Nishat P Alvi, MD Ophthalmology

Dr. Nishat P Alvi, MD - Reviews

Ophthalmology Elgin, IL

About Dr. Nishat P Alvi MD

Dr. Nishat P Alvi, MD is a doctor primarily located in Elgin, IL, with other offices in Hoffman Estates, IL and Elgin, IL( and 2 other locations). They have 28 years of experience. Their specialties include Ophthalmology.

Dr. Alvi has received 3 awards.


Dr. Nishat P Alvi has 4 locations

Get Directions Specialty Care Institute 1710 N Randall Rd Ste 210 Elgin, IL 60123
Get Directions Specialty Care Institute 3150 W Higgins Rd Ste 130 Hoffman Estates, IL 60169
Get Directions Advocate Health Care 1710 N Randall Rd Ste 200 Elgin, IL 60123
Get Directions Vision Institute Of Illinois 602 Fox Glen Ct Barrington, IL 60010


Dr. Nishat P Alvi has the following 1 SPECIALTIES

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. Nishat P Alvi has the following 10 expertise

  • Glaucoma
  • Eye Pain
  • Cataract
  • Laser Surgery
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Blindness
  • Vision Issues
  • Eye Exam


3 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2017)

    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.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2017, 2018)

    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 (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.


28 Years Experience

University Of Illinois College Of Medicine


Weill Cornell Medical College

Graduated in 1992

Dr. Nishat P Alvi Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network 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. Nishat P Alvi

My goal is to provide individualized state-of-the-art care using the latest technology in a personalized, caring fashion.

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