Dr. Nicholas Volpe, MD

Dr. Nicholas Volpe, MD

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Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
54 y/o
(6)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Nicholas Volpe, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Chicago, IL. He is 54 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.

Northwestern Medical Group

259 E Erie St Ste 1520

Chicago, IL 60611
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • HFN
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Diplopia
very high
more than 98% of peers
Hypertropia
very high
more than 93% of peers
Esotropia
normal
more than 72% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Volpe "Through careful listening and thorough examination and testing, I am committed to providing the best possible compassionate care to each and every patient."
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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)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Hemifacial Spasm
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Keratitis
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Neuro-Ophthalmological Disorders
  • Neurological Diseases
  • Optic Nerve Coloboma With Renal Disease
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vision Impairment
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • Extraocular Muscle 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

  • State University of New York at Brooklyn College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Beth Israel Medical Center - Petrie Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Massachusetts Eye/Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Massachusetts Eye/Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Volpe has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Volpe does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Volpe and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Volpe's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Volpe to family and friends
3.7
based on 6 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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

Dr. Volpe's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Volpe accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Advantage PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna POS
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health Care PPO
  • HealthLink
  • HFN
  • Humana
    Humana HMO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare
  • UniCare
    UniCare PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice
    Choice Plus
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Hospitals where Dr. Volpe has admitting privileges

Northwestern Memorial Hospital
251 E Huron St
Chicago, IL 60611
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