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Dr. Walter Jay, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Maywood, IL, with another office in Hickory Hills, IL. He has 41 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Jay is affiliated with Loyola University Medical Center, Adventist Hinsdale Hospital and St Alexius Medical Center. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Walter Jay has the following 17 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

Loyola University Medical Center

2160 S 1st Ave
Maywood, IL 60153

9608 S Roberts Rd
Hickory Hills, IL 60457

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