Dr. Lawrence Wolin, MD

Dr. Lawrence Wolin, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
(16)
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Dr. Lawrence Wolin, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Arlington Heights, IL. He is 64 years old and has been practicing for 36 years.

1602 W Central Rd

Arlington Heights, IL 60005

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
very high
more than 97% of peers
Senile Cataracts
very high
more than 97% of peers
Cataract
very high
more than 96% 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

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anisocoria
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Photokeratitis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • 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

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 4/6/2015
    Amount or Range: $1,000,000.00
    Nature of Complaint: COOK COUNTY, IL
    State: 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

  • Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Mt Sinai Hospital Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Michael Reese Hosp Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Wolin has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Wolin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wolin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wolin to family and friends
2.7
based on 16 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Wolin's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Mount Prospect, IL |
Dr. office had ultrasound tech who did not know how to perform test., Walked out of there soaking wet. office was more concerned about utilizing doctors personally owned limo service and upgraded lenses that what I had explained that I wanted, Pushed limo service hard and should have been using...more
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in Chicago, IL |
I came to see Dr. Wolin for a second opinion after another doctor performed my cataract surgery. Unfortunately I was not happy with the results from my first doctor. So I got a recommendation from a friend to see Dr. Wolin. He was very thorough with his exam, I ended up having to continue wearing...more
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in MUNDELEIN |
I called Dr. Wolin's office early in the morning concerned about all of a sudden having floaters....I was told to come into the office immediately.When I arrived I was ushered into the exam room. After my eyes were dialated Dr. Wolin addressed my issue very professionaly ,assured me that I am OK...more
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in Schaumburg, IL |
Dr. Wolin is not professional. I made new glasses w/ new proscription and can't even read street names with it. Brought it to their attention, but no help. Doctor was yelling at me and said stop comparing two eyes. Actually it was compared by their staff. I am just not comfortable driving with...more
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in Buffalo Grove, IL |
I would not recommend this practice, as I have had a very bad experience with the optical department not able to properly fit glasses and could not correct the problem. Better service at Lens Crafter or Pearle.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Wolin accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthLink
    HealthLink PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Priority Health
    Priority PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Wolin has admitting privileges

Northwest Community Hospital
800 W Central Rd
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
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