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About Dr. Christopher F Wood
Dr. Christopher F Wood, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Arlington Heights, IL, with another office in Arlington Heights, IL. He has 24 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Wood is affiliated with Northwest Community Hospital. Dr. Wood has received 2 awards. He speaks English.
Dr. Christopher F Wood has the following 1 specialty
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.
Dr. Christopher F Wood has the following 12 expertise
- Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
- Vision Issues
- Eye Exam
- Macular Degeneration
- Eyelid surgery (Blepharoplasty)
- Lasik Surgery
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Refractive Surgical Procedures
- Eye Pain
Dr. Christopher F Wood has 1 board certified specialty
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Dr. Christopher F Wood is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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Patients' Choice Award (2014, 2016, 2017, 2018)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2017, 2018)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
Dr. Wood is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
24 Years Experience
Loyola University Chicago Stritch School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1994
Dr. Christopher F Wood accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS IL BlueChoice Select
- BCBS IL PPO
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA LocalPlus
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
Coventry Health Care
- Coventry Health and Life IL PPO
- Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
- Coventry IL PPO
- Coventry PPO Platinum
- First Health PPO
- HealthLink PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
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