Frederick Davidorf

Frederick Davidorf, MD

  • Ophthalmology
  • Ophthalmology – Retina
  • Physician

Associate Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Accepting new patients
4.9 out of 5
  • 175 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
  • 70 Patient Comments

Insurances We Accept


About Me

  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2017, 2018
  • Best Doctor in America 2017

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Uveal Cancers
  • Susac Syndrome
  • Nevi and Melanomas
  • Choroid Hemorrhage
  • Epiretinal Membrane
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Choroid Tumors
  • Vitreoretinopathy, Proliferative
  • Choroidal Neovascularization
  • Eye Tumors
  • von Hippel-Lindau Disease
  • Retinal Cancers
  • Wet Macular Degeneration
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Paraneoplastic Syndromes, Ocular
  • Ophthalmology
  • Retinal Diseases
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Lymphomas
  • Ocular Oncology

Locations Where I Practice

Havener Eye Institute

in Outpatient Care New Albany
6100 North Hamilton Road 2nd Floor, Suite 2B Westerville, OH 43081

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

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Education and Training

Education History

Medical School

Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, OH
6/1/1963 - 6/1/1965


LA County/USC Medical Center, ,

1/1/1965 - 6/23/1966


Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, OH

7/1/1966 - 6/1/1969


Mass. Eye & Ear Infirmary, ,

7/1/1969 - 6/30/1970

Board Certification

American Board of Ophthalmology

Academic Information

My Department



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.

175 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

  • Overall
    4.9 out of 5
  • Explains Things Carefully
    4.9 out of 5
  • Listens Carefully
    4.9 out of 5
  • Gives Understandable Instructions
    4.9 out of 5
  • Knows My Medical History
    4.8 out of 5
  • Shows Respect
    4.9 out of 5
  • Time Spent Together
    4.9 out of 5
  • Reviewed on Jan 20, 2023

    Doctor is top notch

  • Reviewed on Dec 09, 2022

    Dr. Davidorf is an excellent & caring eye doctor & surgeon.

  • Reviewed on Dec 09, 2022

    Always concerned for overall health not just his speciality.

  • Reviewed on Nov 04, 2022

    Dr. Davidorf has taken care of my family for years. We've had retina issues. He's wonderful and renowned!

  • Reviewed on Nov 04, 2022

    ALWAYS asks about my family members who he has treated. My family, with a lot of diabetics , have been seeing Dr. Davidorf for years. My sister was losing her eyesight about 30+ years ago and he saved it!

  • Reviewed on Oct 28, 2022

    All was fine!

  • Reviewed on Oct 26, 2022

    Some very kind & caring about me & my problem. He is the best.

  • Reviewed on Oct 23, 2022

    Very good that is why I travel 75 miles to a specialist

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 09/30/2022, Dr. Davidorf has reported no relationships with companies or entities.