Dr. Rakhi Patil, MD

Dr. Rakhi Patil, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
Age 45
(9)
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Dr. Rakhi Patil, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Des Plaines, IL. She is 45 years old and has been practicing for 15 years.

8901 Golf Rd Ste 300

Des Plaines, IL 60016

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • HealthLink
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Glaucoma
very high
more than 96% of peers
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
high
more than 85% of peers
Dry Eyes
high
more than 78% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Patil ""Ophthalmology is an evolving field with continual improvements in care and treatment of the eye and associated diseases. My goal is to develop a working relationship with the patient in which the patient is educated about their ocular status and understands management and treatment.""
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
45

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chronic Angle-Closure Glaucoma
  • Closed-Angle Glaucoma
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma, Normal Tension, Susceptibility to
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Open-Angle Glaucoma
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trichiasis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Astigmatic Keratotomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Sutureless Cataract Surgery
  • Trabeculectomy
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

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

  • Millikin University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • Rush University
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Weiss Meml Hosp-U Chicago
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • U Il-Chicago Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University Of Illinois At Chicago
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Patil has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Patil's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Patil to family and friends
4.1
based on 9 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Patil'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
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Niles, IL |
That was a worst experience in my life! The office cancel surgery without any warnings because of bad connection with market place insurance , they did not answer the phones from our insurance agent and did not called direct to BCBS to fix the problem. (Insurance active, but by mistake was not...more
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in Park Ridge, IL |
Dr. Patil has such a lovely, caring manner. She immediately puts you at ease with her calmness and her level of explanation. I actually look forward to my annual check up with her!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Patil accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
    Platinum PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • HealthLink
    HealthLink PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Patil has admitting privileges

Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
1775 Dempster St
Park Ridge, IL 60068
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