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Dr. Nicholas Joseph Volpe MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 23 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
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Dr. Nicholas Volpe has 11 office locations.
Near North Side
312-695-7950
675 N Saint Clair St
Chicago, IL 60611

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Locations and availability (11)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(9)
Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Nicholas Volpe is Excellent. Dr. Volpe has been reviewed by 9 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Nicholas Volpe, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 22 areas:
  • Blindness
  • Brain Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Cranial Nerve Diseases
  • Diplopia
  • Eye Diseases
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eye Movement Disorders (Ocular Motility)
  • Eye Surgery (Ophthalmologic Surgical Procedures)
  • Headache Disorders
  • Intracranial Hypertension
  • Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Lazy Eye (Strabismus)
  • Oculomotor Nerve Diseases
  • Optic Nerve Cancer
  • Optic Nerve Diseases
  • Optic Nerve inflammation (Optic Neuritis)
  • Orbital Diseases
  • Papilledema
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri
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Education & Awards

Dr. Volpe graduated from State University of New York Downstate, Brooklyn. He has 5 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Vision Disorders
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2009, 2011 - 2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2011, 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2011)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Chicago, IL
Ophthalmologist

Affiliations

Dr. Volpe has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital 
  • Pennsylvania Hospital University PA Health System 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • Aetna - 3 plans
  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Independence Blue Cross - 2 plans
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey - 3 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Oxford Health Plans - 2 plans
  • Humana - 3 plans
  • Cigna - 3 plans
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield - 2 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans

Languages

  • Yoruba
  • Zulu


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Nicholas J. Volpe practice?
Dr. Nicholas Volpe practices Ophthalmology near Chicago, IL.
Additional practice locations include: Philadelphia, PA and Radnor, PA.
See Chicago Ophthalmologists.