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Scott T Schaefer has the following 1 specialty
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.
Scott T Schaefer is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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Dr. Schaefer is my new favorite doctor. Because of his skillfulness and experience , my recent cataract surgery was perfect, and so is my new vision. Dr. Schaefer is very professional and polite, but also easy to communicate with and caring. I will recommend him to all of my family and friends, and they will thank me.
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Scott T Schaefer accepts the following insurance providers.
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
More about Scott T Schaefer
Scott Schaefer, MD graduated cum laude from DePauw University and obtained his medical degree from the University of Minnesota Medical School. He completed his internship at the Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale, Arizona and an ophthalmology residency at the University of Minnesota, where he was elected Chief Resident.
Locations & Directions6341 University Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN
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