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Dr. Joseph Scherer, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Pittsburgh, PA, with another office in Canonsburg, PA. He has 18 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Scherer is affiliated with St Clair Hospital, Canonsburg Hospital and St. Clair Hospital. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Joseph Scherer has the following 12 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


713 Washington Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15228

South Hills Eye Associates Ltd

189 E Pike St
Canonsburg, PA 15317

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