Dr. Rama D. Jager, MD

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Dr. Rama D. Jager, MD

Ophthalmology | Male

University Retina and Macula Associates, PC 6320 159th St Ste A, Oak Forest, IL 60452 Get Directions
(708) 687-2222

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      • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
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      • Coventry Health Care
      • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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      Specialties

      • Ophthalmology

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      • Ophthalmology

      Conditions Treated

      • Acute Endophthalmitis
      • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
      • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
      • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
      • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Bell's Palsy
      • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
      • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
      • Benign Tumor
      • Blepharitis
      • Blind Hypotensive Eye
      • Blindness
      • Brain Disorders
      • Cataract
      • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
      • Chalazion
      • Chorioretinal Scars
      • Chorioretinitis
      • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
      • Contusion of the Eyeball
      • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
      • Corneal Diseases
      • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
      • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
      • Diabetic Cataracts
      • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
      • Diabetic Retinopathy
      • Diplopia
      • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
      • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
      • Drusen
      • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
      • Dry Eyes
      • Endophthalmitis
      • Entropion
      • Eye Cancer
      • Eye Disease
      • Eye Infections
      • Eyelid Disorders
      • Farsightedness
      • Floaters
      • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
      • Glaucoma
      • Headache
      • Hyphema
      • Hypotony of Eye
      • Iridocyclitis
      • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
      • Keratitis
      • Lazy Eye
      • Macular Degeneration
      • Macular Edema
      • Macular Hole
      • Marfan Syndrome
      • Migraine
      • Nearsightedness
      • Nystagmus
      • Ocular Hypertension
      • Optic Neuritis
      • Orbital Cellulitis
      • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
      • Presbyopia
      • Progressive High Myopia
      • Purulent Endophthalmitis
      • Retina Diseases
      • Retinal Artery Occlusion
      • Retinal Detachment
      • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
      • Retinal Dystrophy
      • Retinal Hemorrhage
      • Retinal Ischemia
      • Retinal Neovascularization
      • Retinal Telangiectasia
      • Retinal Vein Occlusion
      • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
      • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
      • Retinoschisis
      • Sarcoidosis
      • Senile Cataracts
      • Sjögren's Syndrome
      • Stye
      • Sympathetic Uveitis
      • Temporal Arteritis
      • Thyroid Disease
      • Trichiasis
      • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
      • Vascular Disease
      • Visual Field Defects
      • Vitreous Hemorrhage
      • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

      Procedures Performed

      • Cataract Removal Surgery
      • Cornea Transplant
      • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
      • Eye Injection
      • Eye Surgery
      • Ocular Prosthetics
      • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
      • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
      • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
      • Retinal Laser Surgery
      • Vitrectomy
      • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
      • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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        Sanctions

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        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1999

      • Internship Hospital
        Northwestern Memorial Hospital

        Completed in 2000

      • Residency Hospital
        University Chicago Hospital

        Completed in 2003

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Harvard Medical School

        Completed in 2004

      • Undergraduate School
        Northwestern University (McCormick School Of Engineering)

        Graduated in 1993

      • Other Education
        Stanford University

        Completed in 1996

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      • Specializes in Ophthalmology
      • Board certified in Ophthalmology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Jager's Care Philosophy

      Our mission is simple. We constantly strive to provide our patients with the very best retinal care possible. Through our dedication to education, technology, charity, and compassionate care, we continuously strive to provide our patients with the highest level of care in the world.