Dr. Lois Polatnick, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
Age 65
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Dr. Lois Polatnick, MD
Dr. Lois Polatnick, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Chicago, IL. She is 65 years old and has been practicing for 39 years. Dr. Polatnick is affiliated with Presence Mercy Medical Center and Loyola University Medical Center.

Lois Polatnick, MD

2900 N Lake Shore Dr

Chicago, IL 60657

Contact Information
Dr. Lois Polatnick, MD

Dr. Lois Polatnick, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Care Philosophy

A caring and careful evaluation of every patient
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Dr. Polatnick's Experience

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Dr. Polatnick's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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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
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Exotropia
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hypotropia
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Edema
  • Migraine
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eyelid 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 At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Buffalo General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University Hospital SUNY Upstate Medical University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • National Institutes Of Health
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Washington Hospital Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Polatnick has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Polatnick's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Polatnick to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review
Dr. Polatnick's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Polatnick accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Polatnick has admitting privileges

Loyola University Medical Center
2160 S 1st Ave
Maywood, IL 60153
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Presence Mercy Medical Center
1325 N Highland Ave
Aurora, IL 60506
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