Dr. Bogart received his medical training at Baylor College of Medicine. He did his Internship at Tripler Army Medical Center in Honolulu, Hawaii. His residency in ophthalmology was in Washington D.C. at Walter Reed Army Medical Center.
Dr. Bogart has served his country in both the army and the air force. During the Vietnam conflict he was a helicopter pilot. After medical school he served as both a general medical officer (prior to his residency training) and as Chief Ophthalmologist at Ft. Jackson, S.C. In March 2009, Dr. Bogart retired with more than 27 years of service with the South Carolina National Guard.