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Dr. Colin Scher, MD is a Doctor primarily located in San Diego, CA, with another office in Escondido, CA. He has 40 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Scher is affiliated with Rady Children's Hospital San Diego. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Colin Scher has the following 10 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 1 board certification.


An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.

Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.


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Locations & Directions

Rady Children Specialists Ophthalmic

3030 Childrens Way
San Diego, CA 92123

Childrens Specialists

625 Citracado Pkwy
Escondido, CA 92025

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