Dr. Colin Allan Scher MD Ophthalmologist
Dr. Colin Scher is an ophthalmologist in San Diego, California. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Palomar Medical Center and Pomerado Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Cape Town Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 37 years. Dr. Scher accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 17 doctors at Palomar Medical Center and one of 14 at Pomerado Hospital who specialize in Ophthalmology.
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Specialty & Clinical Interests
Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology
Education & Medical Training
University of Pennsylvania
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1982 - 1985
University of Cape Town Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1977
Certifications & Licensure
American Board of Family Medicine
Certified 25 years in Family Medicine
WI State Medical License
Active through 2013
Publications & Presentations
Onchocerciasis in a teenager from Africa.
Leake, J.D., Pong, A.L., Scher, C.A., Newbury, R.O., Cunningham, B.B.
Vocal cord paralysis as a presentation of intrauterine infection with varicella-zoster virus.
Randel, R. C., Kearns, D. B., Nespeca, M. P., Scher, C. A., Sawyer, M. H.
Safety and efficacy of 2% pirenzepine ophthalmic gel in children with myopia: a 1-year, multicenter, double-masked, placebo-controlled parallel study.
Siatkowski, R. M., Cotter, S., Miller, J. M., Scher, C. A., Crockett, R. S., Novack, G. D.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS Florida BlueSelect
- BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
- BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
- CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
- CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
- CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
- CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access
- CIGNA PPO
- First Health PPO
- Great West PPO
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- United - River Valley Neighborhood Health Partnership
- United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
- United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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3030 Childrens Way
San Diego, CA 92123
Phone: (858) 309-7702