Dr. Debra Goldstein, MD

Dr. Debra Goldstein, MD

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Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
56 y/o
(9)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Debra Goldstein, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Chicago, IL. She is 56 years old and has been practicing for 24 years.

Northwestern Medical Group

259 E Erie St Ste 1520

Chicago, IL 60611
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • HFN
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Iridocyclitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sarcoidosis
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Goldstein ""Better people means better experiences. Our care team is committed to delivering results that change lives." "
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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
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sympathetic Uveitis
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion

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

  • Mcgill University Faculty of Medicine (Canada)
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Mcgill University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Mcgill University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Mcgill University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University Of Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Goldstein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Goldstein's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Goldstein to family and friends
5.0
based on 9 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
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Dr. Goldstein'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
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Crete, IL |
Dr Goldstien came highly recommended, so I made the trip for an appointment. I understand why she is so revered. I left the appointment without an unanswered question, and I am totally confident in the diagnosis and treatment plan. Thank you Northwestern, and Dr Goldstien.
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in Lincolnshire IL |
Dr. Goldstein is one in a million. She is friendly, comforting and professional. I do t want anyone else to manage my disease.
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in Chicago, IL |
Dr. Goldstein, is a rock star! She has heart, is an excellent diagnostician, comes up with smart ways of tackling the problem, is extremely knowledgeable in her field, and is well known and respected throughout the country by her peers as an expert. She is terrific, in all ways.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Goldstein accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna POS
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health Care PPO
  • HealthLink
  • HFN
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare
  • UniCare
    UniCare PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice
    Choice Plus
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Hospitals where Dr. Goldstein has admitting privileges

Northwestern Memorial Hospital
251 E Huron St
Chicago, IL 60611
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