Whether you require a routine eye exam from an optometrist (a physician who specializes in screening for eyeglasses, contact lenses and eye diseases) or have a more serious condition that requires an appointment with an ophthalmologist (a physician who specializes in treating diseases of the eye and surgery), the Ophthalmology/Optometry department at the Elmhurst Clinic provides a wide range of services with the most technologically advanced treatments available.
The Ophthalmology/Optometry department at the Elmhurst Clinic provides comprehensive eye care and surgery, specializing in all areas of eye care to meet all of your family’s vision care needs, including:
- Cataracts and cataract surgery
- Contact lenses
- Correction for crossed and lazy eyes
- Diabetic eye conditions
- Eye injuries
- Glaucoma treatment
- Laser surgery for glaucoma and secondary cataract
- Macular degeneration
- Pediatric eye care
- Retinal diseases
- Routine eye exams
Specialists at Your Fingertips
Your ophthalmologists or optometrists can easily direct you to another specialist when necessary. What's best is that those specialists are all within the Elmhurst Clinic family. Our primary care and specialty physicians work together as an integrated team. We believe this convenient approach enhances the care our patients receive.