Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

When are you open?

Our offices are open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. We see patients after hours and on weekends by appointment only.

Where are your office locations?

We have 4 office locations in Chicago’s Millennium Park/Loop area, Palos Heights, Berwyn, and Lincolnwood. Visit our Office Locations page to see a map of where our offices are located.

 

Where do your doctors have hospital privileges?

We have hospital privileges at many hospitals in the greater Chicagoland area. Visit our Hospital Affiliations page to view the different hospitals.

Are your doctors well-trained?

The doctors at Chicagoland Retinal Consultants, LLC have trained at some of the finest institutions in the United States. Please visit the Our Doctors section of our website to see which training programs they have attended.  

 

Can we call you if we have an emergency?

We are available 24 hours a day for emergencies. You simply need to call our toll-free number at 1-866-RET-DOC1 (738-3621) to contact us at any time.

How soon can you see me for a routine exam?

We should usually be able to see you within a few days of you calling to make an appointment. If it is urgent, we can typically see you within a few hours.

Which insurance plans do you take?

We accept most health care plans. Please see our Insurance link for the full list of plans we accept. If your plan is not listed, please contact our office to see if we can accept your coverage.

Are your doctors friendly?

Our doctors have a strong following of patients due to their professionalism, availability, affable attitude and ability.

Which eye conditions do you treat?

We treat diseases that affect the retina, vitreous, and uveal systems of the eye. Please see our Procedures link to see a list and description of the most common diseases we treat.

Will my referring doctor that sent me to Chicagoland Retinal Consultants, LLC get a report of my eye exam?

Our electronic medical records system makes it so that your doctor(s) are sent a report of our findings and recommendations as soon as your exam is completed. We will also send them a copy of any tests we do in our office; the reports from these tests are created as soon as the tests are done.

Are the doctors affiliated with any teaching hospitals?

Doctors at Chicagoland Retinal Consultants participate in research studies and also spend time teaching ophthalmology residents at Northwestern University and Loyola University. Chicagoland Retinal Consultants also has their own accredited vitreo-retinal fellowship program.

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