Dr. Alexander Khammar, MD

Dr. Alexander Khammar, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 47
(9)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Alexander Khammar, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Tinley Park, IL. He is 47 years old and has been practicing for 16 years.

18210 La Grange Rd Ste 210

Tinley Park, IL 60487

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health
  • Sagamore Health Network

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Khammar performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Pinguecula
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more than 42% of peers
Eye Infections
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more than 4% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Khammar "As a board-certified and fellowship-trained pediatric ophthalmologist, I am committed to providing the best in medical and surgical care for children's eyes because they affect not only how your child sees, but also how he or she learns and lives."
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Cataract
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Glaucoma
  • Hypopyon
  • Pinguecula
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Tear
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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Procedures

  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Intraocular Lens Pigmentation Removal
  • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
  • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • Retinal Surgery
  • Vitrectomy
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Rutgers University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Doheny Eye Institute, University Of Southern California, Los Angeles
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • University Of Colorado Health Sciences Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Khammar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Khammar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Khammar to family and friends
4.7
based on 9 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
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Dr. Khammar's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Khammar accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Priority Health
    Priority PPO
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.