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About Dr. Harit K Bhatt

Dr. Harit K Bhatt, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Oak Forest, IL. He has 14 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Bhatt has received 6 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

51 Ratings with 27 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Harit K Bhatt is Excellent. Dr. Harit K Bhatt has been rated by 51 patients. From those 51 patients 27 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Harit K Bhatt is 4.9 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

CHICAGOLAND ALLERGY AND ASTHMA

6320 159th St Ste A
Oak Forest, IL 60452
(708) 687-2222

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Specialties

Dr. Harit K Bhatt has the following 1 specialty

  • Ophthalmology

    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.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Harit K Bhatt has the following 28 expertise

  • Vitrectomy
  • Cataract
  • Vision Issues
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Glaucoma
  • Laser Coagulation
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Artery Occlusion
  • Blindness
  • Epiretinal Membrane
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Eye Injuries
  • Inherited Retinal Degeneration
  • Vitreous Detachment (Retina Detachment)
  • Proliferative Vitreoretinopathy
  • Eye Pain
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Eye Surgery (Ophthalmologic Surgical Procedures)
  • Macular Edema
  • Eye Abnormalities
  • Eye Exam
  • Diabetes Complications
  • Retinal Disorders
  • Uveitis
  • Retina Surgery
  • Eye Infections

Board Certifications

Dr. Harit K Bhatt is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Reviews

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Kind

Very nice doctor, takes time

Wait time
20 minutes
Easy Appointment
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Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
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Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
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Five Stars

Excellent above and beyond.

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Great doc

Very thoughtful doc. Takes his time and explained things about my eye

Wait time
20 minutes
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Five Stars

Listens to me

Wait time
10 minutes
Easy Appointment
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Friendly Staff
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Thank you

Excellent doctor and very nice staff! Very easy office to drive to

Wait time
10 minutes
Easy Appointment
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Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
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Appropriate Follow-up
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  • Awards

    6 Awards

  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award

    Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2018)

    The Patients' Choice Award - 5 Year Honoree is a recognition granted only to those doctors whose ratings have reflected excellence in care for five years in a row. Only 1% of all doctors in the United States are bestowed this honor by their patients.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2016, 2018, 2015)

    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.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2013, 2015, 2016, 2014, 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.

  • Top 10 Doctor - State

    Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)

    Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013, 2014, 2015)

    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.

  • Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area

    Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)

    Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Education

    14 Years Experience

  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 2004

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Harit K Bhatt accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
    • BCBS IL PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry Health and Life IL PPO
    • Coventry IL PPO
    • Coventry MO PPO
    • Coventry PPO Platinum
    • CoventryOne PPO Network
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana National HMO
    • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • PriorityHealth
    • PriorityHealth Priority PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Harit K Bhatt

Harit K. Bhatt MD is an ophthalmologist and vitreoretinal surgeon. He specializes in the medical and surgical diseases of the retina, vitreous, macula and uveitis. He is expertly-trained and skilled in the management of complex vitreoretinal and uveitic diseases. Dr. Bhatt utilizes the latest technology in the management of age-related macular degeneration, retinal vascular occlusions, diabetic retinopathy, retinal detachment surgery, macular hole surgery, diabetic surgery, and epiretinal membrane surgery. He is also one of the few retina specialists world-wide trained to use the NAVILAS computer-navigated retinal imaging and laser treatment system. Dr. Bhatt has been centered in the Chicago-land area since his early childhood. He graduated from Bishop McNamara High School in Kankakee, Illinois and received his undergraduate degree with Honors in Biology at the University of Illinois at Chicago. During his undergraduate training, he was a member of the Honors College, Phi Beta Kappa Honors Society, and one of only twenty-five University Scholar Award recipients in his entire class. Dr. Bhatt received his medical degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago. After a medical internship at MacNeal Hospital in Berwyn, Illinois he completed his ophthalmology residency at the Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary where he served as Chief Resident. Following his residency, he completed a two-year medical retina and vitreoretinal surgery fellowship at Northwestern University where he served as Chief Fellow. In addition to his own training, Dr. Bhatt has been dedicated to educating medical students, residents and new physicians. He participates in the education curriculum at numerous Chicago-land hospitals, such as Advocate Christ Medical Center. Additionally, he is committed to clinical research and participates in clinical trials involving new medications, drug-delivery devices, and surgical instruments. Dr. Bhatt has authored and collaborated on several peer-reviewed publications, meeting lectures, and textbook chapters. He is also co-author of the new edition of the Massachusetts Eye & Ear Review Manual for Ophthalmology. Additionally, Dr. Bhatt is an active member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and American Society of Retina Specialists. Dr. Bhatt holds a clinical faculty position at the University of Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary in Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Bhatt is Board-Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. Dr. Bhatt has office locations at Bedford Park, IL and Oak Forest, IL. He is on the medical staff at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, Illinois. Advocate South Suburban in Hazel Crest, Illinois. Dr. Bhatt is fluent in English, Spanish, and Gujarati. Dr. Bhatt's practice is built on compassionate ethical care and thoughtful communication with patients.

Locations & Directions

CHICAGOLAND ALLERGY AND ASTHMA, 6320 159th St Ste A, Oak Forest, IL
Uploaded January 1, 2012

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