Dr. Harit Bhatt, MD

Dr. Harit Bhatt, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 38
Dr. Harit Bhatt, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Oak Forest, IL and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 2004 and specializes in ophthalmology.

6320 159th St Ste A

Oak Forest, IL 60452

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

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Retinal Telangiectasia
very high
more than 97% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
more than 86% of peers
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
more than 84% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bhatt "University Retina is engaged in the practice of medicine specializing in diseases and surgery of the retina, vitreous, and macula. We specifically specialize in the treatment of age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, retinal detachment repair, retinal vein occlusions, and other disorders of the retina, vitreous, and macula. We currently see patients at two main locations: Burbank, Illinois and Oak Forest, Illinois. Our offices are handicapped accessible and equipped with state-of-the-art diagnostic tools. Fundus photography, fluorescein angiography, indocyanine angiography, and ultrasoundography, laser treatment, certain types of retinal detachment repair, and intravitreal injection therapy are all available on-site. We offer state-of-the-art treatment options as well including intravitreal injections, computer navigated laser surgery, photodynamic therapy, cryotherapy, and other major retinal procedures."


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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

113  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Best's Disease
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Diabetes-Like Retinal Edema
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Exudative Retinopathy, Familial
  • Exudative Retinopathy, Familial, Autosomal Dominant
  • Exudative Retinopathy, Familial, Autosomal Recessive
  • Exudative Retinopathy, Familial, X - Linked, Recessive
  • Exudative Vitreoretinopathy
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Defects - Arachnodactyly - Cardiopathy
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eye Melanoma
  • Eye Movement Disorders
  • Eye Muscle Disorders
  • Eye Paresis
  • Eye Strain
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Corneal Dystrophy, Type I
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Degeneration, Polymorphic
  • Macular Dystrophy, Atypical Vitelliform
  • Macular Dystrophy, Concentric Annular
  • Macular Dystrophy, Retinal, 2
  • Macular Dystrophy, Retinal, 3
  • Macular Dystrophy, Vitelliform, Adult-Onset
  • Macular Dystrophy, Vitelliform, Early-Onset
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Macular Pucker
  • Macules, Hereditary, Congenital Hypopigmented and Hyperpigmented
  • Migraine
  • North Carolina Macular Dystrophy
  • Ocular Herpes (Herpes of the Eye)
  • Ophthalmoplegia
  • Optic Neuropathy
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Artery Occlusion
  • Retinal Degeneration
  • Retinal Degeneration - Nanophthalmos - Glaucoma
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Disinsertion Syndrome
  • Retinal Dysplasia, X - Linked
  • Retinal Edema
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Macoaneurysm
  • Retinal Migraine
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Scarring
  • Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Telangiectasia and Hypogammaglobulinemia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa - Deafness - Mental Retardation - Hypogonadism
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa - Mental Retardation - Deafness
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa 1
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa 27
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa 29
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa Deafness Hypogenitalism
  • Retinitis Punctata Albescens
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Retinohepatoendocrinologic Syndrome
  • Retinopathic Oxygen Toxicity
  • Retinopathy
  • Retinopathy - Anemia - CNS Anomalies
  • Retinopathy - Aplastic Anemia - Neurological Abnormalities
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinopathy, Arteriosclerotic
  • Retinopathy, Pigmentary - Mental Retardation
  • Retinoschisis
  • Retinoschisis of Fovea
  • Retinoschisis, Autosomal Dominant
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveal Diseases
  • Uveal Melanoma
  • Uveitic Glaucoma
  • Uveitis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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18  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Eye Surgery
  • Fluorscein Angiography
  • Indocyanine Green Angiography
  • Injection Therapy
  • Macular Pucker Surgery
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
  • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • Retinal Surgery
  • Retinal Testing
  • Ultrasound
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • 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.


  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Macneal Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University Of Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • The American Board of Ophthalmology Certification, 2010
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Polish
  • Spanish

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