Dr. Alan Chow, MD

Dr. Alan Chow, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 66
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Dr. Alan Chow, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Glen Ellyn, IL and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine in 1976 and specializes in ophthalmology.

386 Pennsylvania Ave Ste 3N

Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Chow's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Nystagmus
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chow treats Nystagmus more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Chow treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Congenital Motor Nystagmus
  • Nystagmus 1, Congenital, X-Linked
  • Nystagmus 2, Congenital, Autosomal Dominant
  • Nystagmus, Congenital Motor, Autosomal Recessive
  • Nystagmus, Hereditary Vertical
  • Nystagmus, Myoclonic
Strabismus
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chow treats Strabismus more than 60% of his peers

Dr. Chow treats this condition more than 60% of his peers

Benign Tumor
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chow treats Benign Tumor more than 23% of his peers

Dr. Chow treats this condition more than 23% of his peers

Dr. Chow's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Brain Disorders
  • Diplopia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Headache
  • Nystagmus
  • Retina Diseases
  • Strabismus
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects

About Me

Biography

Dr. Alan Chow, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Glen Ellyn, IL and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine in 1976 and specializes in ophthalmology.

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

Education

1984
Childrens Hospital National Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1980
Loyola University Med Center
Residency Hospital
1977
Good Samaritan Hospital
Internship Hospital
1976
Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine
Medical School
1984
1980
1977
1976

Awards

Dr. Chow's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chow

4.2

Based on 17 reviews

5 Stars
76.47058823529412%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
5.882352941176471%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
17.647058823529413%
(3)

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My son had been a patient of Dr. Chow for several years and he diagnosed his strabismus and has performed 2 surgeries on his eyes. Dr Chow takes is time to explain in grate detail what his findings are and how to proceed. I have complete trust in Dr. Chow and would not go to any other...Read More
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Dr Chow has performed strabismus surgery on me twice - about 24 years apart, (last one last month) once per eye. Both were very much needed, and very successful. He is dedicated, deeply experienced and professional.
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My son had crossed eyes and Dr chow fixed them through surgery to make them perfectly straight!
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He is so amazing. I trusted his opinion completely. He did an amazing job on my sons eye surgery. I felt like we were in great hands with Dr. Chow.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO