Dr. Nicholas Volpe, MD

Dr. Nicholas Volpe, MD

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Ophthalmology  ·  
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54 y/o
(6)

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Dr. Nicholas Volpe, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 26 years. He specializes in ophthalmology.

Northwestern Medical Group

259 E Erie St Ste 1520

Chicago, IL 60611
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Insurance Accepted

  • 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

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

Dr. Volpe'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.

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."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

47  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
  • Neurological Diseases
  • Neuro-Ophthalmological Disorders
  • 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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1  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

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Dr. Volpe's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Volpe to family and friends
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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