Charles J. Doering, MD

Retinal Surgeon

Dr. Doering

Treats diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and other retinal disorders

Dr. Charles J. Doering, a specialist in the diagnosis and treatment of vitreo-retinal diseases. He temporarily practices in Pawleys Island and will move to Murrells Inlet for his permanent location. Dr. Doering brings a combination of superb medical training and experience with the latest advances in retinal care to Grand Strand Retina patients.

A native of New York, he graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Union College in 1994, then went on to earn his medical degree from the State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn in 1998. Dr. Doering completed an internship in Internal Medicine at Winthrop University Hospital in Mineola, New York in 1999, and a residency in Ophthalmology at Nassau University Medical Center in East Meadow, New York. He then advanced his training with a two-year fellowship in vitreo-retinal surgery at the renowned New York Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical College where he studied with leaders and innovators of modern vitreo-retinal surgery.

Dr. Doering and family

Dr. Doering held a research fellowship in cell biology and neuroscience at the New York University School of Medicine. In addition, he was inducted into the Phi Beta Kappa Society and elevated as an Associate Member of Sigma Xi Scientific Research Society. At Grand Strand Retina, Dr. Doering cares for patients with macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, retinal tears and detachments, macular holes, epiretinal membranes, macular edema, and proliferative vitreo-retinopathy. Dr. Doering is committed to advancing the level of retinal care for patients at Grand Strand Retina by remaining in the leading edge of research and treatment.

Dr. Doering is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and American Medical Association.

Dr. Doering has been the premier retinal surgeon on the Grand Strand for over 15 years.


Dr. Doering is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. He is member of the American Aacademy of Ophthalmology, American Medical Association and South Carolina Medical Association.

Our Current Location

14361 Ocean Highway Suite 2B
Pawleys Island, SC 29585

Tel: (843) 651-3937 Fax: (843) 651-3940

Our Second Location

1021 Cipriana Drive, Suite 220
Myrtle Beach, SC 29572

Our Future Location

4310 Highway 17 Bypass
Murrells Inlet, SC 29576

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