Scott P. Drexler, OD

  • Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology
  • Contact Lens and Vision Enhancement Service
  • University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

A Conversation With Dr. Drexler


Dr. Drexler is the Director of the UPMC Eye Center Eye Care and Optical shop in the Iroquois Building on Forbes Avenue in Oakland and a member of the Optometry Service of the UPMC Eye Center. He also serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Ophthalmology Department of the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Dr. Drexler earned his optometry degree at the Pennsylvania College of Optometry. He also interned at the Hahnemann University Department of Ophthalmology.  He has been in private practice as well as working for Drs. Ambrose and Stephen Updegraff, the Weinstock Laser Eye Center, the Eye Institute of West Florida, and as the eye care provider for the Tampa Bay Storm Arena Football team.  He is board certificated/licensed by the Pennsylvania Board of Optometry, Florida Board of Optometry, and the National Board of Examiners in Optometry.