Dr. Scott Pautler, MD

Dr. Scott Pautler, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
(20)
Save
Dr. Scott Pautler, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Temple Terrace, FL and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Florida in 1980 and specializes in ophthalmology and vitreoretinal disease & surgery.

12903 N 56th St

Temple Terrace, FL 33617

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 5 More

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Pautler

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 97% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 96% of peers
Retina Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Pautler'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pautler "To provide specialized medical and surgical care for patients with diseases of the Retina and Macula with compassion and respect"

2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

66  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Cystoid Macular Edema
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Dystrophy, Retinal, 2
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Macular Pucker
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Scarring
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retina-Vitreous Disorders
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Less

Read Less

19  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cryosurgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Iridectomy
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pneumatic Retinopexy
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • Retinal Surgery
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Vitrectomy
  • 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

  • University Of Florida, Gainesville
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • University Of Florida
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • University Of South Carolina At Columbia
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University South Fla
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Bascom Palmer Eye Inst Miami
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Bascom Palmer Eye Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pautler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Pautler does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Pautler and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Pautler's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pautler to family and friends
20 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (20)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Pautler'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Pautler was one of the best doctor that I ever was seen by. He made me feel comfortable and was very friendly and easy to talk to. He was very informative and took the time to explain it in simple terms. I felt that he was very sincere and caring with my issue. His staff was very friendly and...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
I am very happy with the care and treatment received from Dr. Pautler.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Dr. Pautler saved my left eye!!! Back in 97, I suffered a detached retina in my left eye and was told to go directly to St. Joseph's Hospital. Dr. Pautler was the surgeon who performed the emergency surgery around 9PM that night. I had several tears and was very lucky to regain sight in my left eye...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
I couldn't have found a better doctor. His staff was very professional and very friendly. Dr.Pautler did a complete diabetic eye exam and explained what he was doing every step of the way and why he was doing it. I was able to ask questions as he went along if I didn't understand something. He...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Image of Dr. Pautler
Are you Dr. Pautler?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!