Dr. Scott Pendergast, MD

Dr. Scott Pendergast, MD

Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 53
(24)
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Dr. Scott Pendergast, MD is a vitreoretinal disease & surgery doctor who practices in Westlake, OH. He is 53 years old and has been practicing for 21 years.Read his story

4350 Crocker Road

Westlake, OH 44145

Contact Information

(440) 835-0060

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 18 More

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Top Care Areas

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Progressive High Myopia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vitreous Hemorrhage
very high
more than 99% of peers
Retinal Vein Occlusion
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Pendergast's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Pendergast "Dr. Pendergast received his BA degree from Case Western Reserve University and his MD degree from Boston University. He completed his ophthalmology residency at Duke University Medical Center in North Carolina and completed his training with a retinal fellowship at William Beaumont Medical Center in Royal Oak, Michigan. Dr. Pendergast has been recognized by Cleveland Magazine and by Best Doctors, Inc. as one of the top ophthalmologists in the nation. Dr. Pendergast has special interest in age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, retinal detachment, retinal vascular occlusions, and macular edema."
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Specialties

  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acquired Coloboma
  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Benign Tumor
  • Brain Disorders
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Macular Pucker
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Cysts
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemangioma
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Fluorscein Angiography
  • Injection Therapy
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • Retinal Surgery
  • Vitrectomy
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

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

  • Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • New England Deaconess Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Duke University Eye Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pendergast has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pendergast's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pendergast to family and friends
4.5
based on 24 total reviews (10 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

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

Dr. Pendergast'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 (10)

in Sebring, Ohio |
Dr. Pendergast is very professional, friendly, and knows his profession. I would recommend him to anyone seeking Ophthalmology help.
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in Chesterland, OH |
I have been going to DR. Scott Pendergast for 3-4 years and have found he and his staff are extremely competent and professional. I feel very good that my annual check ups are complete and gives me confidence my eyes are being monitored properly.
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Warren, OH |
Dr. Pendergast is very knowledgeable and professional. Will recommend him to anyone in need of excellent eye care.
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My brother has Macular Degeneration both eyes- sees Dr P yearly. Very thorough exam-after treatment vision stable 4 yrs. I am RN 36 yrs-dealing with 100's of doctors - I would highly recommend him-- top in his field. One negative which isn't that important--demeanor/affect very drab-- just wants...more
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in Wooster, OH |
Dr. Pendergast has been treating my retinopathy for several years. He has been able to restore my eyesight to near normal function. He has brought me a long way.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Pendergast accepts 27 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Access Choice PPO
    Blue Preferred HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareOregon
    Medicaid
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • Coventry Health Care
    Group Plan PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Kaiser Permanente
    Kaiser Permanente HMO
  • Medica
    Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    Medical Mutual of Ohio HMO
    Medical Mutual of Ohio PPO
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Medicaid
    Options PPO
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid

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Hillcrest Hospital
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Mercy Regional Medical Center
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University Hospitals Case Medical Center
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