Dr. Parashos Lagouros, MD

Dr. Parashos Lagouros, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Parashos Lagouros, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Peoria, IL and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 1981 and specializes in ophthalmology.

8921 N Wood Sage Rd

Peoria, IL 61615

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 98% of peers
Retina Diseases
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Lagouros'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

59  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hypertropia
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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8  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 12/22/2015
    Amount or Range: $250,000.00
    Nature of Complaint: INCIDENT LOCATION: PEORIA, IL
    State: Illinois
0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

2 Board Actions
  • Unwarranted Tests/Treatment (9/26/2016)
    Action Taken: Fine
    Summary: Lagouros, Parashos A MD: License # 036064721: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician performed unnecessary surgery on a patient's left eye. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation issued a REPRIMAND on the physician's license and imposed a FIEN in the amount of $2,500.00.
    State: Illinois
  • Unwarranted Tests/Treatment (9/26/2016)
    Action Taken: Fine
    Summary: Lagouros, Parashos A MD: License # 036064721: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician performed unnecessary surgery on a patient's left eye. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation issued a REPRIMAND on the physician's license and imposed a FINE in the amount of $2,500.00.
    State: Illinois

Education

  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • St Francis Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • St Francis Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University Of Illinois
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Of Illinois
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Lagouros has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Lagouros has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lagouros' Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lagouros to family and friends
2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Lagouros' 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

    16 to 30 minutes
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