License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Pollack is Excellent. Dr. Pollack has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
Promptness 3.7
Courteous Staff 3.3
Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
Bedside Manner 4.0
Spends Time with Me 4.3
Follows Up After Visit 3.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. John Pollack, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Diabetic Eye Disease (Diabetic Retinopathy)
  • Epiretinal Membrane
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Retina Surgery
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Disorders
  • Vitrectomy

Education & Awards

Dr. Pollack graduated from Georgetown University, Washington.


Dr. Pollack has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Rush University Medical Center 
  • Adventist Hinsdale Hospital 
  • Provena St Joseph Medical Center 


  • Polish
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. John S Pollack MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 19 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. John S. Pollack practice?
Dr. John Pollack has 2 office locations.
Dr. John Pollack practices Ophthalmology near Joliet, IL.
Additional practice locations include: Hinsdale, IL.
See Joliet Ophthalmologists.