Dr. Barry S Herst MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 33 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
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Dr. Barry Herst has 3 office locations.
Eye Physicians and Surgeons/Chicago SC
2800 N Sheridan Rd
Ste 103
Chicago, IL 60657

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Locations and availability (3)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Barry Herst is Excellent. Dr. Herst has been reviewed by 3 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Barry Herst, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Glaucoma
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)

Education & Awards

Dr. Herst graduated from Loyola University Chicago, Maywood.


Dr. Herst has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • West Suburban Medical Center 
  • Michael Reese Hospital And Medical Center 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Herst accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 16 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 16 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois - 12 plans
  • Evercare - 3 plans
  • Humana - 3 plans
  • Cigna - 5 plans
  • Aetna - 3 plans


  • Russian
  • Tagalog

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Barry S. Herst practice?
Dr. Barry Herst practices Ophthalmology near Chicago, IL.
Additional practice locations include: Glencoe, IL and Skokie, IL.
See Chicago Ophthalmologists.