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We found 96 optometrists who accept Humana HMO near Chicago, IL.

Marilou Alice Hunter
Specializes in Optometry
820 South Damen Avenue
Chicago, IL
 

Dr. Megan Hunter specializes in optometry (primary eye care) and practices in Maywood, IL, Hickory Hills, IL, and Homer Glen, IL. Areas of expertise for Dr. Hunter include contact lenses and dry eyes. She is professionally affiliated with Loyola Outpatient Center (LOC), Jesse Brown VA Medical Center, and Loyola Center for Health at Homer Glen. Dr. Hunter completed her residency training at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute. She honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Clinical interests: Dry Eyes, Contact Lenses

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Specializes in Optometry
3241 S Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL
 

Dr. Anne Spies specializes in optometry (primary eye care). Dr. Spies is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
3241 S Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL
 

Dr. Mary Roberts' specialty is optometry (primary eye care). Dr. Roberts is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Kristie Jo Barbaro
Specializes in Optometry
675 N Saint Clair Street; 15th Floor
Chicago, IL
 

Dr. Kristie Barbaro's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). She is affiliated with Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. She accepts Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Narayanan C Ramachandran
Specializes in Optometry
3624 W 26th Street
Chicago, IL
 

Dr. Narayanan Ramachandran works as an optometrist. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Pediatric Optometry
5841 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL
 

Dr. Birva Shah works as a pediatric optometrist in Chicago Ridge, IL and Chicago, IL. Dr. Shah honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Timothy T McMahon
Specializes in Optometry
1855 West Taylor Street
Chicago, IL
 

Dr. Timothy McMahon specializes in optometry (primary eye care) and practices in Chicago, IL. He has indicated that his clinical interests include keratoconus and contact lenses. Dr. McMahon is professionally affiliated with Jesse Brown VA Medical Center. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. McMahon accepts.

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Clinical interests: Keratoconus, Contact Lenses

Charles William Kinnaird III
Specializes in Optometry
1220 S Wood Street
Chicago, IL
 

Dr. Charles Kinnaird specializes in optometry (primary eye care). His training includes a residency program at Jesse Brown VA Medical Center. Dr. Kinnaird is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is affiliated with Jesse Brown VA Medical Center.

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Dr. Charlotte Enns Joslin, PhD
Specializes in Ophthalmology, Optometry
1855 West Taylor Street
Chicago, IL
 

Dr. Charlotte Joslin practices ophthalmology (eye disease) and optometry (primary eye care) in Chicago, IL. Her areas of expertise consist of keratoconus, contact lenses, and cornea transplant (keratoplasty). Dr. Joslin is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. Her medical residency was performed at Edward Hines, Jr. VA Hospital. She is affiliated with Jesse Brown VA Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: Epidemiology, Cornea Transplant, Keratoconus, Contact Lenses, Eye Infection

Magdalena Stec
Specializes in Ophthalmology, Optometry
321 N Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL
 

Dr. Magdalena Stec is an ophthalmologist and optometrist. She is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. In addition to English, she speaks Polish. Dr. Stec is professionally affiliated with Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago.

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Clinical interests: Neurorehabilitation, Low Vision, Amblyopia, Traumatic Brain Injury

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Specializes in Optometry
3241 S Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL
 

Dr. Chris Martin's specialty is optometry (primary eye care). He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Martin is conversant in Spanish. He is open to new patients.

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Specializes in Optometry
1501 S California Avenue
Chicago, IL
 

Dr. Cynthia Reynolds-Temple's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). Dr. Reynolds-Temple's hospital/clinic affiliations include Mount Sinai Hospital and Sinai Health System (Chicago). Dr. Reynolds-Temple accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
Chicago, IL
 

Dr. Lance Olson is an optometrist. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Olson honors.

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Specializes in Optometry
3241 S Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL
 

Dr. Dominick Opitz practices optometry (primary eye care). Dr. Opitz honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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Specializes in Optometry
3241 S Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL
 

Dr. Kara Crumbliss works as an optometrist in Chicago, IL. Dr. Crumbliss takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
3241 S Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL
 

Dr. Daniel Roberts works as an optometrist. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO.

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What is Optometry?

Optometry is primary care for vision, dealing with vision correction and certain diseases of the eye. Optometrists are the medical providers who prescribe glasses and contact lenses, and they are usually the ones who perform annual eye exams.

Optometrists attend four years of graduate school after college to study the health, function, and care of the eye before they become licensed. They are not medical doctors, unlike ophthalmologists, so they cannot perform surgery. However, optometrists can diagnose diseases of the eye and prescribe vision therapy, medications, and vision correction, such as glasses.

Some common conditions that may be seen by an optometrist include:
  • Refractive disorders, such as myopia and astigmatism, which require lenses to correct the vision
  • Glaucoma, a condition where increased pressure within the eye leads to damage to the optic nerve, the nerve that carries light images from the eye to the brain
  • Dry eye, where there are insufficient tears to lubricate the eye
  • Common infections of the eye, such as conjunctivitis

An optometry exam involves checking the patient’s vision as well as the eye itself and the tissues surrounding the eye. Optometrists may check the pressure of the eye or test to see how well the eyes focus and move. They may ask about any problems, discomfort, or concerns the patient has experienced related to their eyes.

Optometrists are the first stop for most people who need a medical provider to care for their vision health.