Dr. Scott Zeigen, MD

Dr. Scott Zeigen, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
Dr. Scott Zeigen, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Richboro, PA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Rutgers University / New Brunswick Campus in 1982 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

130 Almshouse Rd Ste 202B

Richboro, PA 18954

Contact Information

(215) 364-8822

Insurance Accepted

  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Eye Infections
more than 85% of peers
Dry Eyes
more than 80% of peers

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Dr. Zeigen's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Zeigen "I have been serving the medical and surgical eye care needs of Bucks County, PA since March 19th, 1990! Soon thereafter, I renamed my office Richboro Eye Care to reflect where I live and work. My home is less than 2 miles from my office. This means that if you need me, I am there for you! I have a simple philosophy: offer modern eye care on a personal basis. Your examination is done without the use of technicians, only me! Most exams start on time, a rarity in our society of overloaded medical offices. However, because emergencies do occur, as does the occasional need to spend more time with a patient than expected (I know you love to chat and learn more about your eyes), there may be longer than desired delays in the office. For this I apologize in advance."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Zeigen "Richboro Eye Care offers a variety of services, from "preventative care visits" to surgical procedures. Please call our office to see if we can help you with your eye care needs.

  • Routine Eye Exams
  • Glasses and Contact Lenses
  • Glaucoma Care
  • Cataract Care
  • LASIK and other refractive surgeries

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

40  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Scar
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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3  Procedures

  • Cornea Surgery
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye 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.


  • Rutgers College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • Rutgers University / New Brunswick Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Greater Baltimore Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Med College Penn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Temple University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Zeigen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Zeigen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zeigen to family and friends
14 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Zeigen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

I have been a patient of Dr. Zeigen for any years and have always found him to be very informative , professional and knowledgeable. I do not feel rushed through any appointment ever and he fully answers any questions I have - Thank You
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Dr. Zeigen has been our Opthamologist for over 20 years and a number of surgeries (cataracts, Blethoplasties, laser work and others). Based on our experience we have complete in his capabilities and his judgement. I would recommend him to anyone.
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Very caring doctor. When I had a problem with eye pressure after cataract surgery, Dr Zeigen met me at his office in the middle of the night to take care of the situation. Where would you find another Dr. willing to go out of his way for a patient.
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Dr. Zeigen always remembers to ask me about my diabetes and is quick to explain what he is doing and why he is doing it regarding my eye treatments. He also has a fine tuned sense of humor as well.
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Always a very thorough exam. Staff is excellent, if you want someone that really takes an interest in your eye care Dr Z is your man. Personal service..........Bob
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