The Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary is one of the top Ophthalmology programs in the US. The full time clinical faculty of 14 MDs and 3 ODs forms the core attending staff for the Infirmary’s General Eye Clinic and nine subspecialties. In 2008, the Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary celebrated its 150th anniversary. he Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary, the patient care and teaching center of the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, sees 55,000 patients each year on the UIC Medical Center Campus and at satellite offices in downtown Chicago and the Millennium Park Eye Center.
Medical Director: Dimitri Azar, MD