Dr. Christopher Kardasis, MD

Dr. Christopher Kardasis, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
(43)
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Dr. Christopher Kardasis, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Hazel Crest, IL and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in ophthalmology.

17850 Kedzie Ave Ste 1200

Hazel Crest, IL 60429

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • ADVANTAGE Health Solutions, Inc.
  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • AvMed
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Cigna
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Top Care Areas

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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 93% of peers
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
very high
more than 87% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 86% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kardasis "I am committed to providing excellent specialty eye care with a holistic approach to the individual."
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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

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • AL Amyloidosis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Amyloidosis
  • Amyloidosis, Beta2-Microglobulinic
  • Amyloidosis, Familial
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Coloboma of Optic Nerve
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Cornea Guttata With Anterior Polar Cataract
  • Corneal Abrasion
  • Corneal Dystrophy
  • Corneal Scar
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Headache
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocorneal Dysgenesis
  • Iridocorneal Endothelial Syndrome
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Iridodialysis
  • Iridogoniodysgenesis - Skeletal Anomalies
  • Iridogoniodysgenesis, Type1
  • Iris Hypoplasia - Glaucoma
  • Iritis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Leber Hereditary Optic Neuropathy
  • Macula Halo Syndrome
  • Macular Amyloidosis
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Neuromyelitis Optica
  • Neuro-Ophthalmological Disorders
  • Neurosarcoidosis
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Atrophy
  • Optic Atrophy, Autosomal Dominant
  • Optic Nerve Disorder
  • Optic Nerve Hypoplasia, Familial Bilateral
  • Optic Nerve Tumor
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Optic Neuropathy
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Polyarteritis
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Artery Occlusion
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sarcoidosis of the Optic Nerve
  • Scotoma
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Takayasu's Arteritis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Avastin® Injection
  • Biopsy of Cornea
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Botox® for Strabismus
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Extracapsular Cataract Extraction
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Drops
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Injection
  • Eye Patch
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Medical Therapy
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Incisional Glaucoma Surgery
  • Iridectomy
  • Iridotomy
  • Irregular Cornea Treatment With Scleral Contact Lenses
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • Laser Trabeculoplasty or Iridectomy
  • Lucentis® Injection
  • Macugen® Injection
  • Medical and Surgical Management of Glaucoma
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Oculoplastic Surgery
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Orbital Floor Fracture Repair
  • Orbital Surgical Procedures
  • Peripheral Iridotomy
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Ptosis (Eyelids) Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
  • Retinal Freezing (Cryopexy)
  • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • Retinal Testing
  • Retinal Thermal Laser Therapy
  • Strabismus Examination
  • Strabismus Surgery
  • Sutureless Cataract Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Iridotomy

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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

  • Loyola
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University Of Illinois Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Kresge Eye Institute
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Rush Presbyterian St Luke's Medical Center
    Other Education | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kardasis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Greek
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kardasis' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kardasis to family and friends
4.8
based on 43 total reviews (17 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (43)

  • 5
    (41)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Kardasis' 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 (17)

in Crete, IL
After the problems I was having with doctors,at the moment. I appreciated the kindness and explaination of the surgery and procedures. His overall personality is very welcoming and the smiles when treated are amazing. I will defenetly recommend him to others in conversations.
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in HAZEL CREST ILL 60429
My wife and I are patients and both of us are please with the service we received. THANK YOU DR. CHRISTOPER KARDASIS, MD, DONNA AND SHARON. See you all in a year. HAPPY HOLIDAYS.
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in Oak Forest, IL
Dr. Kardasis performed cataract lens replacement surgery on both of my eyes. I went from not being able to see well enough to renew my drivers license to having 20/20 vision, both near and distant. He is incredibly thorough and professional.
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in Lansing, IL
Dr. Kardasis is an outstanding surgeon & excellent eye doctor. We are very pleased with the result of my husband's cataract surgery on both eyes. We are very happy with the way he explains the result of his examinations. Both my husband & I are his patients. I highly recommend Dr. Kardasis.
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in South Holland, IL
Dr. Kardasis is an excellent provider. He explained everything to me before and after he preformed my cataract surgeries, both eyes. Both visits were excellent experiences. Dr. Kardasis and his office staff helped make these excellent experiences from the physicians office to the hospital. My...more
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