Dr. Gaurav Singh, MD

Dr. Gaurav Singh, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 37
(3)
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Dr. Gaurav Singh, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Joliet, IL and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from Univ Of Il Coll Of Med in 2008 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

202 N Hammes Ave

Joliet, IL 60435

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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Glaucoma
very high
more than 94% of peers
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
very high
more than 93% of peers
Blepharitis
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Dr. Singh's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Singh "Dr. Gaurav Singh is a board certified ophthalmologist who has been in private practice for over 4 years and comes with a wealth of experience having done over 6 thousand in-office and hospital based surgical procedures. Dr. Singh is a native of Illinois being brought up in the suburbs of Chicago. He graduated with honors from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology and a minor in Chemistry. While there, he also completed his Master of Science Degree in Community Health. Dr. Singh received his Doctor of Medicine from University of Illinois at Chicago in 2008 and then completed a one year internship at Weiss Memorial Hospital in Chicago. Dr. Singh then obtained his specialty training in ophthalmology at the esteemed Medical College of Wisconsin Eye Institute in Milwaukee, WI. Dr. Singh has experience in the latest small-incision cataract surgery including laser-assisted cataract surgery (LenSx). In addition, he has a wealth of experience with Advanced Technology Lens (ATL) implantation including Toric and Multifocal lenses. Furthermore, Dr. Singh is also experienced in the laser and surgical treatment of glaucoma with special interest in minimally invasive glaucoma surgery (MIGS). In addition to his surgical expertise, Dr. Singh provides nonsurgical ophthalmic care for many diseases such as Diabetes and Macular degeneration."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Singh ""I treat every patient as if they were my own family, applying my knowledge and experience to come up with individual treatment plans." - Dr. Singh"
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anisocoria
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Medical and Surgical Management of Glaucoma
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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

  • University Of Illinois At Urbana Champaign
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
  • Univ Of Il Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • Weiss Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Eye Institute At Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Masters In Community Health At University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign
    Other Education | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Singh has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Singh's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Singh to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Singh'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 (2)

in Joliet, IL
I recently had my appointment with Dr. Singh and I have to say that it was a great experience for me. He was very efficient and explained everything to me and made sure that I understood what he was saying. He is so easy to talk to and answered my questions. His staff is also excellent - very...more
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in Peru, IL
Dr. Singh took time to listen to my problems. He told me to wait on the cataract surgery while we worked on my dry eyes and it was the right advice. After treating my dry eyes, he fixed my cataracts. I could see so much better. Before, i could barely see out of my driveway. afterwards, i was...more
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