Dr. Alexander J. Khammar, MD

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Dr. Alexander J. Khammar, MD

Ophthalmology | Male

The Eye Specialist Center LLC 10436 Southwest Hwy Ste 1, Chicago Ridge, IL 60415 Get Directions
(708) 423-4070

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As a board-certified and fellowship-trained pediatric ophthalmologist, I am committed to providing the best in medical and surgical care for...
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

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  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Esotropia
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Pinguecula
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Tear
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Vascular Disease

Procedures Performed

  • Excision of Chalazion
  • 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
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • Vitreous Surgery

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  • 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

  • Medical School
    Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1996

  • Residency Hospital
    Doheny Eye Institute, University Of Southern California, Los Angeles

    Completed in 2000

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University Of Colorado Health Sciences Center

    Completed in 2002

  • Undergraduate School
    Rutgers University

    Graduated in 1992

Awards & Recognition

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Khammar's Office & Staff

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Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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Dr. Khammar's Care Philosophy

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.