David Sholiton, MD

216.986.4000

David Sholiton, MD

Appointed: 1999

David Sholiton, MD
Department: Ophthalmology
Location: Independence Family Health Center
Mail Code IN10
5001 Rockside Road
Independence, OH 44131
WorkAppointment:216.986.4000
WorkFax:216.986.4904
Surgeon:
Yes
Treats:
Adults Only

Education & Fellowships

Residency - University Hospitals of Cleveland
Ophthalmology
Cleveland, OH USA
1978
Internship - Mount Sinai Medical Center (Closed)
Transitional
Cleveland, OH USA
1975
Medical School - Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH USA
1974
Undergraduate - Cornell University
Chemical Engineering
Ithaca, NY USA
1970

Certifications

  • Ophthalmology

Specialty Interests

general ophthalmology

Memberships

  • Cleveland Ophthalmology Society (Past President)
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS)
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)
  • Ohio Ophthalmological Society (OOS)
  • Academy of Medicine of Cleveland/Northern Ohio Medical Association (AMCNO)

Treatment & Services

  • Cataract Evaluations
  • Diabetic Eye Examinations
  • Eye Examinations
  • Glaucoma Consultations
  • Glaucoma Evaluations
  • Laser Treatment of Glaucoma
  • Macular Degeneration Evaluations
  • Ophthalmology
  • Optical Coherence Tomography
  • Post Surgical Exams

Specialty in Diseases and Conditions

Industry Relationships

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Languages Spoken

  • English
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