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Dr. Erin Schotthoefer is an ophthalmologist who specializes
in pediatric eye care and strabismus in the Charlotte, NC and Huntersville, NC areas. She graduated from Harvard University and
received her medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine. Her
internship was at St. John’s Hospital in Detroit, her residency was at the
University of Iowa, and her fellowship was at Duke University. She is
board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. She is a member of the
American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Association for Pediatric
Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus, and Women in Ophthalmology.
Dr. Schotthoefer practices in our Huntersville (10305 Hamptons Park Drive, Suite 201, Huntersville, NC) and University (2325 West Arbors Drive, Suite 201, Charlotte, NC) offices. To make an appointment with her, call 704-295-3000. You can also request an appointment online or through myCEENTAchart.
UndergraduateHarvard University, Cambridge, MA, 1998
MedicalWayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit MI, 2002
InternshipSt. John’s Hospital, Detroit, MI, 2003
ResidencyOphthalmology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 2006
FellowshipPediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus, Duke University, Durham, NC, 2007
Board Certified by:- American Board of Ophthalmology
- American Academy of Ophthalmology
- American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus
- Women in Ophthalmology
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, 2001
Charlotte Magazine Top Doctors, 2017, 2023
Dr. Schotthoefer discusses eye trauma dangers, treatment, and protection on WSOC's Daily Two.
Schotthoefer EO, Wallace DK. Strabismus associated with thyroid eye disease. Current Opinions in Ophthalmology. 2007 Sep;18(5):361-5.
O’Malley Schotthoefer E, Yanovitch TL, Freedman SF. Aqueous drainage device surgery in refractory pediatric glaucomas: I. Longterm outcomes. J AAPOS. 2008 Feb;12(1):33-9.
O’Malley Schotthoefer E, Yanovitch TL, Freedman SF. Aqueous drainage device surgery in refractory pediatric glaucomas: II. Ocular motility consequences. J AAPOS. 2008 Feb;12(1):40-5
Contributed to Ophthalmology research at Duke University and University of Iowa