Dr. Colin Scott, MD

Dr. Colin Scott, MD

Neuro-Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 42
Dr. Colin Scott, MD is a neuro-ophthalmology specialist in Jacksonville, IL and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Medical College of Ohio in 2002 and specializes in neuro-ophthalmology and ophthalmology.

2000 W Morton Ave

Jacksonville, IL 62650

Contact Information

(217) 245-6211

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • 29 More

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Top Care Areas

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more than 88% of peers
Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
more than 79% of peers
more than 77% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Scott "Without the friendship and support of our patients, we would have no new patients coming to our facility. We place great importance on remembering patient names and treating them with courtesy, fairness and, above all, respect. We strive to provide the best in complete family eye care. At Prairie Eye Center, the patient always comes first."

2  Specialties

  • Neuro-Ophthalmology
  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

120  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anisocoria
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Color Blindness
  • Concussion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hypertropia
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Hypotropia
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Leucocoria
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Mechanical Strabismus
  • Meningiomas
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Sympathetic Uveitis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tic Disorders
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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13  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

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.


  • Washington University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • Medical College of Ohio
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Saint Vincent Mercy Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Uw Health Uw Hospitals and Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • University Of Iowa Hospital and Clinics
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Washington University
    Other Education | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Scott's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Scott to family and friends
17 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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  • 3
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  • 1

Dr. Scott's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Hardly listened to me and spent less time looking at my eyes. The reason I was there. You can tell the office does the quick in out on to the next patient to make money.Will be looking into finding another doctor. Was given this guy because my doctor retired. Tried to tell me my eye pressur never...more
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He talks way too fast and obviously doesn't care if his patients understand what he is saying. When my elderly mother asked him a question he actually yelled at her and said he had already answered that question! If you go to this doctor prepared to be shuffled through like cattle. Even the...more
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I have double vision and his response to me was I'm not trying to minimize your complaints but this is normal
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