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Advocate Medical Group Ophthalmology/Optometry

Comprehensive Care

The Ophthalmology Department has board-certified ophthalmologists and highly trained staff ready to meet your needs. We offer eye exams for the evaluation and treatment for a wide variety of eye disorders including glaucoma, macular degeneration, and diabetic retinopathy. Other services offered also include the latest options in cataract and muscle surgery and laser surgery for the treatment of diabetic retinopathy and glaucoma.

Optical Center

The Advocate Medical Group Optical Center has been providing exceptional service since 1964, with experienced and qualified staff dedicated to providing personalized vision care. Only the highest quality products are carried and displayed, and lenses available for our customers are the most up-to-date brands with the latest technology.

Contact Lenses

Our Optometry Department is committed to total eye care, utilizing the most up-to-date technology to guard good eye health and maintaining the best vision possible for each patient. We use a wide range of contact lens designs and materials to get the best fit on even the most hard to fit patients.

Services & Specialties

  • Amblyopia Treatment
  • Botox for Blepharospasms
  • Ectropion Repair
  • Eye Muscle Surgery
  • Incision and Drainage of Chalazions
  • Lasers for the treatment of diabetes, retinal tears, secondary cataracts, and glaucoma
  • No Stitch Cataract Surgery with Deluxe Service Options
  • Pterygium Resection
  • Ptosis Repair (correction of droopy eyelid)
  • Repair of Blocked Tear Duct
  • Surgical Removal of Lid Lesions
  • Prescription eyeglasses and sunglasses
  • Child and teen frames with a two-year frame breakage warranty
  • Designer frames
  • Fitover sunglasses
  • Safety glasses
  • Sport goggles
  • Magnifiers
  • Readers
  • Eyeglass accessories
  • Low vision accessories
  • Economy Program

Conditions Treated

  • Amblyopia
  • Blocked Tear Ducts
  • Cataracts
  • Corneal Dystrophies
  • Diabetes
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Medication Toxicity (plaquenil )
  • Optic Neuritis
  • ROP (Retinopathy of Prematurity )
  • Strabismus
  • Thyroid Disorders Affecting the Eyes
  • Uveitis

About Auorora, IL
Aurora (“The City of Lights”) is a leader in commerce, education, and entertainment. Aurora was the first city in the world to illuminate all of its streets with electric lights. Aurora is the second largest city in Illinois is not only home to Chicago Premium Outlets, the ultimate shopping destination, but is the area's epicenter of live entertainment!  The historic Paramount Theatre provides world-class entertainment, including live dance, music and Broadway-caliber shows.  The picturesque 30-acre RiverEdge Park is open year-round and is host to an array of seasonal top-name concerts, festivals and cultural events.  Hollywood Casino Aurora is home to the largest poker venue in Illinois, along with top entertainment.  Mingled with its hub of arts, fabulous attractions, annual events and outdoor adventure, Aurora has it all.