Dr. Scott Behler, MD

Dr. Scott Behler, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(23)
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Dr. Scott Behler, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Clearwater, FL. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.

2346 Drew St

Clearwater, FL 33765

Contact Information

(727) 712-2500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 94% of peers
Glaucoma
high
more than 80% of peers
Dry Eyes
high
more than 76% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Behler does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Glaucoma
  • Hypertropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

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Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.

Education

  • Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Upmc-Shadyside Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Ee Hosp/U Pittsburgh
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Behler has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Behler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Behler's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Behler to family and friends
4.3
based on 23 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Behler's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Seminole, FL |
A friend recommended Dr. Behler to me, and after my own excellent results with him, I have recommended him to others who are also highly satisfied. His knowledge and skill make him an excellent ophthalmologist and eye surgeon. His outstanding staff makes scheduling appointments, handling...more
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Seminole, FL |
I highly recommend Dr. Behler and the BehIer Eye and Laser Center. Unlike the facility that took care of my husband's cataract surgery, which was just too much-- there were greeters and guides to assist you as you navigated their elaborate facility, Dr. Behler's is a comfortable facility with...more
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in Clearwater, FL |
Outstanding! My experience was stellar! I can see again and it is amazing! The office staff were polite, professional and accommodating. I don't see wait time as a relevant concern, this isn't fast food it it eye care by a premier physician! I should be honored to wait.
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in Indian Rocks Beach, Florida |
I have gone to Dr. Behler for 12+ years and have always gotten impeccable service. When I decided to have Laser vision correction, I spoke to local physicians, looked at the research on different procedures and decided on Dr. Behler. Dr. Behler, Jane and the rest of his staff have always been...more
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Seminole, FL |
Did not honor guarantee of free-retreatment. Demanded to be paid in full for retreatment.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Behler accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Behler has admitting privileges

Morton Plant Hospital
300 Pinellas St
Clearwater, FL 33756
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