Frederick Davidorf

Frederick Davidorf, MD

  • Ophthalmology – Retina
  • Ophthalmology

Appointments: (614) 293-8116

About Me


  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2017
  • Best Doctor in America 2017

Specialties and Conditions I Treat

  • Ophthalmology – Retina
  • Ophthalmology
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa
  • Paraneoplastic Syndromes, Ocular
  • Ophthalmology
  • Retinal Vasculitis
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity
  • Eye Cancers
  • Retinal Degeneration
  • Eye Injuries
  • Hypertensive Retinopathy
  • Uveal Cancers
  • Vitreous Detachment
  • Susac Syndrome
  • Kearns-Sayre Syndrome
  • Choroid Hemorrhage
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Epiretinal Membrane
  • Vitreoretinopathy, Proliferative
  • Choroid Tumors
  • Choroidal Neovascularization
  • Eye Tumors
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Retinal Artery Occlusion
  • Scleral Diseases
  • Iris Diseases
  • Angioid Streaks
  • Leber Congenital Amaurosis
  • Retinal Dysplasia
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Perforations
  • Retinal Telangiectasis
  • Retinitis
  • Coloboma
  • Choroideremia
  • Gyrate Atrophy
  • Choroid Diseases
  • Uveitis, Intermediate
  • Conjunctival Cancers
  • Albinism, Ocular
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Tuberculosis, Ocular
  • Uveitis, Suppurative
  • Eye Infections, Fungal
  • Eye Infections, Parasitic
  • Aphakia
  • Artificial Lens Implant Migration
  • Lens Subluxation
  • Optic Nerve Tumors
  • Myopia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Iritis
  • Uveitis
  • Uveitis, Anterior
  • Geographic Atrophy
  • Wet Macular Degeneration
  • Retinal Drusen
  • Retinal Dystrophies
  • Retinoschisis
  • Anterior Capsular Rupture, Ocular
  • Behcet Syndrome
  • Usher Syndromes
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Panuveitis
  • Vogt Koyanagi Harada Disease
  • Macular Edema
  • Vitelliform Macular Dystrophy
  • Aphakia, Postcataract
  • Panophthalmitis
  • Posterior Capsular Rupture, Ocular
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Retinal Necrosis Syndrome, Acute
  • Choroiditis
  • Ophthalmia, Sympathetic
  • Uveitis, Posterior
  • Pars Planitis
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Cytomegalovirus Retinitis
  • Retinal Diseases
  • Retinal Cancers

Locations Where I Practice

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Education and Training

Medical Degree

Ohio State University College of Medicine


Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
7/1/1966 - 6/1/1969


Mass. Eye & Ear Infirmary
7/1/1969 - 6/30/1970

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Board Certification

American Board of Ophthalmology

My Department



235 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

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  • Overall
    4.9 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly 4.9
  • Listens Carefully 4.9
  • Gives Understandable Instructions 4.9
  • Knows My Medical History 4.8
  • Shows Respect 4.9
  • Time Spent Together 4.9

29 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Mar 08, 2018

Very nice and always friendly.

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2018

All good experiences

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2018

Always friendly, interested and concerned for total health

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2018

Dr. D. is great!

Reviewed on Feb 06, 2018

Dr. Davidorf is a great physician who has given me excellent care I rate him as tops.

Reviewed on Feb 02, 2018

Listens, understands & put you at ease during visit - Very professional.

Reviewed on Jan 30, 2018

Very professional.

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2018

physician seem to care

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2018

Dr. Davidorf is always great and professional

Reviewed on Dec 22, 2017

Dr. Davidorf is the very best! OSU should be proud to have him on their staff!

Reviewed on Dec 17, 2017

Davidorf is thorough, professional & knowledgeable.

Reviewed on Dec 16, 2017

very good

Reviewed on Dec 13, 2017

Very good.

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2017

I think that he is thorough

Reviewed on Nov 25, 2017

Considerate and very informative

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2017


Reviewed on Nov 21, 2017

very good

Reviewed on Nov 15, 2017

Short wait time.

Reviewed on Nov 15, 2017

Dr. Davidorf listened to my health question concerning the effect on the eye. He was very supportive of my question and the answer. Dr. Davidorf!

Reviewed on Nov 03, 2017

Dr. Davidoff was great. After many years of dealing with Stargardt's Disease, and ophthalmologists not being able to diagnose it, Dr. Davidoff did. He is the best, clinically and personally.

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2017

I have no complaints about the experiences. Everyone is kind and know their job and does it well.

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2017


Reviewed on Oct 11, 2017


Reviewed on Oct 11, 2017

Very good.

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2017

Great and interesting talks.

Reviewed on Oct 08, 2017

Appeared very interested in my well-being and improvement

Reviewed on Oct 07, 2017

Always very professional.

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2017

I have absolutely only great things to say about Dr. Frederick Davidorf!!!! This man is a treasure and OSU should consider themselves very lucky to have him.

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2017

all excellent

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Consulting and Related Relationships

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As of 03/26/2018, Dr. Davidorf has reported no relationships with companies or entities.