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Dr. Dimitri T Azar 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. Dimitri T Azar has the following 16 expertise
- Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
- Corneal Diseases
- Corneal Ulcer
- Refractive Surgical Procedures
- Cornea Transplant (Penetrating Keratoplasty)
- Eye Injuries
- Vision Disorders
- LASIK (Laser In Situ Keratomileusis)
- Corneal Neovascularization
- Laser Eye Surgery (Photorefractive Keratectomy)
- Eye Surgery (Ophthalmologic Surgical Procedures)
- Corneal Transplantation
- Fungal eye infections
- Bacterial Eye Infections
Dr. Dimitri T Azar has 1 board certified specialty
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience
Dr. Dimitri T Azar is Board Certified in 1 specialty
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.
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I found myself in mass eye and ear after someone pointed fireworks at my face.I had 18 doctors look at me the only one who gave me a chance was dr azar.he spent a solid month with me working on both my eyes.without his help I would have lost my right eye without question.I also remember I could not see him at first but his voice was the only thing I had.this doctor saved a badly burned eye.I have had over 100 eye operations and he is the most gifted and kind man in the world.I trust him and anyone who is in need of the best go visit him I am now a dad of three and if any of my kids were ever hurt they would go to him my rating the best in the world
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009, 2010, 2012)
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.
Patients' Choice Award (2010, 2011, 2012, 2014)
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.
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)
Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.
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Locations & DirectionsIllinois Eye And Ear Infirmary, 1855 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL
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