Department Ophthalmology
Primary Location Avon Lake Family Health Center
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English
Surgeon No
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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2002

Education & Fellowships

Medical School - The Ohio State University College of Optometry
OD
Columbus, OH USA
1984

Undergraduate - Wittenberg University
Springfield, OH USA
1980

Specialty Interests

General optometry

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 8/21/2018, Dr. Seipel has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

378 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

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Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
5 out of 5
Explains 5
Listens 5
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 5
Knows Medical History 4.9
Time Spent with Patient 5
Patient Rating of Doctor 5

26 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2018

Dr. Seipel was very patient with my energetic children and was very knowledgeable. a different doctor had recommended glasses for my daughter (not Jack) and we couldn't get her to wear them. Dr. Seipel's opinion was that the glasses were not necessary.this was a relief and I was so thankful for an honest and knowledgeable second opinion after many attempts to get her to wear the glasses.

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2018

I loved the fact that I didn't have to use the main Cleveland clinic number. That always takes forever!!! glad that dr Seipel is back with the clinic

Reviewed on Sep 18, 2018

Dr Scott is an amazing dr . He is the best one I ever seen so far .

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2018

got in to see the doctor right on time no delay. very professional

Reviewed on Sep 6, 2018

Dr. Seipel immediately saw me for a painful emergency early on a Sunday morning. I am very grateful for his compassionate and professional care.

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2018

I always had good results with this doctor and that is why I elected him for the event

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2018

I like this doctor and staff. I've been going to him over 20 years.

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2018

Thank God Doctor Seipel is a conscientious, dedicated, and caring physician!

Reviewed on Aug 6, 2018

*Dr. Seipel is a fabulous doctor! He is amazing with my kids!

Reviewed on Jul 26, 2018

appointment with this doctor was my first time. He was so nice and I liked him very much. No surprises tells you like it is and explains

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2018

Dr. Seipel and the staff at Cleveland Clinic provide excellent care. Over the years, we have highly recommended Dr. Seipel to our friends and family. Dr. Seipel is an extremely caring doctor with superb medical expertise. There is no other eye doctor that our family would rather go to. We travel from Naples Florida to Avon Lake Ohio to see Dr. Seipel because of his medical expertise. He has been our family doctor for many years and we hope to have him as our doctor for many years to come.

Reviewed on Jun 13, 2018

Dr. Seipel is one of the finest providers of health care I've ever had...friendly, approachable, professional, a great educator and communicator, and I trust him completely to give me the care I need.

Reviewed on May 15, 2018

Excellent service! excellent DOCTOR!!

Reviewed on May 15, 2018

Everyone was courteous and pleasant. I have been going to see Dr. Seiple for routine eye care for many years. He is always helpful, informative, and thorough. The Cleveland Clinic is fortunate to have him on their staff.

Reviewed on May 2, 2018

*Dr. Seipel is AMAZING!!!! I would recommend him to everyone.

Reviewed on Apr 16, 2018

Dr Seipel is easy to speak with about concerns. He always takes the necessary time, is well mannered andgood natured, very personable. He goes the extra mile for his patients and will accommodate needs.

Reviewed on Apr 10, 2018

Dr. Seiple is simply the best!!! And his office staff is awesome! :)

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2018

Dr Scott Seipel is excellent. Very caring and listens. Really cares about his patients

Reviewed on Jan 15, 2018

I have nothing but praise for the service and Dr. Seipel

Reviewed on Jan 15, 2018

I felt it was very patient/client oriented. I was treated with respect and dignity. The staff are excellent on the job skills!

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2018

great, compassionate, time-taking DR

Reviewed on Dec 5, 2017

Dr Seipel is an outstanding provider and it is great to have him back at the Clinic!

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2017

Dr. Seipel has always provided the best care and always goes above and beyond.

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2017

Good experience.

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2017

Dr. Seipel explained a very difficult diagnosis in most kind and thorough manner. He was a very gentle person.

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2017

good experience from doctorexplaining my situation

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