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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 61

3633 W Lake Ave Ste 301
Glenview, IL 60026
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Dr. Palmer's Experience

Dr. Palmer's Care Philosophy


  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
  • Argon Laser Trabeculoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Iridectomy
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Pterygium Excision
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Trabeculotomy Ab Externo
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • YAG Iridotomy
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri
  • Pterygium
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects

Background Check for Dr. Palmer

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Illinois.
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Awards & Recognitions


  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Contributed Services Recognition Award, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 2005
  • Distinguished Service Award, Eye Care America, 2004
  • Guest of Honor speaker, Chandler-Grant Glaucoma Society meeting, Chicago, IL., 2010
  • Achievement Award, American Academy of Ophthalmology, 2005
  • Chicago's Top Doctors, Chicago Magazine, 2008
  • Consumer Research Council of America: Guide to America's Top Ophthalmologists, 2003-2011
  • Guest of Honor Award for teachers who have made significant contributions to ophthalmic education., 2005
  • Castle Connolly Guide to Chicago's Top Physicians, 2001-2011

Media & Publications

  • The Glaucoma Book, 2010
  • Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers, and Imaging, 2008
  • January Glaucoma Month
  • Illinois Society for the Prevention of Blindness and January Glaucoma Month

Education & Training

Medical School

University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1980

Internship Hospital

Michael Reese Hospital And Med Center
Complete in 1981

Residency Hospital

University Ill Eye Ear Infirm
Complete in 1984

Fellowship Hospital

Mass Eye Ear Infirm
Complete in 1985

Undergraduate Schools

Indiana Univ
Graduated in 1976

Languages Spoken by Dr. Palmer & Staff

  • English

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