Dr. Scott D. Pendergast MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Scott Pendergast is an ophthalmologist in Beachwood, Ohio. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Akron General Medical Center and Hillcrest Hospital. He received his medical degree from Boston University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 23 years. Dr. Pendergast accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 23 doctors at Akron General Medical Center and one of 26 at Hillcrest Hospital who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Clinical Interests: Macular Degeneration, Retinal Detachment, Retinal Vascular Disorders, Diabetic Retinopathy

Education & Medical Training

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1991 - 1992

Duke University Hospital
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1992 - 1995

Boston University School of Medicine
Class of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified 25 years in Family Medicine

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

The effects of scleral buckling on young rabbit eyes.
Moshfeghi, A.A., Pendergast, S.D., Hartzer, M.K., Ferrone, P.J.

Vitrectomy for diffuse diabetic macular edema associated with a taut premacular posterior hyaloid.
Pendergast, S. D., Hassan, T. S., Williams, G. A., Cox, M. S., Margherio, R. R., Ferrone, P. J., Garretson, B. R., Trese, M. T.

Absence of herpesvirus DNA by polymerase chain reaction in ocular fluids obtained from immunocompetent patients.
Pendergast, S. D., Werner, J., Drevon, A., Wiedbrauk, D. L.

See all 16 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • Regence Washington - Preferred Provider Network
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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