Dr. Frederick Brightbill MD

  • Ophthalmology Freeport, IL

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Dr. Frederick Brightbill, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Freeport, IL, with another office in Rockford, IL. He has 49 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Brightbill is affiliated with Osf Saint Anthony Medical Center, Van Matre Healthsouth Rehabilitation Hospital and Rockford Memorial Hospital. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Frederick Brightbill has the following 3 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 1 board certification.


An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.


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Locations & Directions

1036 W Stephenson St
Freeport, IL 61032

2929 McFarland Rd
Rockford, IL 61107

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