Dr. Parag Majmudar, MD

Dr. Parag Majmudar, MD

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48 y/o
(27)

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Dr. Parag Majmudar, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Hoffman Estates, IL and has been practicing for 24 years. He specializes in ophthalmology and cornea & refractive surgery.Read his story

Chicago Cornea Consultants

1585 Barrington Rd Ste 502

Hoffman Estates, IL 60169
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Missouri
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid

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Top Care Areas

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

Corneal Diseases
very high
more than 92% of peers
Keratoconus
high
more than 88% of peers
Cornea Surgery
high
more than 87% of peers

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Dr. Majmudar's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Majmudar "Ophthalmologist Chicago - Hoffman Estates - Chicago Cornea ConsultantsParag A. Majmudar, M.D. - Ophthalmologist Parag Majmudar, M.D., is a fellowship-trained corneal and refractive surgery specialist and a vital member of the Chicago Cornea Consultants' team. Raised primarily in New Jersey, Dr. Majmudar graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, as part of an honors program in medical education. After receiving his degree at the Medical College of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, where he was a member of the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society, Dr. Majmudar completed his ophthalmology residency at the University of Chicago, serving as chief resident in the Department of Ophthalmology. He followed his residency with a subspecialty fellowship in cornea and external diseases and refractive surgery at Rush-Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center in Chicago. An active participant in clinical research activities, Dr. Parag Majmudar is a highly regarded lecturer and instructor on the subjects of corneal and refractive surgery. Currently, he serves as an Associate Professor of Ophthalmology at Rush University in Chicago, as well as being the former co-director of the Corneal Fellowship at Rush. Dr. Majmudar is an active member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery as well as the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and he recently received the Academy's Senior Achievement Award. He is an International Council Representative from the United States for the International Society of Refractive Surgery. Dr. Parag Majmudar has private practices in Hoffman Estates, Illinois, Chicago, Illinois, and Highland Park, Illinois, where he specializes in laser and non-laser vision correction procedures, cataract surgery, keratoconus and complications stemming from refractive surgery. Dr. Majmudar has been featured in a special on WGN News about a new cataract surgery lens implant for vision correction. Click here to see the video! If you are interested in learning more about ophthalmologist Parag Majmudar, contact Chicago Cornea Consultants today. View a brief bibliography for this doctor"
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2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

46  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Still's Disease
  • Stye
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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15  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Corneal Collagen Cross-Linking (CXL)
  • Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Intracorneal Ring (ICR)
  • LASIK
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Vitreoretinal 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

  • Lehigh University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Med College Of Pennsylvania/Lehigh University College
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Allegheny General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University of Chicago
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Rush Presby/St Lukes
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Majmudar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Majmudar's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Majmudar to family and friends
27 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Majmudar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

This doctor is a rare find. Five (not exaggerating) other doctors said nothing could be done for me, He seems to have taken on my unusual problem (central island on my cornea) as a personal challenge, and has succeeded, giving me vision that has measured better than 20/20. He's extremely...more
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Dr Parag Majmudar is the best eye doctor I know. He is my parents eye doctor. He takes time to explain everything to the patient very patiently specially to the senior citizens. He did the surgery on my Dad it was a very speedy recover. I will highly recommend and have recommended family and...more
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Great doctor I have ever met after my kidney transplant doctor (Qasim Chaudhary from Unity Point Des Moines). Dr Majmudar is doing great work, Also thanks to Sanjay P Patel, MD. (my primary care physician)
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Diagnosed with Fuchs cornea dystrophy and Dr Majmadars procedure has been written up. Eventually I will need a cornea transplant. He's already done my left cataract. Everything is well.
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Good listener, communicates well, is thorough, doesn't mind questions or repeating himself, is reasonably patient, and equally importantly, is highly skilled in the OR. Operated smoothly, efficiently. AND runs a good office; they're nice, professional, thorough, and it's an unhectic environment. ...more
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