Dr. Milap Mehta, MD

Dr. Milap Mehta, MD

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38 y/o
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Dr. Milap Mehta, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Sycamore, IL. He specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

Hauser Ross Eye Institute

1630 Gateway Dr

Sycamore, IL 60178
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Mehta performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Eyelid Surgery
very high
more than 95% of peers
Blepharitis
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Mehta's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Mehta's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Mehta "Dr. Mehta is a board certified ophthalmologist with extensive sub-specialty training in oculoplastic surgery and facial plastic surgery. He trained at the prestigious Wills Eye Hospital at Jefferson Medical College, Georgetown University for his ophthalmology training and Cleveland Clinic-Cole Eye Institute for oculofacial plastic surgery. Dr. Mehta has been in practice for 5 years and specializes in eyelid lifts including blepharoplasty and ptosis repair to improve vision, cosmetic eyelid surgery including removal of the lower eyelid bags, eyebrow lifts, and mid-face or cheek-lifts. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology and Fellow of the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He has extensive training in taking care of tumors, both benign and malignant, on the eyelids, eyes, face and orbit. Dr. Mehta also specializes in facial rejuvenation which includes non-surgical options. During his time as Director of Northshore Healthcare System’s oculoplastic surgery, he was given The Excellence Award by the nurses at Northshore University Hospital. His hobbies include running, basketball, traveling with his family, and spending time with his two daughters."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Mehta "Every procedure that’s performed at Hauser-Ross Eye Institute grants you the benefits and freedom of a life without limitations. Our state-of-the-art technology, innovative methods, and decades of experience make it possible for us to help you achieve the quality of life and health you aspire for."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

92  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anisocoria
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Blurred Vision
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Color Blindness
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Night Blindness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Photokeratitis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemangioma
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vision Impairment
  • Vision Loss
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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31  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Canthotomy
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Orbit Evisceration
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Physical Examination
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Retinal Testing
  • Soft Contact Lenses
  • Tear Duct 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

Education data for Dr. Mehta is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mehta has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mehta's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mehta to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Mehta'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Great doctor that removed my ingrown eye lashes. No longer have eye pain and infections.
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Dr. Mehta is one of my favorite specialists I have ever seen. He has a great attitude, and is incredibly knowledgable in his field. It's such a breath of fresh air to go to a doctor who is personable and friendly. You can tell that Dr. Mehta loves his job, and his passion for treating patients is...more
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