Chicago Cornea Consultants is very proud to announce that Dr. Rachel Epstein has recently received certification from the American Board of Ophthalmology. This honor represents the culmination of many years of training and preparation.
Dr. Randy Epstein from Chicago Cornea, accompanied by Drs. Dan McLachlan, Robert Steinmetz, and Richard Schrenzel, participated in the annual Rush University Golf Outing at the Silver Lake Golf Club in Orland Park on Wednesday, September 25. Proceeds from this charitable event are used to fund scholarships for students attending Rush. Since the event began,… Read More
Have you heard? The FDA recently approved the commercial use of the AcrySof IQ PanOptix IOL! So what does that mean? For cataract and presbyopia patients, it means a lot! Keep reading to learn more! What is the PanOptix trifocal IOL? The AcrySof IQ PanOptix trifocal IOL is the latest in Alcon’s offerings for intraocular… Read More
Do you need to have cataract surgery? Has your doctor mentioned that you need to pick out an IOL? IOLs are an important part of cataract surgery, but what is an IOL? Keep reading to learn more about what IOLs are! What does IOL stand for? IOL stands for Intraocular Lens. It is an artificial… Read More
Dr. Parag A. Majmudar implants the first PanOptix trifocal intraocular lens at Chicago Cornea Consultants. This lens allows patients to see clearly at three distances — up-close, far away and in-between — with significantly reduced dependence on glasses after cataract surgery.
Are your eyes dry, irritated or burning? Do you sometimes find it hard to focus your eyes when you have been reading or using the computer for a long time? You may be able to participate in a research study to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of an investigational eye drop for the signs and… Read More
From left to right: vision with severe cataracts, vision with a monofocal IOL, vision with the PanOptix® IOL. (Photo Courtesy of Business Wire) Chicago Cornea will be one of the first eye care practices in the Chicago area to offer a revolutionary new intraocular lens implant for cataract surgery. The PanOptix® Trifocal IOL from Alcon… Read More
When it comes to your health, a few obvious things come to mind. Eat well, exercise often, and stay active. But can getting LASIK fall into this category? Keep reading to find out if getting LASIK is good for your health! Experience less eye strain We live in a digital world. When you wake up,… Read More
Did you recently have cataract surgery? Are you thinking about other ways to improve your vision? If you’re still not happy with your vision after cataract surgery, you may want to consider LASIK. For most people, they don’t mind wearing contacts or glasses. As people age, they tend to get cataracts and surgery is the… Read More
When it comes to the way you look, many people are unhappy. But if you have a condition called dermatochalasis, there’s more to it than that. With dermatochalasis, stretched out eyelids make it harder to see and read at a distance. This is more than a cosmetic problem, which is why blepharoplasty can come in… Read More