Dr. Mark Benjamin, MD

Dr. Mark Benjamin, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(8)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Mark Benjamin, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in La Grange Highlands, IL and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from R Franklin Univ Of Med & Sci in 1993 and specializes in ophthalmology, cataract surgery, and more.

5201 Willow Springs Rd Ste 280

La Grange Highlands, IL 60525

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Keratitis
very high
more than 90% of peers
Eye Infections
very high
more than 89% of peers
Entropion
high
more than 84% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Benjamin "The care of your eyesight is a lifelong journey. When you entrust your eye health to the doctors and staff at Benjamin Eye Care you will receive personalized attention, compassionate care and excellence in eye care. You will understand your diagnosis, all of your options, and the benefits and risks of treatment. We will work together to achieve the best results possible. We will be your partner in sight."
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & External Diseases
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery
  • Optometry
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Board Certifications

Dr. Benjamin does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vision Disorders
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • LASIK
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • Laser Trabeculoplasty
  • Medical and Surgical Management of Glaucoma
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Ptosis (Eyelids) Surgery
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Sutureless Cataract Surgery
  • Trabeculectomy

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

  • R Franklin Univ Of Med & Sci
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Mercy Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Cook County Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Benjamin has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Benjamin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Benjamin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Benjamin to family and friends
4.0
based on 8 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
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Dr. Benjamin's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
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
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Palos Park, IL |
It has been my privilege to be a patient of Dr. Benjamin for over 10 years. A recent concern brought me to the office during a time of heavy patient load, and I was treated with compassion and professionalism by the entire staff. I have had 2 cataract surgeries and a few other minor procedures...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Benjamin accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Choice
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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