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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Alice Lyon is Excellent. Dr. Lyon has been reviewed by 16 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
Promptness 3.5
Courteous Staff 4.8
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 4.9
Spends Time with Me 4.8
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Alice Lyon, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • She has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Colposcopy
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetic Eye Disease (Diabetic Retinopathy)
  • Laser Surgery
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Retina Surgery
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Lyon graduated from University of Chicago. She has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2012, 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014 - 2015)


Dr. Lyon has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital 
  • Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital 
  • Children's Memorial Hospital 


  • English
  • German

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Additional Information
Dr. Alice Lyon MD is a female Ophthalmologist, has 25 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Alice Lyon practice?
Dr. Alice Lyon has 1 office location.
Dr. Alice Lyon practices Ophthalmology near Chicago, IL.
See Chicago Ophthalmologists.