/Am Teacher of the N.D.C.A., member number 3769
  • Founder and Chairman of the Board, the Heritage Dance Foundation, Inc.
  • Member of Board of Governors of the National Dance Council of America
  • Licentiate Teacher of Dance, North American Dance Teachers Association
  • Producer, Remember the Paramount 2007 & Broadway at Paramount 2008
  • Producer, A Time to Dance, regional television show 2010 & 2011
  • Producer, Dancing Stars of Wayne County
  • Honorary Chairman on N.R.C.C. Business Advisory Council
  • "The staff was very friendly. The doctor was very knowledgeable and so was the Dr. tagging alone for college purposes. I would recommend this Establishment to anyone looking for great southern hospitality and amazing eye car!"

    - Tanale, Patient

  • "Excellent staff, service & Dr Zwerling is professional and excellent."

    - Floyd, Patient

  • “Over 20 years ago I had a bad car accident and my eye was damaged due to the glass from the windshield. Dr. Zwerling removed all of the glass and stitched me up. Over the years he sent me to three different specialists that resolved every situation I experienced. He saved my vision.”

    - Daina, Cataract Patient

Goldsboro, North Carolina

2709 Medical Office Place, Goldsboro, NC 27534, USA

919-736-3937

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