Dr. Scott Uttley, MD

Dr. Scott Uttley, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 48
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Dr. Scott Uttley, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Saint Paul, MN and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from University Of New Mexico School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1675 Beam Ave Ste 100

Saint Paul, MN 55109

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Astigmatism
very high
more than 97% of peers
Chorioretinal Scars
very high
more than 95% of peers
Nearsightedness
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Uttley'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*

48  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Hyphema
  • Keratitis
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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6  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Pterygium Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Minnesota.

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 New Mexico School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • University Nm/U Nm Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University Mn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • University Mn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Uttley has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Uttley's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Uttley to family and friends
9 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Uttley'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 (4)

Dr. Uttley is excellent. He explained all options for my eye surgery including the the pros and cons, keeping in mind realistic expectations, and then let me decide what I wanted to pursue. During my LASIK surgery, he explained what was happening throughout and what to expect afterward, which was...more
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Dr. Uttley is thorough, thoughtful, and takes the time to listen to me. I really appreciate this, and it is becoming more rare when dealing with healthcare providers. Dr Uttley explains what he is seeing (no pun intended) in my tests, and explains in plain language what it all means and what I can...more
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St Paul Eye Clinic is one of the WORST "EYE FACTORIES" In minnesota! Horrible Phone communication. Rude Staff!! & Mediocre Doctors. They Push patients through as fast as they can to Run-Up Billings. I would NEVER use or recommend this clinic to anyone.
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Will work diligently on an eye problem until it's solved. Is reassuring and supportive when needed.
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