Professional Summary


  • University of Utah School of Medicine - Salt Lake City, in Doctor of Medicine, 2010


  • University Of Wisconsin - Madison, in Ophthalmology, 2014

Board Certifications

  • AM BD OPHTHALMOLOGY awarded in 06/04/2016

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • International Society of Refractive Surgery


  • Ophthalmology

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Verified Patient Ratings

The Patient Rating score is an average of all patient responses to physician related questions in the Press Ganey Medical Practice survey. Patients receive a survey to complete within 1-2 days of their physician visit. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.

Patient Satisfaction

(4.5) 204 ratings

Verified Patient Comments

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Apr 4, 2023
Wouldn't think twice.
Apr 4, 2023
No problem.
Mar 8, 2023
Good experience.
Feb 3, 2023
Took her time explaining how to use eye drops which I was having problems.
Dec 31, 2022
Everyone was great!
Dec 25, 2022
He spent a lot of time explaining each lens option and the pros & cons of each.
Sep 7, 2022
Great experience.
Aug 4, 2022
Excellent experience. This dr. did my cataract surgery and this appt. was a follow-up.
Jul 29, 2022
Jul 29, 2022
Jul 27, 2022
Very professional and yet personable so it makes it easy to explain medical issues and I feel confident in the outcome.
Jul 27, 2022
Very professional and yet personable so it makes it easy to explain medical issues and I feel confident in the outcome.
Jul 24, 2022
Very good service.
Jul 1, 2022
Was fine. You could tell he was feeling rushed, but still answered my questions.
Jun 30, 2022
Great doctor!
May 2, 2022
Terrific experience.
Apr 24, 2022
He is the best!
Mar 24, 2022
Very open abt. pros & cons of procedures. I had an excellent experience with Dr. Schmutz.
Mar 6, 2022
Always willing to discuss things and options.
Jan 3, 2022
Dr. Schmutz is a great doctor, very concerned about my overall health.
Oct 25, 2021
He is an excellent eye doctor! The best.
Sep 13, 2021
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May 24, 2021
while we have confidence in Dr. Schmutz's abilities, his manner is cold and robotic.
Mar 23, 2021
He sat with me for a good 10 mm and answered all my concerns about eye surgery.
Jan 3, 2021
Jan 3, 2021

Practice Locations (2)

Excel Eye Center - Payson

1172 E 100 N Ste 4 Payson, UT
Mon thru Fri 8AM - 5PM
Provider's Main Location
Accepting new patients
Accepting SelectHealth Insurance Plans