Dr. James McCarthy, MD

Dr. James McCarthy, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 90
(1)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. James McCarthy, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Elmhurst, IL and has been practicing for 64 years. He graduated from Med Coll Of Wi in 1954 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1200 S York St Ste 3290

Elmhurst, IL 60126

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HealthLink
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

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Exophoria
very high
more than 98% of peers
Heterophoria
very high
more than 98% of peers
Floaters
very high
more than 88% of peers

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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

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Visual Field Defects

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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

  • Med Coll Of Wi
    Medical School | Graduated 1954
  • Philadelphia General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1955
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Cook Co Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. McCarthy has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McCarthy's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. McCarthy to family and friends
4.0
based on 1 review

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. McCarthy'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
Under 10 minutes

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