Dr. Robert Scharf, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 73

SCHARF, ROBERT M, M.D. PA
1645 Dorchester Dr
Plano, TX 75075
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Accepting new patients?

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Dr. Scharf's Offices

SCHARF, ROBERT M, M.D. PA
Plano Office
1645 Dorchester Dr
Plano, TX 75075
  • New Patient:
    1-888-499-6908
    Existing Patient:
    (972) 596-3328
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Dr. Scharf's Experience

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Dr. Scharf's Care Philosophy

Dr. Scharf's Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Procedures Dr. Scharf Performs

  • Contact Lens Services

Conditions Dr. Scharf Treats

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Hospital Quality

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Medical Center of Plano
3901 W 15th St
Plano, TX 75075

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    Phone & Address

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    Is Dr. Scharf accepting new patients?

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    SCHARF, ROBERT M, M.D. PA
    Plano Office
    1645 Dorchester Dr
    Plano, TX 75075
    New Patient:
    1-888-499-6908
    Existing Patient:
    (972) 596-3328
    Contact Information
    (972) 867-1758 (Fax)
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    Accepted Insurances

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  2. Dr. Scharf's Experience

    Dr. Scharf's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Contact Lens Services
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    • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
    • Astigmatism
    • Brain Disorders
    • Cataract
    • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Corneal Diseases
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Dry Eyes
    • Ectropion of Eyelid
    • Eye Infections
    • Eyelid Disorders
    • Floaters
    • Glaucoma
    • Headache (incl. Migraine)
    • Keratitis
    • Migraine
    • Nearsightedness
    • Ocular Hypertension
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Presbyopia
    • Pterygium
    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Stye
    • Trichiasis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Visual Field Defects
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    Background Check for Dr. Scharf

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1968

    Internship Hospital

    Lac+Usc Medical Center
    Complete in 1969

    Residency Hospital

    Ucsf Medical Center
    Complete in 1972

    Fellowship Hospital

    Ucsf Medical Center
    Complete in 1973

    Undergraduate Schools

    California State University, Los Angeles
    Graduated in 1964
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Scharf & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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  3. Dr. Scharf's Hospital Quality

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  4. Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.4
    • 10 responses

    3.4 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Scharf to family and friends

    3.4 out of 5

    10 responses

    Dr. Scharf's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.9 out of 5

    9 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4 out of 5

    9 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.8 out of 5

    9 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    8 responses

    Experience with Dr. Scharf

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.9 out of 5

    9 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.1 out of 5

    9 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.6 out of 5

    9 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.1 out of 5

    8 responses

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