Fellowship TrainedPediatric Strabismus
Clinical InterestsStrabismusDry EyePediatric
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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.
Education & Fellowship
Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, 1998
Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit MI, 2002
St. John’s Hopsital, Detroit, MI, 2003
Ophthalmology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 2006
Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus, Duke University, Durham, NC, 2007
Associations & Memberships
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
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