Dr. Allen Pielet, MD

Dr. Allen Pielet, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 60
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Dr. Allen Pielet, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Tinley Park, IL and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Tulane Univ Sch Of Med in 1984 and specializes in ophthalmology.

6701 159th St Ste C

Tinley Park, IL 60477

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

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

Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ocular Hypertension
very high
more than 98% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Pielet's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

68  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemangioma
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoschisis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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10  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Eye Laceration

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

  • Tulane Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Nw U
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Michael Reese Hosp/U Chicago
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pielet has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pielet's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pielet to family and friends
7 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Pielet'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Experienced. Consummate professional. Professional staff.
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I've not idea how anyone could rate this doctor less than 5 stars. He is caring, confident, and extremely knowledgeable. He's performed over 20,000 lens replacement surgeries; has worked with the same surgical team for over 20 years; and clearly has the respect of everyone with whom he has...more
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I permanently damaged and lost vision in my right eye in 1986. For nearly 30 years Dr. Pielet has provided the care I need to sustain very good vision in my left eye. I have had retina separation twice in the last ten years, the latter in 2010 resulting in a vitrectomy (sp) and a subsequent lens...more
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Does not hesitate to consult with other physicians when presented with an unusual situation .Takes as much time as necessary according to patient's needs. In emergent situations provides patients with all contact information. Caring, thorough, and is able to think outside the box. One of the best ...more
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