Dr. David Palmer, MD

Dr. David Palmer, MD

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Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
62 y/o
15 reviews

Accepting new patients

Northwestern Medical Group

2701 Patriot Blvd

Glenview, IL 60026
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
  • Tricare

Learn about Dr. Palmer

Care Philosophy

Dr. David Palmer is passionate about ophthalmology and compassionate with his patients. Dr. Palmer believes that every aspect in care--from the moment a patient arrives in the exam room to the most delicate surgical procedure--is important to understanding individualized treatment approaches, communication, and patient well-being.
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Dr. Palmer's Experience

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Dr. Palmer's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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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

  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
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Procedures

  • Argon Laser Trabeculoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Iridectomy
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Trabeculotomy Ab Externo
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • YAG Iridotomy
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

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

  • Indiana Univ
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • University Of Chicago-Pritzker School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Michael Reese Hospital And Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University of Illinois Hospital and Health System
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Massachusetts Eye/Ear Infirmary
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Contributed Services Recognition Award, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 2005
  • Distinguished Service Award, Eye Care America, 2004
  • Guest of Honor speaker, Chandler-Grant Glaucoma Society meeting, Chicago, IL., 2010
  • Achievement Award, American Academy of Ophthalmology, 2005
  • Chicago's Top Doctors, Chicago Magazine, 2008
  • Consumer Research Council of America: Guide to America's Top Ophthalmologists, 2003-2011
  • Guest of Honor Award for teachers who have made significant contributions to ophthalmic education., 2005
  • Castle Connolly Guide to Chicago's Top Physicians, 2001-2011
Media & Publications
  • The Glaucoma Book, 2010
  • Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers, and Imaging, 2008
  • January Glaucoma Month,
  • Illinois Society for the Prevention of Blindness and January Glaucoma Month,

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Palmer's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Palmer to family and friends
3.7
based on 15 total surveys (1 with a review)
Dr. Palmer's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Reviews (1)
Lake Bluff, IL |
I called to make appt. for 4:30 and on or a Saturday. I was told that I would get a call back within 24-48 hours. I was called 1 week later and I on a number that I did not leave. The lady that left a message said they had available on Friday at 2:30! I asked for 4:30 or Saturday. I called again and was told that someone would call me in 24 to 48 hours.. I requested that I get a call back with in 24 hours..no such luck! Scheduling an appointment should not be this hard, UNACCEPTABLE!
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Dr. Palmer accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna POS
    Cigna PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Humana HMO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    PHCS Network PPO
  • PHCS
    PHCS PPO
  • Tricare

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