Dr. Colin Allan Scher MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 33 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology, Pediatric Ophthalmology, and Surgery.
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Dr. Colin Scher has 6 office locations.
Encinitas
477 N El Camino Real
Ste D302
Encinitas, CA 92024

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Locations and availability (6)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
(12)
Patient comments (10)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Colin Scher is Satisfactory. Dr. Scher has been reviewed by 12 patients who have provided 10 comments. The rating is 2 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.4
  • Currently 2.4444444444444 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.2
  • Currently 2.2222222222222 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 2.9
  • Currently 2.8888888888889 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 2.3
  • Currently 2.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 1.9
  • Currently 1.8888888888889 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.3
  • Currently 2.2857142857143 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Colin Scher, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Lazy Eye (Strabismus)

Education & Awards

Dr. Scher graduated from University Of Cape Town. He has 1 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)

Affiliations

Dr. Scher has 13 hospital affiliations:

  • Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego 
  • Sharp Memorial Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Scher accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Anthem Blue Cross - 2 plans
  • Blue Shield of California - 3 plans
  • Anthem - 1 plan
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan
  • Aetna - 3 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Molina Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia - 24 plans
  • Cigna - 3 plans
  • Community Health Group - 2 plans

Languages

  • Hebrew
  • Spanish
  • Yiddish


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Colin A. Scher practice?
Dr. Colin Scher practices Ophthalmology, Pediatric Ophthalmology, and Surgery near Encinitas, CA.
Additional practice locations include: San Diego, CA and Escondido, CA.
See Encinitas Ophthalmologists, Encinitas Pediatric Specialists, and Encinitas Surgeons.