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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 53

1800 Hollister Dr Ste 205
Libertyville, IL 60048
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Hospital Quality

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Rush University Medical Center
1653 West Congress Parkway
Chicago, IL 60612
Advocate Condell Medical Center
801 South Milwaukee Avenue
Libertyville, IL 60048

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
North Shore Glaucoma&Eye Phys
Libertyville Office
1800 Hollister Dr Ste 205
Libertyville, IL 60048
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    Dr. Savitt's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Anterior Vitrectomy
    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Contact Lens Services
    • Cornea Transplant
    • Cyclocryotherapy
    • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Glaucoma Surgery
    • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
    • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
    • Repair of Eye Laceration
    • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
    • Trabeculotomy Ab Externo
    • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
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    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
    • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Blepharitis
    • Blindness
    • Cataract
    • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
    • Chalazion
    • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Corneal Ulcer
    • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Dry Eyes
    • Ectropion of Eyelid
    • Entropion
    • Esotropia
    • Exotropia
    • Floaters
    • Giant Cell Arteritis
    • Glaucoma
    • Headache
    • Herpetic Keratitis
    • Hyphema
    • Keratitis
    • Lazy Eye
    • Macular Edema
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    • Migraine
    • Nearsightedness
    • Ocular Hypertension
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
    • Pinguecula
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Pterygium
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Dystrophy
    • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
    • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
    • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
    • Retinoschisis
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Stye
    • Trichiasis
    • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
    • Visual Field Defects
    • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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    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.
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Rush Medical College Of Rush University
    Graduated in 1987

    Residency Hospital

    Columbus Hospital
    Eye and Ear Hospital Pittsburgh
    University Il College Of Med
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Savitt & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Savitt's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Advocate Condell Medical Center

    • Rush University Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Savitt

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Savitt to family and friends

    6 responses
    above
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    6 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 6 responses
    same as
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    Experience with Dr. Savitt
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    6 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    6 responses
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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Savitt accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

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    • Humana
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Medicaid
    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
    • MVP Health Care
    • National Elevator
    • Pipefitters
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    Office Locations

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    North Shore Glaucoma&Eye Phys
    Libertyville Office
    1800 Hollister Dr Ste 205
    Libertyville, IL 60048
    (847) 573-9055 (Office)
    (847) 573-1790 (Fax)
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