We have a staff of more than 35 specially trained individuals, each playing an important role in your care. All of our ophthalmologists are certified by the American board of Ophthalmology, earned a medical degree, completed a residency in ophthalmology, and then went on to complete subspecialty training in the diagnosis and treatment of retinal diseases.
C. Patrick Carroll, M.D.
Dr. Carroll, a Dayton native, earned his medical degree from The Ohio State University and also completed his residency in the department of ophthalmology at OSU. He went on to complete a fellowship in retina and vitreous surgery through the University of Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary.
Dr. Carroll served as Chief of Ophthalmology at the Dayton Veteran’s Affairs Medical Center for over 30 years.
Dr. Carroll is a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. He has published several articles in professional journals and has delivered lectures on various topics in ophthalmology.
In 1980, Dr. Carroll founded Retina Physicians & Surgeons, Inc.
Dr. Carroll and his wife Pam, live in the Dayton area and are very active in several Miami Valley organizations.
A. Marie Martinek, M.D.
Dr. Martinek earned her medical degree from the University of Michigan. She completed her ophthalmology residency and retina-vitreous fellowship at the Kresge Eye Institute/Wayne State University, Michigan.
Dr. Martinek is a member of the American Society of Retina Specialists, a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and serves as an assistant clinical professor at The Ohio State University. She speaks professionally to local and national organizations.
Dr. Martinek lives in the Greater Dayton area with her husband, a radiologist in the Dayton area, and has four children.
In 1996, Dr. Martinek joined Retina Physicians & Surgeons.
Bruce M. Buerk, M.D.
Dr. Buerk, a native of Oxford, Ohio, earned a medical degree from The Ohio State University. He completed a residency in ophthalmology at the Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary in Chicago, Illinois where he was selected Chief Resident in his final year. He then completed a vitreo-retinal fellowship at the Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary.
Dr. Buerk has been co-author in several peer-reviewed journals in various topics of ophthalmology and presented posters at national meetings such as the Retina Society and the Association for Research and Vision in Ophthalmology.
He is married to Dr. Radha Reddy, a Dayton native, who is a board certified OB/GYN.
In 2004, Dr. Buerk joined Retina Physicians & Surgeons.
Scott D. Schoenberger, M.D.
Dr. Schoenberger, a Columbus native, earned his medical degree from the University of Cincinnati, where he was named to the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society. He completed his ophthalmology residency at the University of Cincinnati and completed a vitreo-retinal fellowship at Vanderbilt University where he received the J. Donald Gass, M.D., Endowed Fellowship.
Dr. Schoenberger has authored numerous peer-reviewed articles in ophthalmic and medical journals, including the New England Journal of Medicine. He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Retina Specialists.
Dr. Schoenberger is married to Dr. Arshia Ali, an internist who practices medicine in Cincinnati.
In 2013, Dr. Schoenberger joined Retina Physicians & Surgeons.