Dr. Daniel Ritacca, MD

Dr. Daniel Ritacca, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
Dr. Daniel Ritacca, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Vernon Hills, IL and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 1979 and specializes in ophthalmology.

230 Center Dr Ste 101

Vernon Hills, IL 60061

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
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Top Care Areas

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Eyelid Spasm
very high
more than 87% of peers
more than 75% of peers
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
more than 75% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

46  Conditions Treated

  • Adult Acne
  • Age Spots
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Floaters
  • Gigantomastia
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Skin Aging
  • Spider Veins
  • Stretch Marks
  • Sun-Damaged Skin
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wrinkles


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16  Procedures

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.


  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Luth Genl Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Evanston Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • New York Med College
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ritacca has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ritacca's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ritacca to family and friends
28 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Ritacca's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

I had a tattoo removed by Dr. Ritacca nearly 7 years ago and was very pleased. I’m currently having two more removed. Cutting edge technology and awesome staff. I've also had both botox and dermal fillers with excellent results. Highly recommended!
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Amazing experience. Went in for a tattoo removal. I got the numbing shot (highly recommend) and the actual removal process didn't hurt one bit. The whole staff is so friendly and they actually care about the results instead of just taking your money and rushing the process. Dr.Ritacca knows what...more
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I have gone to Dr. Ritacca for several treatments and he is always extremely professional, provides choices in a treatment for me to decide what is the best option for me. I have complete confidence when i go him that i will be taken care of. I would'nt go anywhere else! Thank you Dr. Ritacca!
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I had a procedure done on my eye lid to correct ptosis. Everyone was super friendly. I was very nervous and the staff made sure I was comfortable and relaxed going in to the procedure. The results were amazing. My eye looks almost completely normal. I still have a little swelling but that's because...more
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I went there for my melasma treatment and I was very frustrated. Dr. Ritacca and Jennifer were not friendly to me esp after I told them that my melasma got worst.
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