Dr. Scott Behler, MD

Dr. Scott Behler, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Scott Behler, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Clearwater, FL and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med in 1987 and specializes in ophthalmology.

2346 Drew St

Clearwater, FL 33765

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Behler performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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

Dr. Behler's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Behler does not have any board certifications listed.

45  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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16  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

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Behler to family and friends
23 total reviews (6 have 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)

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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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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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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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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Did not honor guarantee of free-retreatment. Demanded to be paid in full for retreatment.
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