Laurels
Best Optometrists
in Chicago
2017

Why These Optometrists?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored optometrists on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analysed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best optometrists in Chicago, IL.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Advanced Eye Care Professionals

Advanced Eye Care Professionals is a team of optometry specialists in Oak Lawn. Patients come to the practice for a range of services including eyewear, myopia control, keratoconus care, MiBo Thermoflo, dry eye therapy, scleral lenses, pediatric eyecare, and corneal refractive therapy. The group was the 2016 Opencare Patients' Choice Winner and was recognized in 2015 by Best Practices for Excellence in Eye Care.

Oak Lawn, IL(708) 229-2200

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Chicago Eye Care Center

Chicago Eye Care Center offers optometry care in the Chicago area. The clinic features state-of-the-art technology and personalized, affordable eyecare. Patients come to the office for the diagnosis, management, and treatment of various ocular diseases and conditions as well as for contact lense fitting, lenses, frames, and integrative vision and occupational therapy. Dr. Shira M. Gelb graduated from the Illinois College of Optometry in 2004.

Chicago, IL(773) 764-3937

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Compass Eye Care

Compass Eye Care is an Oak Park optometrist. The practice offers eye exams, contact lens exams, specialty contacts, pediatric eyecare, refractive eye surgery, LASIK pre and post-operative care, visual acuity testing, diabetic eyecare, and Ortho-K therapy. Computer vision and dry eye treatments are also available. Dr. Alex Tan graduated from Illinois College of Optometry where he is presently Clinical Assistant Professor of Optometry.

Oak Park, IL(708) 383-2150

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Contacts and Specs

Contacts and Specs has been a Chicago optometry boutique since 1982. Opticians on staff have over 10 years of experience and are known for individualized services including LASIK consultations and fittings for digital progressive lenses. Contacts and Specs uses Varilux S 4D lenses for digital lenses, but patients can also order their normal contact lenses online as well as choose from a variety of eyewear brands and accessories.

Chicago, IL(773) 880-5400

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Eye Society L.L.C.

Eye Society L.L.C. provides optometry services in the Chicago area.The office focuses on proper eye health evaluations and uses state-of-the-art computerized testing, pre-testing by medical assistants, and thorough examinations. Aside from the diagnosis and treatment of ocular disease, Eye Society also detects other conditions which may be causing vision disorders such as diabetes, impending stroke, and neurological disease. Dr. Tanvi Mago graduated from The New England College of Optometry and is a Clinical Instructor of Optometry at The Illinois Eye Institute.

Chicago, IL(312) 640-2405

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Foulkes Vision

Foulkes Vision provides optometry services in the Chicago area. The practice specializes in LASIK and cataract procedures with over 48,000 LASIK surgeries and over 20,000 cataract procedures performed. Other eye and vision disorders are also treated at the practice. Richard B. Foulkes, M.D. is a hands-on LASIK surgeon who offers his personal mobile number to patients for patients to reach him any time after the procedure. Dr. Foulkes graduated from Rush Medical College in Chicago and is a Vietnam veteran.

Chicago, IL(888) 207-1404

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Halsted Eye Boutique

Halsted Eye Boutique is a Chicago optometrist. The office offers comprehensive eyecare, custom contact lenses, dry eye therapy, pediatric optometry, and cancer screenings. Halsted can treat lazy eye, cataracts, pink eye, and glaucoma. A range of eyewear frames are available at the boutique as well and include Dita, John Varvatos, and Tom Ford. Dr. Joanna Slusky focuses on preventative care and educating patients on eye health.

Chicago, IL(773) 549-1111

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Lakeview Eye Care

Lakeview Eye Care has been a Chicago optometrist since 1993. Patients come to the clinic for comprehensive eye exams, vision correction procedures such as LASIK and corneal reshaping, and treatments for disease. Doctors can handle issues such as glaucoma, pink eye, macular degeneration, lazy eye, computer vision syndrome, blepharitis, and diabetic eye disease. Patients can also choose from a selection of frames, sunglasses, and lenses at the center.

Chicago, IL(773) 327-0874

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Lincoln Park Eyes

Lincoln Park Eyes brings decades of experience in optometry to the Chicago area. The office uses the newest diagnostic equipment and offers eye exams, LASIK, emergency care, dry eye therapy, and treatment for diseases such as cataracts, glaucoma, and macular degeneration. The cosmetic eyelash treatment Latisse is also available, and patients have access to a large selection of frames and sunglasses as well. Dr. Frederic A. Banser is a Diplomate of the American Board of Optometry.

Chicago, IL(773) 975-4300

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Marketplace Vision

Marketplace Vision is a Chicago optometrist. The center handles the diagnosis and treatment of diseases such as chronic dry eye, glaucoma, cataracts, diabetes, and macular degeneration. General eye exams, pediatric eyecare, sports vision, and preventative care services are also available as well as a full line of eyewear. The office also co-manages LASIK and laser vision correction procedures with the Kraff Eye Institute. Dr. Toader and Dr. Eric Baas are the team optometrists for the UIC Flames.

Chicago, IL(312) 455-1306

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Mary Szatkowski, MD

Mary Szatkowski, MD offers optometry services in the Chicago area. Eye exams include checks for diseases as well as a review of vision and prescription problems. Other services include cataract and glaucoma treatment, eyelid reconstructive surgery, intraocular lense implants, diabetic eyecare, toric IOL, and other eyelid cosmetic procedures. Dr. Mary Szatowski, MD is Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and performed her fellowship training in oculoplastic surgery at the University of San Diego.

Chicago, IL(312) 332-4296

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Northcenter Eye Care

Northcenter Eye Care brings over 50 years of combined experience in optometry to Chicago residents. Annual eye exams, vision correction, eye injury exams, and pre-op and post-op LASIK support are available. The practice also diagnoses and treats conditions such as pink eye, glaucoma, allergic conjunctivitis, blepharitis, and corneal abrasions. The office has over 1,000 frames for patients to choose from and carries contact lenses as well.

Chicago, IL(773) 525-0952

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Red Eye Eyewear

Red Eye Eyewear has been offering optometry services and eyewear for over 11 years to Chicago residents. The office provides comprehensive eye exams for proper lens selection as well as to check for ocular disease. The office offers a wide selection of frames, sunglasses, lenses, and contacts for clients to choose from. Patients can also opt for various lens treatments such as UV protection, scratch-resistant coatings, and transition lenses for varying light exposure.

Chicago, IL(773) 782-1660

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SoLo Eye Care & Eyewear Gallery

SoLo Eye Care & Eyewear Gallery has been offering optometry services in Chicago for over 10 years. The practice combines medicine with fashion and is known for personalized service, the latest trends in eyewear, advanced research, and optimal treatments for various diseases and conditions. The office itself is a gallery-style renovation of the landmark home of the Ford Motor Company. Dr. Robert J. Steinmetz was awarded the Young O.D. of the Year in Illinois by the American Optometric Association and was the 2015 Illinois Optometrist of the year.

Chicago, IL(312) 588-5999

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Village Eyecare

Village Eyecare is a Chicago optometrist. The team handles annual eye exams as well as treatments for a range of eye conditions and disease, contact lens fittings, laser vision correction, keratoconus care, and diabetes management. The office features an on-site laboratory, advanced technology, and 24-hour emergency care. A full line of eyewear for adults and kids as well as lenses are available. Dr. Sarai and Dr. Sood graduated from the University of California-Berkeley School of Optometry.

Chicago, IL(312) 829-6173

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Visual Effects Optical

Visual Effects Optical has been a Chicago optometrist since 1989. The office specializes in finding the perfect frame for patients' visual needs as well as facial structure. Visual Effects Optical offers thousands of frames to choose from as well as lenses, and contact lenses. Dr. Chet Steinmetz uses the Essilor Visioffice and Eyecode™hi definition lenses for precise measurements resulting in individualized lenses and frames for each patient.

Chicago, IL(773) 281-0200

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Wink Optical

Wink Optical is a Chicago optometry boutique. The office is known for its advanced technology and patient care, and Dr. Stacy Beute has been practicing for over 15 years in Chicago. Dr. Beute has helped thousands of patients with issues such as hard-to-fit lenses, disease detection, and pediatric eyecare and also handles pre and post-LASIK care in association with the Kraff Eye Institute. Other services include urgent eyecare, eyewear adjustments, and vision therapy.

Chicago, IL(773) 348-9465

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Wyse Eyecare

Wyse Eyecare is a Northbrook optometrist, which specializes in cataracts and glaucoma. The practice offers a range of cataract procedure options and has performed thousands of cataract surgeries. Tamara Wyse, M.D. is a board-certified ophthalmologist who was one of the first to offer laser cataract surgery and also offers minimally invasive glaucoma surgery. The practice diagnoses and treats a range of other conditions and offers lens implants as well. Wyse Eyecare received Angie's List Super Service Award in 2013.

Northbrook, IL(847) 497-2020

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