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We found 4 ophthalmologists who accept Workers' Compensation near Arlington Heights, IL.

Dr. Kimberlee Marie Curnyn, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Ophthalmology
1100 W Central Road; Suite 205
Arlington Heights, IL
 

Dr. Kimberlee Curnyn works as a pediatric ophthalmologist. Patient reviews placed her at an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. These areas are among Dr. Curnyn's clinical interests: amblyopia (lazy eye), strabismus surgery, and strabismus. She is affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS). Dr. Curnyn honors Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more. After attending the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago for medical school, she completed her residency training at Rush University Medical Center. She has received the distinction of Chicago Super Doctors. In addition to English, she speaks Spanish.

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Clinical interests: Strabismus Surgery, Eye Muscle Surgery, Cataract Surgery, Anterior Segment Diseases, Strabismus, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Corneal and External Diseases
1100 W Central Road; Suite 205
Arlington Heights, IL
 

Dr. Lena Chheda is a corneal and external diseases specialist. She accepts Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. Her training includes a residency program at Ohio State University Medical Center. Dr. Chheda is affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS).

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
1604 W Central Road
Arlington Heights, IL
 

Dr. Smajo Osmanovic's area of specialization is ophthalmology (eye disease). Dr. Osmanovic has a special interest in glaucoma, glaucoma surgery, and cataract surgery. Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Osmanovic accepts. He attended the University of Belgrade School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary. In addition to English, Dr. Osmanovic (or staff) speaks Croatian, Serbian, and Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS).

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Clinical interests: Glaucoma Surgery, Cataract Surgery, Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Cataracts, Glaucoma

Dr. Brittany Jill Osgood, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmology
1614 W Central Road; Suite 107
Arlington Heights, IL
 

Dr. Brittany Osgood's medical specialty is ophthalmology (eye disease). In her practice, Dr. Osgood focuses on comprehensive ophthalmology. She is professionally affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS). She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before performing her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago, Dr. Osgood attended the University of Toledo College of Medicine and Northeast Ohio Medical University for medical school.

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Clinical interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology

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What is Ophthalmology?

An ophthalmologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats problems of the eye. As opposed to optometrists, ophthalmologists are medical doctors, and their specialty is comprehensive eye care and eye surgery. An ophthalmologist can:
  • see patients for routine eye care
  • diagnose eye problems
  • prescribe glasses, contact lenses, and medications
  • provide refractive therapies to correct vision, such as LASIK
  • perform surgery on the eye

Ophthalmologists are trained in the same vision screening practices as optometrists; however, their practice tends to focus more on the medical and surgical management of complex eye disorders. Although vision is important, so is the physical health of the eye. An ophthalmologist performing an eye exam will examine the whole eye including the eyelids, the muscles that move the eye, the front and back parts of the eye, and the pressure inside the eye.

Patients sometimes see ophthalmologists as their primary eye care and vision doctors, or they may be referred to an ophthalmologist for treatment of a one-time problem with their eye, such as an infection. Ophthalmologists provide routine care for patients who have chronic eye diseases, such as glaucoma (where pressure inside the eye damages the optic nerve sending images to the brain) or macular degeneration (an age-related eye disease that causes vision loss). In addition to providing routine care, ophthalmologists will perform eye surgery on patients who need more serious treatment, such as a corneal transplant.