Richard Scartozzi, MD

Richard Scartozzi, MD, FACS, FICS, FAAO

Ophthalmology Danbury, CT

Specializing in diseases and surgery of the retina, macula, and vitreous as a Partner at Danbury Eye Physicians & Surgeons

Office Address

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  • 69 Sand Pit Road
    Danbury, CT 06810
    Phone: (203) 791-2020
    Fax: (203) 778-6238


  • Doctor Scartozzi is a clinician/surgeon, teacher, and researcher with years of experience. He has trained at top institutions such as Johns Hopkins Medical School, Wills Eye Hospital, and Doheny Eye Institute. Doctor Scartozzi is a Connecticut retina and macula specialist with a national reputation, skilled in the treatment of macular degeneration, macular holes and puckers, diabetic retinopathy, retinal detachments and tears, floaters, retinal vein occlusions, complications of cataract surgery, uveitis, sutureless small gauge vitrectomy surgery, eye laser surgery, and the use of Eylea, Lucentis, Avastin, Ozurdex, Jetrea, macular eye vitamins, and other eye therapies.

Dr. Scartozzi's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Ophthalmology: Retinal
  • Clinical Interests: Retina; Macular degeneration; Diabetes; Vascular; Macular degeneration; retinal detachments and tears; diabetic eye disease; macular holes and puckers; vascular occlusions; uveitis; vitrectomy; intravitreal injections.

Dr. Scartozzi's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Clinical InstructorYale Medical School

Dr. Scartozzi's Education & Medical Training

  • University of Southern California/LAC+USC Medical CenterUniversity of Southern California/LAC+USC Medical CenterFellowship, Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • Wills Eye HospitalWills Eye HospitalResidency, Ophthalmology
  • North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health SystemNorth Shore-Long Island Jewish Health SystemInternship, Internal Medicine
  • Johns Hopkins Univ Sch of MedJohns Hopkins University School of MedicineMedical School, M.D.

Dr. Scartozzi's Certifications & Licensure

  • NY State Medical LicenseNY State Medical License2008 - 2016
  • CT State Medical LicenseCT State Medical License2007 - 2014
  • American Board of OphthalmologyAmerican Board of OphthalmologyOphthalmology, 2007

Dr. Scartozzi's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • International Association of OphthalmologistsTop Doctor AwardInternational Association of Ophthalmologists, 2013
  • Castle ConnollyTop Doctor AwardCastle Connolly, 2013
  • Centers for Medicare & Medicaid ServicesMeaningful Use Stage 1 CertificationCenters for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 2012
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Dr. Scartozzi's Publications & Presentations

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Dr. Scartozzi's Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Medical Groups

  • Danbury Eye Physicians Sgns

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