Dr. Scott Eugene Pautler MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Scott Pautler is an ophthalmologist in Saint Petersburg, Florida and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Florida Hospital and Florida Hospital Tampa. He received his medical degree from University of South Florida College of Medicine and has been in practice for 34 years. Dr. Pautler accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 39 doctors at Florida Hospital and one of 8 at Florida Hospital Tampa who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology, Retinal

Education & Medical Training

Jackson Memorial Hospital/Jackson Health System
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1984–1986

University of South Florida
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1981–1984

Palmetto Richland Memorial Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1980–1981

University of South Florida College of Medicine
Class of 1980

University of Florida
Other Training, Microbiology, 1973–1977

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified in Ophthalmology

FL State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Fellow (FAAO), American Academy of Ophthalmology

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Who’s Who in Diabetes Treatment, Education and Research, American Diabetes Association

Who’s Who in Executives and Professionals

The Best Doctors in America Award

Physician’s Recognition Award, American Medical Association

Young Ophthalmologist Leadership Award, Florida Society of Ophthalmology

Clinical Diagnosis Award, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute: University of Miami

Outstanding Student Award, University of South Florida: College of Medicine

Who’s Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities, University of Florida

Alpha Epsilon Delta Honorary, University of Florida

Sigma Tau Sigma Honorary, University of Florida

Phi Eta Sigma Honorary, University of Florida

Publications & Presentations

Beta Blocker Use and Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Davis A, Cohen SM, Pautler SE, Billiris-Findlay K, Eishenbaum DA 2013 1 1

The Multicenter Uveitis Steroid Treatment Trial: Rationale, Design, and Baseline Characteristics
The Multicenter Uveitis Steroid Treatment Trial Research Group, Pautler S 2010 4 1

Recalcitrant Candida endophthalmitis associated with mannose-binding lectin deficiency
Oliva AM, Pavan PR, Margo CE, Pautler SE 2009 6 1

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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