Colleen Cebulla

Colleen Cebulla, MD, PHD

  • Ophthalmology – Retina
  • Ophthalmology
  • Physician

Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Accepting new patients
4.8 out of 5
  • 329 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
  • 97 Patient Comments

Insurances We Accept


About Me

  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2014, 2016
  • Named to the Castle Connolly list of “America's Top Doctors”; "America's Top Doctors for Cancer"; "Regional Top Doctors"
  • Best Doctor in America, 2010–present
  • Top Cancer Doctors in the U.S., Newsweek, 2015
  • Vice Chair of Research
  • Associate Professor of Ophthalmology

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Uveal Cancers
  • Lymphomas
  • Wet Macular Degeneration
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • von Hippel-Lindau Disease
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Diseases
  • Epiretinal Membrane
  • Ophthalmology
  • Paraneoplastic Syndromes, Ocular

Locations Where I Practice

Please note: Not all physicians schedule patients at each listed location.

Education and Training

Education History

Medical School

Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, OH
8/21/1995 - 6/14/2002


Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus, OH
6/1/2002 - 6/30/2003


Jackson Memorial Hospital-Neurology, Miami, FL
7/1/2003 - 6/30/2006


Jackson Memorial Hospital-Neurology, Miami, FL
7/7/2006 - 7/6/2007


Jackson Memorial Hospital-Neurology, Miami, FL
7/7/2007 - 7/7/2009

Board Certification

American Board of Ophthalmology

Academic Information

My Department


My Division


More About My Work


The overall patient satisfaction rating is an average of all patient responses to the six doctor communication related questions shown below from the Clinician and Group Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems survey. For additional information about the patient satisfaction survey, please visit our Patient Satisfaction Survey page.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their view and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Ohio State Wexner Medical Center.

329 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

  • Overall
    4.8 out of 5
  • Explains Things Carefully
    4.7 out of 5
  • Listens Carefully
    4.8 out of 5
  • Gives Understandable Instructions
    4.8 out of 5
  • Knows My Medical History
    4.8 out of 5
  • Shows Respect
    4.9 out of 5
  • Time Spent Together
    4.8 out of 5
  • Reviewed on Apr 29, 2024

    Dr. Cerulla is an encourager. Answered questions, friendly manner

  • Reviewed on Apr 25, 2024

    She is a terrific physician

  • Reviewed on Apr 21, 2024

    Very thorough in explaining what's going on

  • Reviewed on Apr 16, 2024

    She is awesome also. Very friendly and knowledgeable.

  • Reviewed on Apr 14, 2024

    No bad experience

  • Reviewed on Apr 01, 2024

    All staff are always great and consider your stress level and wait times

  • Reviewed on Mar 28, 2024


  • Reviewed on Mar 19, 2024

    Dr Cebulla is a well spoken person who makes what she is saying is understood.

Consulting and Related Relationships

At The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, we support a faculty member’s research and consulting in collaboration with medical device, research and/or drug companies because a faculty member’s expertise can guide important advancements in the practice of medicine and improve patient care. In order to provide effective management of these relationships, the University requires annual disclosures from all faculty members with external interests related to their University responsibilities.

As of 09/29/2023, Dr. Cebulla has reported relationships with the companies or entities listed below. If you have questions about the relationships listed below, please ask the faculty member. If you have questions about how these relationships are monitored by The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, please contact our Compliance Office.

  • American Academy of Optometry

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