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Dr. Scott H Kirk, MD

Ophthalmology
River Forest, IL (2 other locations)

About Dr. Scott H Kirk MD

Dr. Scott H Kirk, MD is a doctor primarily located in River Forest, IL, with other offices in Gurnee, IL and Merrillville, IN. He has 43 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. He speaks Polish, Spanish, English.

Dr. Kirk has received 3 awards.

Locations

Dr. Scott H Kirk has 3 locations

Kirk Eye Center 7427 Lake St River Forest, IL 60305
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Kirk Eye Center 3477 Grand Ave Gurnee, IL 60031
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Williams Eye Institute 8510 Broadway Merrillville, IN 46410
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS

Specialties

Dr. Scott H Kirk has the following 1 SPECIALTIES

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. Scott H Kirk has the following 10 expertise

  • Vision Issues
  • Blindness
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Cataract
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Glaucoma
  • Eye Exam
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Eye Pain

Awards

3 Awards

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2015, 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.

  • 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.

Education

43 Years Experience

Barnes Jewish Hospital

Residency

Washington University In St Louis School Of Medicine

Graduated in 1978

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More about Dr. Scott H Kirk

Dr. Kirk graduated from the Washington University In St Louis School of Medicine in 1978. He works in River Forest, IL and 2 other locations and specializes in Ophthalmology.

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