Donald Savage, M.D. – EMERITUS

Scranton Ophthalmologist Donald J. Savage, M.D.


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Meet Dr. Savage


Thomas Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA
M.D., 1977

The University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN
B.S., Pre-professional Studies, 1974


Eye Care Specialists, Kingston, PA, 1982-Present

The Commonwealth Medical College, Scranton, PA
Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery, 2009-Present

Fellowship in Retina-Vitreous, 1981-82
Washington Hospital Center, Washington, D.C.

Residency in Ophthalmology, 1978-81
State University of New York, Upstate NY
Medical Center, Syracuse, NY

Medical Internship, 1977-78
Presbyterian University of Pennsylvania
Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA

Awards and Honors

Board Certified by The American Board of Ophthalmology

Magna Cum Laude,
University of Notre Dame, 1974

National Board of Medical Examiners, 1978

Alpha Epsilon Delta Premedical Honor Society

Physician’s Recognition Award 1981,84,87,90,93,96, 00

America’s Top Ophthalmologists
Consumer Research Council of America,

Chairperson – Division of Ophthalmology
Mercy Hospital, Wilkes-Barre, 1998-2004

Prior Medical Director, SSC NEPA

Patients Choice Award Pennsylvania (2009-Present)

AAO – Lifetime Volunteer Award Eyecare America


American Academy of Ophthalmology
Pennsylvania Medical Society
American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery
Pennsylvania Academy of Ophthalmology