Dr. Scott Griffith, MD

Dr. Scott Griffith, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
51 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Scott Griffith, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Erie, PA and has been practicing for 22 years. He specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

Griffith Eye Center PC

2640 W 38th St

Erie, PA 16506
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • Novitas Solutions, Inc.
  • Simply Healthcare
  • Sunshine Health
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • UPMC Health Plan

Learn about Dr. Griffith

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Top Care Areas

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

very high
more than 87% of peers
Senile Cataracts
more than 87% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
more than 86% of peers

Dr. Griffith'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.

Dr. Griffith's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Griffith "Dr. Griffith received his medical degree from the Medical College of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He completed his Ophthalmology residency at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock, Texas. He is board certified in Ophthalmology and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Dr. Griffith is a native of Western Pennsylvania. He has been in private practice in Erie since 1997."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Griffith "Griffith Eye Center, PC has been providing high quality vision care since 1997. Board Certified Ophthalmologist, Dr. Scott Griffith and Board Certified Optometrist, Dr. Allison Benacci, along with a caring team of eye care professionals strive to help you maintain healthy eyes and the best possible vision. Griffith Eye Center is a TLC LASIK affiliated practice."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

77  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Color Blindness
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Night Blindness
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vision Impairment
  • Vision Loss
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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14  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Physical Examination
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Soft Contact Lenses
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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.


    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • UPMC Mercy
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Tex Tech U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Griffith has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Griffith's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Griffith to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Griffith's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I have been going to Dr. Griffith's Office for many years. I started when I lived in North East. I moved away and came back to Erie and went to another facility, but eventually came back to Dr. G's office. There is never a long wait time. The staff are all friendly and organized and you can get...more
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