Dr. Scott Geller, MD

Dr. Scott Geller, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
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Dr. Scott Geller, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Fort Myers, FL and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Rush Medical College Of Rush University in 1974 and specializes in ophthalmology.

4755 Summerlin Rd Ste 1

Fort Myers, FL 33919

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
high
more than 84% of peers
Glaucoma
high
more than 76% of peers
Floaters
normal
more than 79% of peers

Dr. Geller'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

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

89  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Esophoria
  • Exophoria
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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22  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Coreoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Corneal Tattooing
  • Cyclodialysis
  • Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pterygium 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

  • Rush Medical College Of Rush University
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Presby Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Sinai Grace Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Dr W Myers
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Geller has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Geller's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Geller to family and friends
18 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Geller's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • 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)

went to see dr geller 3yrs ago because of damage another doctor did to my lens. he got rid of the Weiss ring from a vitreous detachment. all other doctors said it couldn't be done. he was wonderful. he made the effort to stay in contact with to see if my damaged lens was causing me any problems....more
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I saw him for floaters. Overall I am happy with the results. Everyone might have a different case, but it worked for me. I had a lot of treatments, probably about 5-6 in total I think I did 3 days, then cam back a second trip and did 2-3 more. Bottom line is things are not perfect, but I have...more
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Dr Geller is a professional in whom you can have complete confidence in his knowledge & expertise. While here in Florida, I suffered spontaneous hypotony. And came close to complete collapse of my eye. Dr Geller quickly diagnosed my condition and intervened twice to save my eye. Dr Geller & Team...more
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Dr geller assured me he was the best( he bragged a lot). He said the PVD was the easiest type of floater to get rid of. the wait averaged 2 hours each of the 5 times I was treated. After spending about $4,000 on airfare and the treatments, my vision isnt really better. Instead of one big blurry...more
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This is a scam Dr. Geller charges you up Front the Full price then he charges the insurance company with false charge codes. He uses outdated lasers and he can reach a very small percentage of your floaters. And your floaters will reoccur anyway. The doctor does not care if he has a full office...more
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