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...   Read More

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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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        Malpractice Claims

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        Sanctions

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        Board Actions

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      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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      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 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.