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Rakhi Patil, MD

Ophthalmologist

Gender: Female
Experience: 16 years
Languages: English

About Rakhi Patil, MD

"Ophthalmology is an evolving field with continual improvements in care and treatment of the eye and associated diseases. My goal is to develop a working relationship with the patient in which the patient is educated about their ocular status and undertands management and treatment."

-Dr. Rakhi Patil

Dr. Rakhi Patil is one of five board certified ophthalmologists providing superior patient eye-care at The Midwest Center for Sight. Dr. Patil is an expert in the diagnosis and treatment of glaucoma.

Dr. Patil received her medical degree from Rush University Medical College in Chicago. She graduated summa cum laude from Millikin University in Decatur, IL, majoring in biology and chemistry. She completed her residency at the University of Illinois at Chicago where she was Chief Resident in the Department of Ophthalmology. While at the UIC she completed a glaucoma fellowship.

Dr. Patil is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and a member of the Chicago Ophthalmologic Society, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery as well as a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.

Dr. Patil specializes in glaucoma treatment and cataract surgery with intraocular lens implants.

Ophthalmologist

Dr. Rakhi Patil is an Ophthalmologist in Des Plaines, IL with special training and skill in performing eye exams, diagnosing and treating eye disease, prescribing medications and performing eye surgery. As an Ophthalmologist, Rakhi Patil, MD performs eye exams, vision care, eye disease diagnosis and treatment, and eye surgery. Ophthalmology is the diagnosis and treatment of all eye and visual ailments including vision services (glasses and contacts) and surgery, as well as the prevention of medical eye disorders. Significant diseases and conditions treated by Ophthalmologists include amblyopia (lazy eye), astigmatism, cataracts, conjunctivitis, diabetic retinopathy, dry eye, eye cancer, glaucoma, hyperopia, macular degeneration, myopia, presbyopia, retinal detachment, strabismus, and uveitis. Medical tests, procedures and therapies provided by Ophthalmologists include eye exams, blepharoplasty, intraoccular lens, laser eye surgery, and photodynamic therapy.

Ophthalmologists in Des Plaines, IL

Glaucoma Ophthalmologist

Dr. Rakhi Patil is a Glaucoma Ophthalmologist in Des Plaines, IL with special training and skill in eye surgery and eye disease. As a Glaucoma Ophthalmologist, Rakhi Patil, MD performs diagnostic testing, medication prescription, laser surgery, and operating room surgery. Glaucoma Ophthalmology is an osteopathic or medical specialty providing eye and vision care for patients with glaucoma. Significant diseases and conditions treated by Glaucoma Ophthalmologists include glaucoma. Medical tests, procedures and therapies provided by Glaucoma Ophthalmologists include ophthalmoscopy, perimetry, tonometry, gonioscopy, pachymetry, medication prescription, minimally invasive glaucoma surgery, iridotomy, trabeculoplasty, trabeculectomy, and glaucoma drainage device implantation.

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  • Cataracts
  • Glaucoma
  • Cataract Extraction Surgery with Intraocular Lens Insertion
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Rush University

    Doctor of Medicine (MD)

    Rush University (Jan ’99)


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Rakhi Patil, MD

Rakhi Patil, MD
Ophthalmologist

Suburban Eye Consultants, S.C.
8901 W Golf Rd, Suite 300
Des Plaines, IL 60016

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